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Myanmar junta agrees to ASEAN call for ceasefire to distribute aid -Kyodo
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Myanmar junta agrees to ASEAN call for ceasefire to distribute aid -Kyodo

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Sept 6 (Reuters) – Myanmar’s military rulers have agreed to an ASEAN call for a ceasefire until…
Haiti faces anger and despair a week after quake, fanning security fears
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Haiti faces anger and despair a week after quake, fanning security fears

MARCELINE, Haiti, Aug 21 (Reuters) – Tensions in Haiti were rising on Saturday over a lack of aid to remote…
Egypt launches fourth relief batch of relief aid to Palestine
Egypt

Egypt launches fourth relief batch of relief aid to Palestine

Minister of Social Solidarity and Vice-President of the Egyptian Red Crescent Society Nevine al-Kabbaj on Tuesday announced the launch of…
US strikes deal with Russia to continue UN Syria aid access
Middle East

US strikes deal with Russia to continue UN Syria aid access

UNITED NATIONS, July 9 (Reuters) – The UN Security Council on Friday extended a cross-border aid operation into Syria from…
Top EU official says aid access to Syrians must stay open
Middle East

Top EU official says aid access to Syrians must stay open

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A top EU official said Thursday that the potential closure of the only remaining border crossing…
Qatar to provide food aid for Lebanese soldiers amid economic crisis
Middle East

Qatar to provide food aid for Lebanese soldiers amid economic crisis

DUBAI, July 7 (Reuters) – Qatar will provide the Lebanese armed forces with 70 tonnes of food a month, the…
WHO warns of ‘catastrophe’ if Syrian cross-border aid not renewed
Middle East

WHO warns of ‘catastrophe’ if Syrian cross-border aid not renewed

GENEVA, June 25 (Reuters) – Failure to renew a cross-border aid operation into Syria before it expires next month could…
Watchdog warns of aid disaster in Syria; shelling kills 11
Middle East

Watchdog warns of aid disaster in Syria; shelling kills 11

BEIRUT (AP) — A leading rights group warned Thursday that millions of Syrians risk losing access to lifesaving aid, including…
Pleas for more aid to Syria: ‘We don’t have nearly enough’
Middle East

Pleas for more aid to Syria: ‘We don’t have nearly enough’

BEIRUT (AP) — At age 19, Fatima al-Omar is at her wits’ end. In the last year alone, she lost…
Biden, Dems prevail as Senate OKs $1.9T virus relief bill
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Biden, Dems prevail as Senate OKs $1.9T virus relief bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — An exhausted Senate narrowly approved a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill Saturday as President Joe Biden and…
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