Death toll in eastern Ukraine crosses 6,000, says UN

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein said the latest human rights monitoring report on the situation in Ukraine paints a picture of “merciless devastation of civilian lives and infrastructure”.


Number of new cholera infections more than doubles in two weeks

The death toll from a cholera epidemic in Mozambique that broke out after widespread flooding has risen by almost 50 percent in two weeks to 41, health officials said Monday.

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Voices from Liberia, Sierra Leone on Ebola response and recovery

Underpinning local people's priorities is the need to continue listening to communities as recovery plans are formed and implemented, according to a new Oxfam report.

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Syria’s war continues ‘unabated and with total impunity,’ Security Council told

Of the 212,000 people who are besieged, in conditions that deteriorate every day, only 304 were reached with food in January.

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