Pope Francis released a message condemning "fake news," saying that it's a "sign of intolerant and hypersensitive attitudes, and leads only to the spread of arrogance and hatred."
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Jakob Kern, the World Food Programme's Country Director in Syria, tells News Stream why Eastern Ghouta, Syria, desperately needs an immediate ceasefire.
Nigeria has deployed fighter jets, helicopters and surveillance planes to search for more than 100 girls who are missing after suspected Boko Haram militants attacked their school in the northeastern region of the country.
A United Nations resolution calling for a 30-day ceasefire in Syria appears "to be ink on paper," according to doctors working inside the besieged Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta, which suffered intense bombardment Sunday.
Bombing continued in Syria's besieged Eastern Ghouta region near Damascus even as the UN Security Council tries again to vote for a temporary ceasefire in the war-ravaged country Saturday.
Twin suicide blasts in Aden, Yemen, killed six people and injured 31 others, according to the health ministry office in Aden.
The International Committee of the Red Cross said 21 staff members have been dismissed or resigned for "paying for sexual services" since 2015.
Hundreds of thousands of people remain trapped in Eastern Ghouta, many of them in desperate need of humanitarian aid.
Saying there are "no words" to describe a horror is infuriating. But now not saying anything has become the new way to talk about the world's nastiest war.
Relics from the ancient city of Amastris washed ashore when storms battered the northern Turkish coast in January.
Tucked under a gray blanket, his curly-haired head resting on a pillow, the boy could almost be sleeping peacefully at home.
More than 100 civilians have been killed in Syria's Eastern Ghouta region in the past 24 hours, according to observers.
The devastation wrought in Eastern Ghouta by a relentless bombardment by the Syrian regime has forced doctors to use expired drugs and scramble for water as the number of dead reached 300 in three days, medics and activists said.
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