The truce announced by the Saudi-led coalition aims to end 20 months of fighting, in which more than 10,000 people have died.
An attack on a United Nations aid convoy in Syria in which 20 people died could be considered a ‘war crime’ by the Security Council if the perpetrators are identified, the organisation…
Uganda allows refugees to move in and out of settlements, provides land, and allows them to work.
The number of South Sudanese refugees in neighbouring countries passed the 1 million mark in September.
Hundreds of Iraqis – who recently returned to the town of Hammam al-Alil, south-east of Mosul, after its recapture from ISIL – received aid and food packages on Sunday (November…
Sitting on the floor of a community center courtyard with two dozen teens, global movie star, actor Liam Neeson listened attentively as young Syrian refugees – who may not have known of his fame – sha
A Russian pause in airstrikes on the Syrian city of Aleppo does not appear to have encouraged any civilians to leave or rebels to surrender, as Moscow had hoped.
International aid for the people of Mosul has begun arriving in Iraq, as the offensive continues to oust ISIL from its last major urban stronghold in the…
Families leaving the city have been picked up by soldiers in the desert, while others have been arriving at a UN refugee camp.
More than half a million Afghans were expected to return to their war-torn country by the end of 2016 following Pakistan’s deadline to repatriate Afghan…
Afghans coming back from Pakistan, pushed by Islamabad’s deadline to leave the country, follow a briefing on how to recognize and avoid mines.
Russia and Syria have suspended air strikes on Aleppo, two days ahead of a planned eight-hour humanitarian pause to allow aid through to the city.
A Dutch ship with 35 tons of aid is unable to dock in Haiti as huge crowds make landing impossible
United Nations promises Haiti aid as Ban Ki-moon 'disappointed' with international response to hurricaneAs Haiti is hit by food shortages and disease in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, UN Secretary General promises more aid.
As Haiti is hit by food shortages and disease in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, UN Secretary General promises more aid.
1,000 dead – unofficial estimate 750,000 people in need of life-saving assistance 119 billion dollars appeal – UN The United Nations has called for a “massive response” to help Haiti in the wake of
The trail of destruction wreaked by Hurricane Matthew in Haiti is seen clearly from the air.
Satellite imagery analysts probing the deadly attack on a UN aid convoy in Syria on September 19 claim the carnage was the result of an air strike.
World powers at a donor conference hosted by the European Union have raised over 13 billion euros for Afghanistan.
A sail boat manned by 13 pro-Palestinian female activists has been intercepted near the coast of Gaza as it attempted to break through a blockade imposed by Israel in…
The offensive in Aleppo shows little sign of slowing down.
Aid convoys have reached some besieged areas of Syria where hundreds of thousands of civilians are trapped.
Following heavy airstrikes, which killed 90 people, reportedly involving Russian jets, Russian humanitarian aid is being distributed in parts of Aleppo.
Europe's war in eastern Ukraine continues its daily grind of people and scarce resources. Despite a ceasefire violations go on around the clock, and the region has been deserted by its young.
“The main problem is the access to the basic health care, in particular the lack of doctors, mainly as a consequence of the conflict. Fourty four
The United Nations has said it will resume aid operations to Syria by sending trucks to a besieged district near Damascus.