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The United Nation declares highest-level humanitarian emergency in Yemen

The United Nation declares highest-level humanitarian emergency in Yemen

Wednesday, July 1, the United Nation declares highest-level humanitarian emergency in Yemen, ravaged by a war between Shiite rebels and the government. Only three other countries in the world are placed at this level 3 humanitarian emergency: Iraq, Syria and South Sudan. According to the UN, more than 21.1 million Yemenis now require humanitarian assistance – 80% of the population ...

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The prison of Palmyra , emblem of the repression of the Syrian regime

The prison of Palmyra

Various people had shared several pictures of the alleged destruction of the prison of Palmyra on social media, with images of explosion and destroyed buildings. The prison of Palmyra, whose name alone terrified Syrians, now not more. According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights The city of Palmyra has ” largely been destroyed (Saturday 30 May) after the IS ...

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Malaysia launches operation to rescue migrants

Malaysia

Thursday, May 21, Malaysia announced the mobilization of the Navy and Coast Guard to locate and rescue the trapped migrants aboard on ships in distress in the Andaman Sea . “We have to save lives ,” said Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on his Facebook account. Vessels carrying Bangladeshis who want to escape poverty and members of the Rohingya ethnic ...

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