More than 100 people were detained in the largest immigration sweep in recent history, leaving scores of children without parents or guardians.
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Dikembe Mutombo is doing everything he can to provide medical services and schooling to his native Democratic Republic of Congo.
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BEIRUT (Reuters) – The humanitarian crisis in Syria is worse this year than ever before in the country’s seven-year-old civil war, a United Nations official said on Friday.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Humanitarian needs caused by conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo have doubled over the last year and a cash shortage is the “largest single impediment” for a proper response, the humanitarian chief at the United Nations said on Monday.
GENEVA (Reuters) – The United Nations has suspended aid work helping tens of thousands of people in northeastern Nigeria after an attack by suspected Boko Haram militants left three humanitarian workers dead and at least three others missing, possibly kidnapped.
The daily respite, ordered by Syria’s ally Russia, is to allow civilians to leave Eastern Ghouta.
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GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) – Botswana blamed Congolese President Joseph Kabila on Monday for his country’s humanitarian and security crisis, in the sharpest criticism yet from an African government of his refusal to step down.
Russia’s President Putin orders a daily humanitarian pause in fighting in Eastern Ghouta enclave.
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The United Nations Security Council approved a resolution demanding a 30-day truce to allow aid deliveries and medical evacuations with the support of Syrian ally Russia after a flurry of last-minute negotiations. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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