Victoria Gatenby

Victoria Gatenby

United States

At least 100 sailors on US aircraft carrier contract COVID-19

The captain of the carrier told Pentagon the virus is spreading 'uncontrollably', but Defense Secretary Mark Esper says it is not the right time to move people from the ship.

At least 100 sailors on US aircraft carrier contract COVID-19

Middle East

Algeria protests: One year since anti-gov't rallies began

Many Algerians say they are still fighting for freedom, 58 years after independence from France.

Algeria protests: One year since anti-gov't rallies began

Middle East

Syria's ceasefire comes into force in Idlib province

A ceasefire brokered by Russia and Turkey has come into effect in Syria's Idlib province.

Syria's ceasefire comes into force in Idlib province

Middle East

Yemen war: Humanitarian crisis worsens in fifth year of conflict

Analysts say more than 91,000 have died, 3 million displaced since war began, with nationwide famine imminent.

Yemen war: Humanitarian crisis worsens in fifth year of conflict

US & Canada

Boeing launches first spaceship

The unmanned debut test flight of the Starliner failed to reach its required altitude to dock with the International Space Station.

Boeing launches first spaceship

Middle East

Yemen peace talks anniversary: Little progress since Stockholm

Stockholm talks mediators say the agreement's language was too vague and too many details were left unresolved.

Yemen peace talks anniversary: Little progress since Stockholm

Middle East

Displaced Syrians appeal for international aid after floods

Families have been living in tents without running water or electricity since their homes came under attack by government forces.

Displaced Syrians appeal for international aid after floods

Middle East

Russian bombings intensify in Syria's Idlib

Over the past two months, attacks on the remaining rebel stronghold have intensified.

Russian bombings intensify in Syria's Idlib

Middle East

Amnesty: Four million disabled people lack basic care in Yemen

The rights group says disabled people are most at risk because of the war between Houthi rebels and the UN-recognised government.

Amnesty: Four million disabled people lack basic care in Yemen

Africa

Kenya landslides: Search efforts find bodies after pounding rain

West Pokot at Kenya's border with Uganda is heaviest hit, with more people advised to leave homes for shelters.

Kenya landslides: Search efforts find bodies after pounding rain

Africa

Mothers in Guinea rally against police violence

They demand justice for their children, killed during protests against a proposed constitutional change.

Mothers in Guinea rally against police violence

US & Canada

US calls Iran world's leading 'state sponsor of terrorism'

A US State Department report says Iran uses its proxies and expands its influence around the world.

US calls Iran world's leading 'state sponsor of terrorism'