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World - Region
10/3/2022 6:42:02 PM
A six-month truce in Yemen that expired Sunday had provided a rare respite for the war-ravaged country, but failed attempts to extend it have stoked fears of fresh conflict.

World - Africa
9/20/2022 9:16:57 PM
Ethiopia's ambassador to Geneva on Tuesday rejected a report by UN investigators that accused Addis Ababa of possible crimes against humanity in Tigray, including using starvation as a weapon of war.

World - Africa
8/11/2022 4:17:21 PM
A historic drought in Somalia has now displaced one million people and left the country in the shadow of famine, the United Nations said Thursday.

World - Region
8/3/2022 7:23:24 PM
The United Nations painted a grim picture for Sudan's humanitarian situation, saying Wednesday that almost a quarter of the country's population was inching toward starvation amid a dire shortage of funding.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
7/18/2022 2:34:30 PM
Russia's blockade of Ukrainian ports threatens grain supplies to tens of thousands of people vulnerable to starvation and must end, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell warned Monday.

World - Africa
6/14/2022 11:45:15 AM
In one of Uganda's poorest and most lawless regions, anxious mothers clutch bone-thin infants in a malnutrition ward, terrified their child could be next to succumb to starvation in Karamoja.

World - Africa
4/19/2022 6:41:16 PM
Twenty million people are at risk of starvation this year as delayed rains worsen an already brutal drought in Kenya, Somalia and Ethiopia, the UN warned Tuesday.

World - Africa
3/24/2022 7:14:16 PM
Ethiopia's government on Thursday declared "an indefinite humanitarian truce effective immediately", saying it hoped to help hasten delivery of emergency aid into the Tigray region, where hundreds of thousands face starvation.

World - Region
11/16/2021 12:19:20 PM
Nearly 200 young children have died of starvation in hospitals across Ethiopia's Tigray region as malnutrition soars one year after a brutal conflict broke out, according to a new survey.

World - International
10/13/2021 11:07:13 AM
North Korea's most vulnerable are "at risk of starvation" with the economy worsening due to a self-imposed coronavirus blockade, and UN sanctions imposed over the country's nuclear programmes should be eased, a UN human rights expert said Wednesday.

World - Africa
9/29/2021 11:59:43 AM
Mothers in Ethiopia's war-scarred Tigray region describe feeding leaves to their children in a desperate bid to keep them alive

World - Region
9/23/2021 10:50:49 AM
The head of the UN food agency is warning that 16 million people in Yemen 'are marching towards starvation' and says food rations for millions will be cut in October unless new funding arrives

World - Africa
9/20/2021 11:13:36 AM
For months, the United Nations has warned of famine in this embattled corner of northern Ethiopia, calling it the world's worst hunger crisis in a decade

World - Africa
7/31/2021 10:58:37 AM
They put Ethiopia at the top of the list, saying the number of people facing starvation and death is expected to rise to 401,000, the highest number since the 2011 famine in Somalia

World - Africa
7/6/2021 8:53:47 PM
It is not a ceasefire, it is a siege and starvation is used as a weapon of war, The EU's humanitarian chief said

World - Africa
6/22/2021 2:04:07 PM
But no vote has been scheduled for Tigray, a region of six million represented by 38 seats in the national parliament, afflicted by war and starvation

World - Region
3/30/2021 5:51:17 PM
In the fifth annual conference to keep Syrians from starvation, the event hosted by the European Union is seeking $4.2 billion for people inside Syria and $5.8 billion for refugees and their hosts in the Middle East

World - Africa
2/7/2021 12:24:25 PM
The head of the World Food Programme said he had reached a deal with Ethiopia to expand access for aid workers and "scale up" operations in the country's conflict-hit northern Tigray region

World - Africa
1/17/2021 12:41:20 PM
A local official told a Jan. 1 crisis meeting of government and aid workers that hungry people had asked for "a single biscuit."

World - Africa
8/6/2019 9:36:06 PM

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