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Syrian refugees flood into Iraqi Kurdistan
More than 35,000 people have entered northern Iraq in a matter of days, fleeing civil war.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2013 22:57 GMT
Diseases rife amid Syria drug shortages
World Health Organisation says hospitals are perilously short of medicine and doctors after months of fighting.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2013 21:32 GMT
UN aid reaches Syria rebel-held town
Refugee agency convoys enter Azaz for the first time, where it says 45,000 people are living in 'appalling' conditions.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2013 18:55 GMT
UN alarm over African cholera epidemic
Thousands dead and up to 85,000 infected in western and central Africa, UNICEF says, in one of region's worst outbreaks.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2011 15:15 GMT
Yemeni president 'resists' calls to step down
Ali Abdullah Saleh ignores GCC efforts to broker his exit and says he will relinquish power only through elections.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2011 00:04 GMT
Gulf deal 'close' on Yemen crisis
Details emerge of GCC-brokered settlement that could see Saleh step down as president in bid to end political turmoil.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2011 17:50 GMT
Fresh violence breaks out in Yemen
One protester and a policeman reported killed in separate incidents a day after UN called for restraint and dialogue.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2011 10:14 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
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