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Africa is humanitarian 'blind spot': the world's top 10 forgotten crises – report

Africa is humanitarian 'blind spot': the world's top 10 forgotten crises – report

Climate emergency is fuelling drought, food poverty and disaster in the global south but humanitarian crises under-reportedThe African continent is a “blind spot” for coverage of the humanitarian
Yemen rise in violence threatens to derail peace moves, UN warns

Yemen rise in violence threatens to derail peace moves, UN warns

Special envoy calls for emergency meeting of security council as violence flaresThe sudden surge in violence in Yemen could scupper fragile moves towards a peace settlement, the UN’s special envoy for
Britain must be held to account for its role in the war in Yemen

Britain must be held to account for its role in the war in Yemen

As the death toll in Yemen passes 100,000, questions must be asked about UK arms exports to the Saudi-led coalitionAs British politics reverberates with the results of the general election and Brexit

Toll in Attack on Yemen Military Base Rises to at Least 76

A top U.N. official warned that the rebel assault on government forces could set back peace efforts.

Toll in Attack on Yemen Military Base Rises to at Least 76

A top U.N. official warned that the rebel assault on government forces could set back peace efforts.

At Least 60 Troops Killed in Houthi Missile Strike, Yemen Says

The missile attack launched by Shiite rebels hit an army camp and wounded dozens more on Saturday, officials said.
One in four countries beset by civil strife as global unrest soars

One in four countries beset by civil strife as global unrest soars

Researchers predict worldwide turmoil will continue in 2020, with Venezuela, Iran and Libya at greatest riskA quarter of all countries experienced a dramatic surge in civil unrest last year in a
A Sultan Dies. Can His Singular Diplomacy Survive?

A Sultan Dies. Can His Singular Diplomacy Survive?

America and Iran, Iran and Israel, Saudis and Houthis, Sunnis and Shiites — the ruler of Oman shuttled between them all.
Fact Check: Bernie Sanders Falsely Claims Bush Vetoed Yemen War Powers Resolution

Fact Check: Bernie Sanders Falsely Claims Bush Vetoed Yemen War Powers Resolution

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) falsely claimed during the Democrat presidential debate Tuesday night that former George W. Bush vetoed the Yemen War Powers resolution. President Donald Trump vetoed that
'Blanket secrecy' surrounds Australian weapons sales to countries accused of war crimes

'Blanket secrecy' surrounds Australian weapons sales to countries accused of war crimes

Exclusive: Defence department refuses to reveal extent of exports as arms sold to UAE, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka and Democratic Republic of CongoAustralian companies are selling weapons and military

U.S. tried, failed, to take out another Iran commander

The Pentagon declined to discuss the highly-classified operation.
Iran’s Proxy Threat Is the Real Problem Now

Iran’s Proxy Threat Is the Real Problem Now

Iran may call it a day after its token strike at U.S. forces in Iraq—but will its proxy forces?
House Freedom Caucus Opposes Democrats’ War Powers Resolution Targeting Trump

House Freedom Caucus Opposes Democrats’ War Powers Resolution Targeting Trump

The House Freedom Caucus issued a statement in opposition to the Democrats’ War Powers Resolution targeting Trump's action against Iran.
Unlike Yemen War Powers Vote, House’s Iran War Powers Vote Not Binding, Will Never be Sent to the President

Unlike Yemen War Powers Vote, House’s Iran War Powers Vote Not Binding, Will Never be Sent to the President

The House’s vote on a War Powers Resolution on Thursday to restrict the president’s ability to take military actions with regard to Iran does nothing of the sort.
Yemen heads list of countries facing worst humanitarian disasters in 2020

Yemen heads list of countries facing worst humanitarian disasters in 2020

Venezuela also in top five as IRC’s David Miliband warns of devastating impact from war, floods, droughts and diseaseYemen has topped an annual watchlist of countries most likely to face humanitarian
Feds Imported 1.4K Refugees to U.S. from Travel Ban Countries in 2019

Feds Imported 1.4K Refugees to U.S. from Travel Ban Countries in 2019

The federal government has brought nearly 1,400 refugees to the United States over the last year from foreign countries listed on President Donald Trump's constitutional travel ban.
España exige visado a los yemeníes en tránsito

España exige visado a los yemeníes en tránsito

El nuevo requisito obligará a los refugiados de ese país a jugarse la vida para buscar asilo
Mike Lee: Soleimani Strike a 'Big Victory' for Safety of American People

Mike Lee: Soleimani Strike a 'Big Victory' for Safety of American People

Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) on Friday cheered the United States' military strike against Iranian top military commander Qasem Soleimani as a victory for the safety of the American people.
Missile Strikes Military Parade in Yemen, Killing at Least 10

Missile Strikes Military Parade in Yemen, Killing at Least 10

The explosion took place at an event for recruits to a separatist militia. Children were among the dead.