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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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Kazakhstan: 4 dead in an attack against the police

Over three policemen and a civilian were killed this morning in Almaty, the commercial capital of Kazakhstan. Coordinated attacks were carried out against the local police and Kazakh special services.

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Afghanistan: violence claimed 600 civilian lives in Q1(UN)

Latest figures released by the United Nations show that acts of terrorism and violence left 600 people dead in Afghanistan during the first quarter of the current year as the

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Yemen: civilian casualties top 8,100 as airstrikes and shelling continue, (UN reports)

Civilians are suffering a “terrible toll” in the fighting tearing Yemen apart, with casualties now topping 8,100, nearly 2,800 of them killed, amid Saudi-led coalition airstrikes, shelling by Houthi groups

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Yemen: Saudi-led strikes criticised by the UN for hitting civilian areas

The Saudi-led military coalition operating in Yemen has been criticised by the UN over the number of civilian casualties and the infrastructure destroyed. The comments came from the UN High

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Yemen : UN warns of civilian fatalities in Taiz

The United Nations says nearly 100 civilians have been killed and about 130 more injured in Saudi Arabia’s airstrikes in the southwestern Yemeni city of Taiz during the past two


Bombs kill civilian, officer in Egypt’s Sinai

The Daesh group’s Egyptian affiliate, Ansar Beit al-Maqdis (Partisans of Jerusalem), said on Twitter it carried out the assault on the police base. It has been behind the majority of