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Humanitarian Crisis


A female opposition militant at a medical office in Salaheddin neighbourhood, Aleppo. (Photo: Baraa al-Halabi)
8 Jul 15
After entrapment and interrogation, a series of prisons and finally a miraculous release.
Tented camp for homeless people in Georgia. (Photo: Natia Geguchadze)
14 Jan 14
Campaigners say temporary shelters all well and good, but more concerted welfare programme is needed.
 A man fans flames on a fire in Tanauan on November 19, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. (Photo: Dan Kitwood/copyright Getty Images)
2 Dec 13
Citizen watch initiative will help ensure funds reach those who need it.
A boat carrying migrants heads for Lampedusa. (Photo: Micniosi/Wikimedia)
3 Oct 13
Attempting to cross to Lampedusa on flimsy vessels carries huge risks.
Anti-regime protesters in Sana’a. (Photo: Kate B. Dixon)
First Person
27 Jul 11
Acute water shortages in Taiz and arrival of droves of IDPs in Aden causes concerns.
The girl whose illegal marriage was prevented by police. (Photo: Gulnur Ragifgizi)
18 Jul 11
As legislators sit on tough new legislation, girls increasingly married off to older men.
Reporter Sabuhi Mammadli interviews flood victims. (Photo: IWPR)
18 Jul 11
Government set aside plenty of cash for compensation, but it doesn’t seem to have translated into full payouts or decent replacement homes.
1 Apr 10
Afghan officials and neighbouring countries blamed as land and property are swallowed up by border river.
21 Mar 10
Turkey is pressing the United States for guarantees to block a Kurdish federal entity in northern Iraq.