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Donors pledge more than $6 billion to tackle Syria’s crisis
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Donors pledge more than $6 billion to tackle Syria’s crisis

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union, the US and dozens of other nations pledged $6.4 billion in aid Tuesday to…
Exclusive: UN team finds Huthis launched Aden airport attack that killed 22 – diplomats
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Exclusive: UN team finds Huthis launched Aden airport attack that killed 22 – diplomats

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – An investigation by a UN team of experts found Yemen’s Huthis were responsible for a December 30…
Hundreds of migrants intercepted off the coast of Libya
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Hundreds of migrants intercepted off the coast of Libya

CAIRO (AP) — At least 480 migrants were intercepted off Libya by local coast guard forces over the weekend, according…
Kenya orders closure of two refugee camps, gives ultimatum to UN agency
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Kenya orders closure of two refugee camps, gives ultimatum to UN agency

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenya on Wednesday ordered the closure of two sprawling camps that host hundreds of thousands of refugees…
UN envoy demands foreign fighters and mercenaries exit Libya
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UN envoy demands foreign fighters and mercenaries exit Libya

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The new UN special envoy for Libya urged foreign forces and mercenaries Wednesday to leave the…
Saudi officials issued death threats over Khashoggi probe, says UN rapporteur
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Saudi officials issued death threats over Khashoggi probe, says UN rapporteur

A top Saudi official issued an alleged death threat against the United Nations special rapporteur for extrajudicial killings Agnes Callamard…
France to reopen Libyan embassy, support interim government
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France to reopen Libyan embassy, support interim government

PARIS (AP) — France will reopen its embassy in Libya’s capital Tripoli next week in a gesture of support to…
Agency: 1/4 of civilian casualties in Yemen are children
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Agency: 1/4 of civilian casualties in Yemen are children

CAIRO (AP) — Children constituted a quarter of civilian casualties over the last three years in Yemen’s grinding war between…
UN report documents mass violations of Libya arms embargo
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UN report documents mass violations of Libya arms embargo

CAIRO (AP) — A UN report has sketched a grim picture of conflict-wrecked Libya, accusing several foreign governments of turning…
Iran’s final report on Ukraine jet crash blames human error
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Iran’s final report on Ukraine jet crash blames human error

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — After a yearlong investigation, Iran’s civil aviation agency on Wednesday released its final report…
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