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Yemen: Humanitarian operations blocked, UN calls on Saudi Arabia to end blockade

The United Nations on Tuesday called on Saudi Arabia to end the blockade that prevents the delivery of aid to Yemen, as the country is experiencing the worst humanitarian crisis

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Afghanistan: Attacks on two mosques in Kabul, 60 dead

Nearly 60 people were killed on Friday in two attacks on mosques in Afghanistan, one Shia in Kabul, the other Sunni in the center, ending a particularly deadly week across

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How long will Gaza survive without water?

Due to power cuts of more than 20 hours a day that have become a rule these days, the water crisis has prompted the inhabitants of the Gaza Strip to

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Yemen: UN denounces suspected air strikes on civilians

The UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Yemen, Jamie McGoldrick, has expressed deep concern this weekend over air strikes on civilians in Sa’ada province. Jamie McGoldrick once again called on all parties

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Afghanistan: more than 60 dead in two Taliban attacks against a hospital and a Shia neighborhood in Kabul

The hospital’s attack killed 35 people in Ghor province. In Kabul, a car bomb exploded in the west of the city, killing at least 26 and more than forty wounded.

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Two Palestinians killed by the Israeli forces in a refugee camp in Jenin

Israeli security forces killed two Palestinians on Wednesday in an operation in the West Bank, Palestinian medical sources said. The incident took place before dawn in a refugee camp in

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Donald Trump’s blank check to Saudi Arabia threatens peace in the Middle East

The very problematic situation in which Qatar and Saudi Arabia now find themselves is another illustration of the speed with which tensions can escalate and even threaten peace in the

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Human rights situation in Nigeria -Human Rights Council, Thirty fifth session

Condemning the continued repression of the Shia minority in Nigeria and call for urgent action to release Sheikh Zakzaky (…) Joint written statement submitted by the Agence pour les droits

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Libya: Fierce fighting in Tripoli killed more than 28 people

At least 28 people were killed and over 100 wounded Friday in violent clashes between rival armed militias in Tripoli, according to spokesman for the Ministry of Health Anwar Frajallah,

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Bahrain: protesters shot dead, dozens injured

The Bahraini police opened fire on Tuesday to disperse demonstrators, killing one and reviving tensions between the Sunni dynasty and the majority Shia population in the country. The small Bahrain