Kramatorsk lies 70 miles from the front line of the conflict in eastern Ukraine. It was taken by pro-Russian forces in April last year, before being
The desperate conditions inside the Ezadeen have been revealed as investigators board the cargo ship that was carrying some 360 migrants when it was
The prime minister of Niger has appealed for international help to confront a looming food crisis compounded by thousands of refugees who have
Funds dry up as UN aid cuts place Syrian refugees in danger of starvation
Amid Syria’s ongoing civil war, Palestinian refugees find themselves uprooted once more.
85,000 have fled from Syria to Lebanon.
The ‘World Disaster Report’ from the International Red Cross Federation has just come out and its figures for 2011 make grim reading.
Last year the
For the fifth consecutive year the number of forcibly displaced people worldwide has reached 42 million and aid is now at a critical level. Euronews
Klaus Töpfer had already found his calling before he saw people in Kenya trying to make food grow in poor, dry earth.
His field is the environment
Frank, Lyon, France:
“Events in Libya and the rest of the Arab world have dominated news coverage over recent weeks. This has completely