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Aid Groups Suspend Work in Ethiopia After 2 Killed

Humanitarian aid efforts by the United Nations and other groups have been suspended in Ethiopia’s Gambella regional state after the deaths of two aid workers there, a local U.N. official said Friday.

Steven Were Omamo, …

UN: African Refugees Trapped in Libya to Go to Rwanda

NAIROBI / LONDON – Hundreds of refugees trapped in Libyan detention centers will be evacuated to Rwanda as conflict rages in the north African nation, the United Nations said Tuesday.

Vincent Cochetel, special envoy for …

UN: African Refugees Trapped in Libya to Go to Rwanda

NAIROBI / LONDON – Hundreds of refugees trapped in Libyan detention centers will be evacuated to Rwanda as conflict rages in the north African nation, the United Nations said Tuesday.

Vincent Cochetel, special envoy for …

HRW: Children Imprisoned in Nigeria on Terror Charges Face Brutal Conditions

ENUGU, NIGERIA – The Nigerian military has detained thousands of children in harsh and degrading conditions for suspected involvement with the armed Islamist group Boko Haram, Human Rights Watch said in a report released Tuesday.…

South Sudanese Refugees Transform a Camp Into a City in Uganda

BIDI BIDI CAMP, UGANDA – Bidi Bidi refugee camp is home to nearly a quarter-million South Sudanese who fled the violence of civil war in their home country. Its progressive policies allow refugees to live, …