US steps up Venezuela sanctions with six officials targeted over aid block
The US has targeted six officials it says oversaw efforts to block humanitarian aid deliveries into Venezuela. Meanwhile, Venezuela's vice president got a warm Russian welcome in Moscow.
Humanitarian crisis looms for 300,000 Congolese
The Angolan government has kicked out 300,000 Congolese migrants in a crackdown on illegal mining. Many now find themselves trapped without food, money and sanitation.
Migrant rescue ship captain accuses Libyan coast guard of threatening them with murder
The captain of German humanitarian ship Lifeline detained by Malta last week said in a video released on Tuesday (July 3) that the Libyan coast guard threatened him and his crew with death.
Over one million Libyans in need of aid - U.N.
The U.N. Humanitarian Coordinator in Libya says $313 million is needed to meet the most basic needs of nearly one million people in the country after years of conflict and political instability.
Humanitarian crisis worsens as Benue residents continue to flee
Humanitarian crisis worsens as Benue residents continue to flee.
Borno marks world humanitarian day with town hall meeting
Borno marks world humanitarian day with town hall meeting.
Logistics nightmare: helping the Boko Haram displaced
Humanitarian groups in the town of Dikwa in northeast Nigeria are trying to bring help to some 57,000 people forced out of their homes by Boko Haram Islamists, whose insurgency has devastated the remote region since 2009.