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Breaking News Thu, 24 Jul 2014
Tourists disembark from a cruise ship which docked at Mombasa port, Kenya
Mombasa   Photos   Tourism in Mombasa   Travel   Wikipedia: Tourism in Kenya
 The Irish Times 
Female tourist killed in Kenyan city of Mombasa
Thu 24 Jul 2014
A female tourist was killed in the Kenyan port city of Mombasa today in the same area where a Russian visitor was murdered earlier in July by a criminal gang, a police official said. The... (photo: AP / AP)
Meriam Ibrahim, from Sudan, disembarks with her children Maya, in her arms, and Martin, accompanied by Italian deputy Foreign Minister Lapo Pistelli, after landing from Khartoum, at Ciampino's military airport, on the outskirts of Rome, Thursday, July 24, 2014. The Sudanese woman who was sentenced to death in Sudan for refusing to recant her Christian faith has arrived in Italy along with her family, including an infant born in prison. An Italian diplomat who accompanied the family from Sudan said Italy leveraged its historic ties within the Horn of Africa region to help win her release.
Italy   Meriam Ibrahim   Photos   Sudan   Wikipedia: Mariam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag
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Sudan woman spared death sentence arrives in Italy
Thu 24 Jul 2014
24 July 2014 Last updated at 11:40 BST The Sudanese woman whose death sentence for allegedly renouncing Islam sparked worldwide protests, has arrived in Italy with her family. Meriam Ibrahim was... (photo: AP / Riccardo De Luca)
Arrival of Meriam in Rome.  Independent online (SA)  Thu 24 Jul 2014
Apostasy case: Ibrahim flies to Rome
Rome/Khartoum - A Sudanese woman who was spared a death sentence for converting from Islam to Christianity and then barred from leaving Sudan flew into Rome on Thursday on an Italian government plane,... (photo: Creative Commons / Barjimoa)
Apostasy in Islam   Human Rights in Sudan   Islam and Religion   Photos   Wikipedia: Apostasy in Islam
UN allocates $75 million to boost aid operations in the Sahel, Horn of Africa (UN - United Nations)  noodls  Wed 23 Jul 2014
UN allocates $75 million to boost aid operations in the Sahel, Horn of Africa (UN - United Nations)
(Source: UN - United Nations) Women carry rations distributed at the Doro refugee camp. Photo: Stephen Graham/IRIN 23 July 2014 - The United Nations humanitarian chief today allocated $75 million from... (photo: UN Photo / Catianne Tijerina)
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Philanthropist Kimberly Smith Shares The Harrowing Tale Of Being Raped By Darfuri Refugees Huffington Post Tue 22 Jul 2014
Philanthropist Kimberly Smith Shares The Harrowing Tale Of Being Raped By Darfuri Refugees
For the last decade, Kimberly Smith and her husband have provided complete care and protection from slave trafficking to more than 1,500 Sudanese women and children, but... (photo: UN / Albert González Farran)
Children   Darfur   Photos   Refugees   Wikipedia: Darfur
Kirti Nagar shantytown, Delhi, India, September 2007 092007 The Times of India Tue 22 Jul 2014
India home to one in every three child brides in world: UN
UNITED NATIONS: India has the sixth highest prevalence of child marriage in the world with one in every three child bride living in India, a United Nations report said.... (photo: WN / Guillaume Poulet-Mathis)
Child   India   Marriage   Photos   Wikipedia: Child marriage
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a cabinet meeting at the defense ministry in Tel Aviv, Israel, Friday, July 18, 2014. Israeli troops pushed deeper into Gaza on Friday to destroy rocket launching sites and tunnels, firing volleys of tank shells and clashing with Palestinian fighters in a high-stakes ground offensive meant to weaken the enclave's Hamas rulers. If Israel and the Palestinian militants of Hamas can agree on one point, it seems, it's that things have to change. Ha'aretz Sat 19 Jul 2014
Bibi's war || Netanyahu wanted to attack Iran, but got stuck in Gaza instead
The outcome of the last two and a half weeks of talks in Vienna between Iran and the P5+1 group of world powers would normally have been greeted by a stern tongue-lashing... (photo: AP / Oded Balilty)
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Famine looms in South Sudan Independent online (SA) Thu 17 Jul 2014
Famine looms in South Sudan
New York - The UN humanitarian chief warned on Wednesday that a state of famine could be declared “very soon” in South Sudan amid worsening humanitarian... (photo: UN / Loey Felipe)
Humanitarian Crisis   Photos   Sudan   UN   Wikipedia: Sudan
UN relief warns of looming disaster crises in Sudan Scoop Thu 17 Jul 2014
UN relief warns of looming disaster crises in Sudan
Thursday, 17 July 2014, 1:00 pm Press Release: UN relief chief warns of looming disaster amid linked crises in Sudan and South Sudan 16 July 2014 Deeply concerned by the... (photo: UNMISS / JC McIlwaine)
Disaster Crisis   Photos   Sudan   UN Relief   Wikipedia: Sudan
UN emergency fund provides $1.4 million to vaccinate Somali children (UN - United Nations) noodls Mon 14 Jul 2014
UN emergency fund provides $1.4 million to vaccinate Somali children (UN - United Nations)
(Source: UN - United Nations) 14 July 2014 - The United Nations today announced the allocation of $1.4 million from an emergency account to vaccinate more than half a... (photo: UNMISS / JC McIlwaine)
Africa   Humanitarian Crisis   Photos   UNiCEF   Wikipedia: UNICEF


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