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19 Apr 2019 description

‘All I have left now are tears to cry’

Philip Kleinfeld, Journalist covering conflict and humanitarian crises in Central Africa and the Sahel

The 23 Fulani captives froze in fear as they sat on a dusty patch of ground in January. They were surrounded by armed vigilantes from the local ethnic Mossi community.

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18 Apr 2019 description

Camille Le Coz, Policy Analyst at Migration Policy Institute Europe

As Libya once again slides towards civil war, the European Union may not be able to turn a blind eye towards the more than 600,000 migrants and refugees in the country.

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18 Apr 2019 description

‘The country has never had to deal with such massive displacement’

Philip Kleinfeld, Freelance journalist and regular IRIN contributor

Attacks by Islamist militants, military operations, and waves of inter-communal violence have left hundreds dead and tens of thousands displaced since January in the West African nation of Burkina Faso, triggering an “unprecedented” humanitarian crisis that has caught many by surprise.

17 Apr 2019 description

Whatever happens in Khartoum, the country still faces an economic crisis, poor governance, and multiple conflicts

By Ben Parker Senior Editor

Sudan has had three military leaders in the last week. However the political upheaval ends, the backdrop to this crisis includes multiple conflicts, displacement, and an economic crunch affecting the living standards of millions – humanitarian issues that won’t be resolved soon.

16 Apr 2019 description

Chris Stephen, Journalist based in Tunisia and author of "Judgement Day: The Trial of Slobodan Milosevic"

The Libyan capital of Tripoli is shuddering under an offensive by forces loyal to strongman Khalifa Haftar, with the city’s already precarious basic services in danger of breaking down completely and aid agencies struggling to cope with a growing emergency.

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