Nearly $4 billion needed to protect 41 million children from conflict and disaster
Source: Nearly $4 billion needed to protect 41 million children from conflict and disaster
Crucial medical supplies airlifted to north-east Syria to meet ‘desperate need’
at least eight children died last week in a desert camp for extreme cold an lack of medical care
In response to the growing health needs of people in north-east Syria, the World Health Organization (WHO) has airlifted urgent medical supplies to the region, for the second time this month. “Hundreds of thousands of Syrians in the northeast are in desperate need of health care services”, Elizabeth Hoff, WHO Representative in Syria said on Wednesday. Targeting […]
Nigeria: Armed conflict continues to uproot thousands, driving up humanitarian need
Too many years of violence and very little attention from the rest of the world
Since November, more than 80,000 Nigerians have been forcibly displaced due to ongoing violence in the north-east, adding to two million people already displaced by violence, or forced across the country’s borders as refugees, the UN humanitarian coordination office (OCHA) said on Tuesday. Source: Nigeria: Armed conflict continues to uproot thousands, driving up humanitarian […]
Barcelona used to be a friendly city and now is the stage of the most absurd and incomprehensible chaos.
Pope Francis in Central Africa
Pope Francis has been brave in his visit to the Central African Republic where there were many security concerns. He has made an appeal to peace and has talked about forgiveness and reconciliation and the power of prayer to people who have suffered the horrors of war and violence. He celebrated an advance of the […]
Mourning for Paris
The terrorists have created chaos, fear, incredible pain, and destruction on lives among ordinary people who were having fun as is common in the beginning of the occidental weekend. A concert, a dinner, a football match have become scenes of panic and death. The terrorists want to disrupt the normal way of life in Occident and spread fear among the people.
The first advice I got when I arrived was: don’t step on the dirt, only the asphalt or the concrete. the place had been sown with landmines and nobody on my side of the city had the map of where those lethal devices were placed. Take a shortcut to go from one place to another was a creepy risk. Today thousands of refugees risk their lives fleeing from the war in Syria, crossing the Mediterranean, trying to reach Germany.
Some 3,300 people a day still arriving on Lesvos
Despite dangerous sea conditions, the United Nations refugee agency today reported that the number of refugees and migrants arriving on Lesvos continues to be high, at an average of 3,300 people per day so far in November.
Russian troops desert army over Ukraine conflict - Al Jazeera English
Russian troops desert army over Ukraine conflict . Stories of deserters contradict Kremlin’s assertion that no government soldiers have been sent to the conflict zone – Al Jazeera
Apex court stays execution of Asia Bibi for blasphemy in Pakistan - DAWN
Apex court stays execution of Christian woman Asia Bibi condemned for blasphemy in Pakistan – DAWN.COM.