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World - Africa
6/21/2022 9:36:46 PM
The European Union says Ethiopia's government must reconnect its northern Tigray region to the world as a yearlong partial blockade has left food aid for almost 1 million hungry people stuck in warehouses without the fuel to deliver it.

World - Region
2/20/2022 11:33:01 AM
The UN's food aid arm, the World Food Programme, says it is being forced to cut rations to millions of starving people in war-ravaged Yemen in order to feed those starving to death there.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
2/14/2022 3:45:03 PM
Egypt sent on Monday its largest medical and food aid shipment to Lebanon yet as part of its continued efforts to support the country after the devastating port explosion that sent shockwaves across the city of Beirut in August 2020.

World - Africa
2/12/2022 2:54:46 PM
Sitting under the hot sun, hungry women and children await food aid in a camp on the outskirts of Somalia's capital, Mogadishu. They have walked for days, fleeing the drought now ravaging a large part of rural Somalia.

World - Africa
1/25/2022 10:24:23 AM
Trucks bearing badly-needed food aid were stuck at a checkpoint outside Ethiopia's war-hit Tigray region for a second day Tuesday, aid workers said, as the government and rebels blamed each other for stalling the deliveries.

World - Africa
1/20/2022 6:03:54 PM
The United Nations says food distribution in Ethiopia's blockaded Tigray region has reached its 'all-time lowest' while more than 50,000 children are thought to be severely malnourished, the latest sign of growing crisis amid efforts to end the country's 14-month war.

World - Region
12/29/2021 11:12:09 PM
Sudanese gunmen have looted a World Food Programme warehouse containing about 1,900 tonnes of food aid in Darfur amid a surge of violence in the western region, officials said Wednesday.

World - Africa
12/23/2021 3:33:59 PM
An estimated 22 million Ethiopians will require humanitarian assistance in 2022, according to a United Nations report. Ethiopia's already high humanitarian needs are expected to rise in the coming year due to the ongoing conflict, drought, flooding, disease outbreaks and locust infestation, the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs stated.

World - Region
12/22/2021 12:20:06 PM
The World Food Programme said Wednesday it was "forced" to cut aid to Yemen due to lack of funds, and warned of a surge in hunger in the war-torn country.

World - Africa
11/26/2021 4:08:28 PM
The UN's World Food Programme (WFP) said Friday that the number of people requiring food aid in war-torn northern Ethiopia had surged to more than nine million.

World - International
11/6/2021 9:32:19 PM
Rescuers supplied around 800 migrants on a charity ship off Italy with emergency food and warm blankets Saturday, as their appeal for a safe port went unanswered and they braced for another night at sea.

World - Africa
9/13/2021 5:23:30 PM
OCHA last month also warned of a funding shortfall, having received only 54 percent of the $1.7 billion required to fund programmes in the country

World - Region
9/3/2021 12:00:00 PM
United Arab Emirates sent a plane carrying 'urgent medical and food aid' to Afghanistan on Friday

World - Africa
8/21/2021 9:23:00 AM
The Associated Press has reported that scores of people have starved to death

World - Africa
7/27/2021 5:26:14 PM
International pressure is again rising on Ethiopia's government to allow badly needed food and other supplies into Tigray

World - Africa
7/19/2021 5:13:01 PM
The route via Semera into Tigray had become critical for aid delivery in recent weeks after two key bridges along other routes were destroyed in late June

Opinion -
6/29/2021 6:10:00 PM
The conflict in the northern Ethiopian region of Tigray has spiralled out of control, with some five million people now in need of emergency food aid, writes Mostafa Ahmady

World - Africa
6/13/2021 1:23:15 PM
Francis said he was thinking of the people of Tigray who have been 'struck by a grave humanitarian crisis that has exposed the poorest to famine. Today there is famine! There is hunger!'

Egypt - Politics
6/10/2021 3:37:00 PM
The aid convoy sent to the strip includes 60 tonnes of medical equipment, foodstuff, and COVID-19 preventive equipment

World - Africa
6/1/2021 12:21:33 PM
More than 90 percent of people in Ethiopia's troubled northern Tigray region need emergency food aid, the United Nations said

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