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U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon attends a meeting on the conflict between Chad and Sudan at the Presidential Palace in Dakar, Senegal, Wednesday, March. 12, 2008. A promised peace deal between Chad and Sudan was at least delayed and potentially scuttled when the Sudanese president failed to show for talks in Senegal's capital on the eve of an Islamic summit. Wade, who declared last week that he had brokered a deal between the feuding nations and only the formal signing remained, said the talks would go forward Thursday morning on the sidelines of the summi
Famine   Photos   Sudan   UN   Wikipedia: Famine
 Belfast Telegraph 
Million may face South Sudan famine
Thu 17 Apr 2014
The UN chief has warned that up to a million people could face famine in conflict-torn South Sudan in the coming months unless the world takes immediate action. Secretary-general Ban Ki-moon told... (photo: AP / Rebecca Blackwell)
In this picture taken on Monday Feb. 24, 2014, and released by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), residents of the besieged Palestinian camp of Yarmouk wait for a possible new UNRWA humanitarian aid distribution, in Damascus, Syria.
Human Rights   Photos   Syrian War   UN   Wikipedia: Syrian Civil War
 Al Jazeera 
Fund crunch forces UN to cut Syria food aid
Tue 8 Apr 2014
The United Nations has been forced to cut the size of food parcels for those left hungry by Syria's civil war by a fifth because of a shortage of funds from donors, a senior official has said.... (photo: AP / UNRWA)
A supporter, left, shouts slogans as former Gujarat minister Amit Shah, center, leaves the Bharatiya Janata party office to appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at Gandhinagar, in Gujarat, India, Sunday, July 25, 2010.  Newstrack India  Sat 5 Apr 2014
Modi aide's remark sparks row, Congress seeks his arrest
Tweet New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's close aide Amit Shah has raked up a controversy with a remark on the Muzaffarnagar riots, with political parties... (photo: AP / Ajit Solanki)
Congress   Delhi   Narendra Modi   Photos   Wikipedia: Amit Shah
In this photo taken on Saturday, March 29, 2014, medical personnel at the emergency entrance of a hospital receive suspected Ebola virus patients in Conakry, Guinea.  Reuters  Mon 31 Mar 2014
Scale of Guinea's Ebola epidemic unprecedented: aid agency
CONAKRY (Reuters) - Guinea faces an Ebola epidemic on an unprecedented scale as it battles to contain confirmed cases now scattered across several locations that are far apart, medical charity... (photo: AP / Youssouf Bah)
Ebola Virus   Guinea   MSF   Photos   Wikipedia: Ebola virus
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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie leaves a campaign office after addressing campaign workers in East Brunswick, N.J., Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013. Opponent, Democratic state Sen. Barbara Buono, has been given little chance at unseating the popular governor. Celebrity Café Fri 28 Mar 2014
NJ Gov. Chris Christie calls aides' actions in Bridgegate scandal 'incredibly stupid'
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was exonerated from any link to the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal in a new report released Thursday. Christie called the... (photo: AP / Mel Evans)
Business   Photos   Politics   Scandals   Wikipedia: Chris Christie
Bernard Madoff Buffalo News Mon 24 Mar 2014
Five Madoff aides found guilty in Ponzi conspiracy
Five former aides to Bernard Madoff who spent decades working for his firm were found guilty Monday of helping run the biggest Ponzi scheme in U.S. history, a $17.5... (photo: AP / Louis Lanzano)
2008 Financial crisis   Bernard Madoff   Madoff investment scandal   Photos   Wikipedia: Madoff investment scandal
U.S. lawmakers, on visit to Ukraine, call for continued aid against Russian threat The Washington Post Sun 23 Mar 2014
U.S. lawmakers, on visit to Ukraine, call for continued aid against Russian threat
KIEV — A congressional delegation visiting Kiev said Sunday that Ukrainian officials were deeply concerned by a Russian troop buildup, worried that an unpredictable... (photo: WN / Marzena J.)
Photos   Russian   UN   Ukraine   Wikipedia: Russia
EU Ads $1.4Bln to Ukrainian Aid After Political Deal Signed Novosti Fri 21 Mar 2014
EU Ads $1.4Bln to Ukrainian Aid After Political Deal Signed
KIEV, March 21 (RIA Novosti) – The European Union announced a $1.4 billion increase in its aid package to Ukraine on Friday, hours after Kiev signed the political part of... (photo: European Community / EC)
EU   Photos   Politics   Ukraine   Wikipedia: Ukraine
The majority of international aid is not reaching the countries that need it the most The Independent Fri 21 Mar 2014
The majority of international aid is not reaching the countries that need it the most
The majority of international water and sanitation aid is not reaching the countries that need it most, according to a new report, which also found that a third of the... (photo: EC / © European Union 2014)
Aid   Bosnia and Herzegovina   Photos   Water   Wikipedia: Bosnia and Herzegovina
President Barack Obama is seen with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas during a meeting in New York, Wednesday, Sept., 21, 2011. New Straits/Business Times Sun 16 Mar 2014
Aides: 3 bad options for Abbas when he meets Obama
RAMALLAH (West Bank): Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas only faces bad options, from his perspective, as he heads into a White House meeting Monday with President... (photo: AP / Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Palestine   Photos   Politics   US   Wikipedia: Barack Obama


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