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29 Jun 1998 description
report CARE

For Photos, see original source document at
<http://www.care.org/newscenter/elnino/ninofinal.html>

29 Jun 1998 description
report UN Security Council

The Security Council,
Reaffirming its resolution 696 (1991) of 30 May 1991 and all subsequent relevant resolutions, in particular resolution 1173 (1998) of 12 June 1998 and resolution 1176 (1998) of 24 June 1998,

29 Jun 1998 description

A humanitarian tragedy of major proportions looms in the West African country of Sierra Leone. More than 250,000 refugees have fled to neighboring Guinea and Liberia this year, and many people within Sierra Leone are displaced and cut off from food aid and medical care. Natacha Scott, Refugees International's field representative, has been in Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Liberia since mid-June. She forwarded this report and recommendations.

29 Jun 1998 description

Le psychiatre francais Regis Pouget, cite par la defense des accuses Clement Kayishema et Obed Ruzindana, a ete autorise a entamer sa deposition lundi soir devant le Tribunal penal international pour le Rwanda (TPIR).

29 Jun 1998 description
report IRIN

UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for West Africa
Tel: +225 21-73-54
Fax: +225 21-63-35

29 Jun 1998 description


OCHA/GVA - 98/0232
1. For the last week the relief operation has been in full force with 12 helicopters and several fixed wing aircraft flying relief items from Pakistan and Tajikistan to the earthquake affected area in northern Afghanistan. Helicopters, trucks and donkey convoys are delivering relief supplies to individual villages.

29 Jun 1998 description
report IRIN

The death in a plane crash of the UN Secretary-General's Special Representative to Angola Alioune Blondin Beye has dealt a blow to the country's stumbling peace process, diplomatic and UN sources in Luanda have told IRIN.

29 Jun 1998 description
report IRIN

UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

29 Jun 1998 description

Hopes of finding more survivors of an earthquake in southern Turkey which killed more than 100 people faded on Monday after extended searches through the rubble.

Rescue teams, supported by cranes, cutting equipment and sniffer dogs, pressed on with efforts to remove debris after rescuing an 11-year-old boy from a collapsed apartment block in the badly hit town of Ceyhan.

"Common sense tells us that nobody will come out alive but a miracle might happen," worker Sarp Yelkencioglu told Reuters as he worked through the debris of a seven-storey building.

Cries for help from …

27 Jun 1998 description

More than 12,000 refugees from Kosovo have struggled over the mountains into northern Albania, driven by continuing attacks by Serbian military forces.

27 Jun 1998 description
report IRIN

NATIONS UNIES
Bureau de la coordination des affaires humanitaires
IRIN - Afrique Centrale et de l'Est
Tel: +254 2 622 147
Fax: +254 2 622 129

27 Jun 1998 description
report IRIN

UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for West Africa
Tel: +225 21-73-54
Fax: +225 21-63-35

26 Jun 1998 description

appeal no. 17/98
situation report no. 02/98
period covered: 15-22 June 1998