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Aug 18, 2017
Sierra Leone mudslides: 109 minors killed, toll likely to increase as 600 still missingAt least 109 children were among the more than 300 people who were killed in the deadly floods and mudslides that swept through Sierra Leone
Aug 06, 2017
Cholera crisis in Yemen: Saudi Arabia pledges $33.7 mn aid to help WHO combat diseaseSaudi Arabia has pledged $33.7 million to help the World Health Organisation eradicate cholera in war-wrecked Yemen, where the disease has killed nearly 2,000 people, the WHO said on Sunday
Jul 16, 2017
Iran sentences US citizen accused of infiltration to 10 years in prisonA United States citizen accused of "infiltration" in Iran has been sentenced to 10 years in prison, a spokesman for the judiciary said on Sunday.
Jul 16, 2017
Lilly Singh, YouTuber known as 'Superwoman', appointed UNICEF Goodwill AmbassadorLilly Singh was appointed as the UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for her efforts to spread awareness about poverty in Madhya Pradesh.
Jul 09, 2017
South Sudan marks 6th independence day with no official celebrations amid ongoing civil warSouth Sudan on Sunday marked its sixth independence anniversary in muted fashion, with no official celebration as the world's newest nation reels from a brutal and destructive ongoing civil war.
Jun 30, 2017
Thousands of Iraqi children still trapped in Islamic State-held areas in Mosul, says UNICEFThe UNICEF has said that thousands of children have been trapped in areas still held by the Islamic State militants in the old city of Mosul
Jun 24, 2017
Saudi Arabia rush in with $66 mn aid as Yemen struggles to tackle cholera outbreakSaudi Arabia has planned to shell out millions of dollars to stem a serious outbreak of cholera in Yemen, the media reported.
Jun 22, 2017
Over five million Iraqi children need urgent humanitarian aid, says UNICEFOver five million children are in urgent need of aid in Iraq, the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) said on Thursday
Jun 21, 2017
Death toll reaches 1,170 in Yemen cholera outbreak; over 1,70,000 suspected cases, says WHOCholera has killed 1,170 people in war-ravaged Yemen and the number of suspected cases is now at nearly 2,000 a day, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday.
Jun 20, 2017
UNICEF names Muzoon Almellehan, a Syrian refugee, as goodwill ambassadorThe UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) announced the appointment of Syrian refugee Muzoon Almellehan as its newest and youngest goodwill ambassador.