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03 Nov 2013 18:18 GMT | Africa
Malian refugees in Mauritania are complaining that they are not receiving essential food supplies at the Mberre camp.
Doctors also say there is a high rate of disease among children there because of malnutrition.
Al Jazeera's Mohamed Vall reports.
Refugees pour into neighbouring Mauritania where camps are already dangerously overcrowded.
Politics, Africa, Mali, Mauritania
Witnesses describe executions, amputations and use of child soldiers, as UN warns of up to 700,000 more refugees.
Africa, Algeria, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Mali
In religiously conservative Brazil, women risk jail time and their lives to undergo the procedure that is illegal but commonplace.
Health, Human Rights, Latin America
Trash is a fast-growing import in the Scandinavian country, which turns it into heat for people's homes.
Environment, Europe, Sweden
Critics say the UK's home secretary is using Muslims as a 'political punchbag' in a bid to shore up right-wing support.
Human Rights, Politics, Racism
2014 was the worst year in more than a decade for polio infections, with at least 306 new cases reported.
Polio, Asia, Pakistan
All Progressives Congress declares victory for its presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari over Goodluck Jonathan.
Politics, Africa, Nigeria, Nigeria Decides
Legally installed government in Tripoli removes Omar al-Hassi as the head of National Salvation Government.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Libya
It is a source of sustenance but also of tension and new political realities are now increasing uncertainty.
Egypt, Sudan, Middle East
A media post-mortem into the UK's surveillance report. Plus, why five years on in Argentina the media looks so familiar.
Media, Edward Snowden, Security
The untold story of how the Lebanese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Lebanon
How to keep a telenovela profitable and demanding sponsors happy while inspiring the production team to stay passionate.
Arts & Culture, Mexico, Latin America