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South Sudan rebel leader Machar back...

South Sudan rebel leader Machar back...

Africa

Wed, Oct 31 2018

Machar, who under the terms of the peace deal is to be reinstated as vice president, had not set foot...

Hunger and fighting persist despite...

Hunger and fighting persist despite...

Africa

Tue, Oct 2 2018

A recent scientific study calculated that more than 382,000 people have died as a result of the civil...

At least 17 killed in South Sudan plane...

At least 17 killed in South Sudan plane...

Africa

Sun, Sep 9 2018

The plane crashed by a river and an eye witness had earlier said bodies were recovered from the...

Bangladeshi peacekeeper killed in attack...

Bangladeshi peacekeeper killed in attack...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 26 2018

Lieutenant Commander Ashraf Siddiqui was shot while helping escort a aid convoy

South Sudan foes set to meet for peace...

South Sudan foes set to meet for peace...

Africa

Wed, Jun 20 2018

The event was hailed around the world and by celebrity supporters such as George Clooney

UN renews S Sudan mission, with arms...

UN renews S Sudan mission, with arms...

Africa

Fri, Mar 16 2018

The strongly-worded US-drafted text is aimed at piling pressure on South Sudan's warring sides as they...

Amnesty says Rohingya crisis consequence...

Amnesty says Rohingya crisis consequence...

World

Thu, Feb 22 2018

Last week, the United States urged the UN Security Council to hold Myanmar’s military accountable for...

Srebrenica massacre haunts UN...

Srebrenica massacre haunts UN...

World

Mon, Nov 20 2017

The debacles in Bosnia and Rwanda loom large over UN peace operations to this day

UN: South Sudan's govt using food as...

UN: South Sudan's govt using food as...

Africa

Sat, Nov 11 2017

The United Nations has warned that the violence in South Sudan was providing fertile ground for a...

US envoy to UN Haley's blunt diplomacy...

US envoy to UN Haley's blunt diplomacy...

Africa

Mon, Oct 30 2017

As Africa struggles to win Trump's interest, US policy is more likely to be increasingly focused on countering...

UN: More than two million new refugees...

UN: More than two million new refugees...

World

Mon, Oct 2 2017

In 2016, UNHCR had $4.4bn available funds, but still ended the year with a 41% shortfall

Bangladeshi peacekeepers give medical...

Bangladeshi peacekeepers give medical...

Africa

Sat, Sep 30 2017

The peacekeepers have treated patients with conditions such as malaria, typhoid, diarrhoea and persistent...

Sliding into catastrophe: South Sudan...

Sliding into catastrophe: South Sudan...

Africa

Tue, Apr 11 2017

The UN's refugee agency said Tuesday the risk of mass deaths from starvation is growing in South...

War, drought spark famine across...

War, drought spark famine across...

World Tribune

Sun, Apr 2 2017

UN humanitarian chief described the crisis as the largest since the World War II, and an amount of $4.4bn...

Women, children 'raped and slaughtered'...

Women, children 'raped and slaughtered'...

Africa

Wed, Mar 15 2017

The brutal conflict, sparking UN warnings over ethnic cleansing, is driving a devastating famine that...

UN: 1.4 million children at imminent...

UN: 1.4 million children at imminent...

World

Wed, Feb 22 2017

260,000 people starved to death in the 2011 famine in the Horn of Africa

South Sudan suffering 'man-made'...

South Sudan suffering 'man-made'...

Africa

Mon, Feb 20 2017

While the famine in South Sudan is man-made, millions more across the Horn of Africa are going hungry...

Four famines mean 20 million may starve...

Four famines mean 20 million may starve...

World

Thu, Feb 16 2017

More than 20 million people - greater than the population of Romania or Florida - risk dying from starvation...

Country to send more peacekeepers to...

Country to send more peacekeepers to...

Uncategorized

Fri, Dec 2 2016

Bangladesh will send an infantry battalion under the United Nations peace mission to war-torn South...

'Cambodia verdict a warning to North...

'Cambodia verdict a warning to North...

Uncategorized

Wed, Nov 23 2016

Some analysts have compared the Khmer Rouge to the Islamic State group, for their ruthless pursuit of...

Japanese troops land in South Sudan,...

Japanese troops land in South Sudan,...

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 21 2016

Japan’s troops in South Sudan become first test of new ‘collective self-defense’ policy