Tag: Civil war

Photos: Shelterless Syrians burn refuse for warmth in bitter Idlib...

Hundreds of thousands of people have been uprooted by a Syrian government assault which has corralled ever growing numbers of people into a shrinking pocket of land near the Turkish border.

At least 30 killed in Libya military academy attack

Tripoli, controlled by the internationally recognised Government of National Accord (GNA), is facing an offensive by military commander Khalifa Haftar's Libyan National Army (LNA) that began in April.

Bishops of South Sudan challenge politicians

“It is our hope that our political leaders, in South Sudan, both in government and opposition, most of whom are Christians, will keep in...

ACN invites public to join lent campaign in aid of children...

Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) Malta urged the public to join their lent campaign for an education project aimed to assist children...

Starving girl shows impact of Yemen war, economic collapse

Displaced by war, starving and living under a tree, 12-year-old Fatima Qoba weighed just 10kg when she was carried into a Yemeni malnutrition clinic."All...

Yemen warring sides agree at start of talks to free thousands...

Yemen's warring sides agreed to free thousands of prisoners on Thursday, in what a U.N. mediator called a hopeful start to the first peace...

Evacuation of two pro-Assad Syrian villages complete

The evacuation of thousands of people from two loyalist Syrian villages that were besieged by rebels in the northwest is complete, state media said...

Deraa rebels prepare to leave south Syria for rebel-held north

Hundreds of Syrian rebel fighters and their families were preparing to leave Deraa city in southwest Syria on Sunday, to be taken on buses...