Mar 24 2015 Hunger Stalks S. Sudan; Desperate Turn to Leaves

More than 2.5 million people are facing food insecurity in war-torn South Sudan, humanitarian agencies warn. Reporting from opposition-held territory, VOA’s Gabe Joselow explains the dimensions of the crisis and how ordinary South Sudanese are coping without getting enough to eat. [Read More]

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Source: VOA News: Economy and Finance

 

Mar 24 2015 Hunger Stalks S. Sudan; Desperate Turn to Leaves

More than 2.5 million people are facing food insecurity in war-torn South Sudan, humanitarian agencies warn. Reporting from opposition-held territory, VOA’s Gabe Joselow explains the dimensions of the crisis and how ordinary South Sudanese are coping without getting enough to eat. [Read More]

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Source: VOA News: Labor

 

Mar 24 2015 World Food Program Chief Visits South Sudan

The head of the United Nations’ World Food Program warned during a visit to South Sudan that famine could be declared in parts of the country and an entire generation could be lost to violence and hunger if 15 months of fighting does not end soon.
Ertharin Cousin said she saw severe food insecurity when she [...]

 

Mar 24 2015 World Food Program Chief Visits South Sudan

The head of the United Nations’ World Food Program warned during a visit to South Sudan that famine could be declared in parts of the country and an entire generation could be lost to violence and hunger if 15 months of fighting does not end soon.
Ertharin Cousin said she saw severe food insecurity when she [...]

 

Mar 24 2015 UNHCR Moving S. Sudan Refugees From Flooded Camps

With the rainy season coming, South Sudan’s peace talks at a standstill and more refugees expected to cross into Ethiopia, the U.N. refugee agency will relocate 50,000 South Sudanese refugees in Ethiopia’s Gambella region, currently stuck in flooded camps, to new areas.  The relocation is due to take place next week.
UNHCR deputy-representative in Ethiopia Bornwell [...]

 

Mar 24 2015 UNHCR Moving S. Sudan Refugees From Flooded Camps

With the rainy season coming, South Sudan’s peace talks at a standstill and more refugees expected to cross into Ethiopia, the U.N. refugee agency will relocate 50,000 South Sudanese refugees in Ethiopia’s Gambella region, currently stuck in flooded camps, to new areas.  The relocation is due to take place next week.
UNHCR deputy-representative in Ethiopia Bornwell [...]

 

Mar 24 2015 Angelina Jolie Undergoes Further Preventative Surgery

Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie revealed Tuesday that she has undergone more preventive surgery, having her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed in hopes of reducing her risk of cancer.
 
Writing in the New York Times, the filmmaker and philanthropist said that a recent blood test showed a possible early sign of cancer. The news came as a [...]

 

Mar 24 2015 Angelina Jolie Undergoes Further Preventative Surgery

Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie revealed Tuesday that she has undergone more preventive surgery, having her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed in hopes of reducing her risk of cancer.
 
Writing in the New York Times, the filmmaker and philanthropist said that a recent blood test showed a possible early sign of cancer. The news came as a [...]

 

Mar 24 2015 French President: No Survivors Likely in Airbus Crash

French President Francois Hollande said it is likely there are no survivors in the Alpine crash of a passenger jet carrying  at least 148 people. [Read More]

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Source: VOA News: Economy and Finance

 

Mar 24 2015 French President: No Survivors Likely in Airbus Crash

French President Francois Hollande said it is likely there are no survivors in the Alpine crash of a passenger jet carrying  at least 148 people. [Read More]

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Source: VOA News: Labor

 
 
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