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Families step in at Kabul COVID-19 ward to care for patients
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Families step in at Kabul COVID-19 ward to care for patients

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The intensive care unit at the Afghan capital’s premier hospital for COVID-19 patients is a medical…
Red Cross reports new outbreak of dengue fever in Yemen
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Red Cross reports new outbreak of dengue fever in Yemen

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The International Committee of the Red Cross reported a new outbreak of dengue fever in war-torn…
Maduro says deal reached with Red Cross to send Venezuela aid
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Maduro says deal reached with Red Cross to send Venezuela aid

Embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced an agreement Wednesday with the International Committee of the Red Cross to bring humanitarian…
Red Cross says staff member killed in South Sudan ambush
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Red Cross says staff member killed in South Sudan ambush

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said on Saturday one of its drivers was shot dead when a…
Philippines urges Islamist rebels to surrender as battle enters 8th day
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Philippines urges Islamist rebels to surrender as battle enters 8th day

The Philippine military urged Islamist militants occupying a southern city to turn themselves in on Tuesday, the eighth day of…
Deadly cholera outbreak sweeps across Yemen
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Deadly cholera outbreak sweeps across Yemen

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Sunday said 115 people have been killed over the past two…
Gunmen hold two Red Cross staff in Sudan’s Darfur
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Gunmen hold two Red Cross staff in Sudan’s Darfur

Gunmen in Sudan's troubled Darfur region were holding two employees of the Red Cross on Tuesday but six others have…
Syrian rebels quit besieged Homs stronghold
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Syrian rebels quit besieged Homs stronghold

BEIRUT — Defeated Syrian rebels left their shattered stronghold in Homs on Thursday after a bloody 26-day army siege aimed…
Syria approves new constitution amid bloodshed
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Syria approves new constitution amid bloodshed

AMMAN — Syrian artillery pounded rebel-held areas of Homs Monday as President Bashar al-Assad's government announced that voters had overwhelmingly…
ICRC departs Libyan rebel stronghold
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ICRC departs Libyan rebel stronghold

Geneva -- The International Committee of the Red Cross has pulled out of the rebel stronghold of Benghazi, Libya, because…
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