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Jerusalem Post - 2019-10-17 03:09
American apologists for this humanitarian crisis have been busy making two arguments in defense of President Donald Trump’s decision to abandon the Syrian Kurdish population. ...

Macron says Turkey's Syria offensive may create humanitarian crisis - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-10-17 00:25

Turkey's Syria Offensive May Create Humanitarian Crisis: French President

Heraldpublicist - 2019-10-15 23:36

Turkey's Syria Offensive May Create Humanitarian Crisis: French President

Headlinezpro - 2019-10-15 21:25

Humanitarian crisis in northern Syria worsened amid intensified Turkish bombing

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-15 21:25

Trump’s Syria Policy Is a Strategic and Political Disaster

NewYorker - 2019-10-15 19:37
John Cassidy writes about the reaction to President Donald Trump’s Syria policy, which has caused a humanitarian disaster for the Kurds and a political crisis for his Administration. ...

15 aid agencies warn of humanitarian crisis in North-East Syria - Civilians at risk as violence escalates and humanitarian work is suspended - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-10-14 20:05

Macron says Turkey's Syria offensive may create humanitarian crisis - ForexTV

Forextv - 2019-10-14 20:05

Emmanuel Macron says Turkey's Syria offensive may create humanitarian crisis - World News

Indiatoday - 2019-10-14 09:39

Turkish Assault In Northern Syria Prompts Concerns Of A New Humanitarian Crisis | KERA News

Keranews - 2019-10-14 02:04

Aid agencies warn of a humanitarian crisis after 100,000 flee violence as Turkey pushes further into Syria - ITV News

ITV - 2019-10-13 23:32

Anwar Gargash condemns Turkey's Syria assault that 'will certainly result in a humanitarian crisis' - The National

Thenational - 2019-10-13 23:32

Macron says Turkey's Syria offensive may create humanitarian crisis

Reuters - 2019-10-13 19:44
France's president said on Sunday he had told Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and U.S. President Donald Trump in telephone calls that the Turkish offensive in Syria had to stop immediately and that it risked creating a humanitarian crisis. ...

The Latest: Turkey rejects warnings of humanitarian crisis - KNBN NewsCenter1

Newscenter1 - 2019-10-13 18:36

Syria war: Turkey offensive sparks fear of humanitarian crisis | Metro News

Metro - 2019-10-13 18:36

Humanitarian crisis looms as Turkey presses Syrian assault, forcing tens of thousands to flee | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2019-10-13 14:57

Thousands of Syrians Flee as Humanitarian Crisis Continues to Deteriorate | CBN News

CBN - 2019-10-13 14:57

Turkey's offensive in Syria ‘risks causing humanitarian crisis’ | News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-10-12 17:13

Oxfam and 14 other agencies warn of urgent humanitarian crisis in North-East Syria | Oxfam

Oxfamamerica - 2019-10-12 08:24

RTL Today - Humanitarian crisis looming: Civilians flee as Syria Kurds battle Turkish invasion

RTL - 2019-10-12 06:30

Turkish Assault In Northern Syria Prompts Concerns Of A New Humanitarian Crisis – Nation & World News

WUFT - 2019-10-12 06:30

Turkey's Invasion of Syria Worsens A Humanitarian Crisis | WFUV

WFUV - 2019-10-11 23:26

Amnesty International warns Turkey about humanitarian crisis | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-10-11 22:02

Looming humanitarian crisis as Turkey launches its military operation east of the Euphrates - Syria Direct

Syriadirect - 2019-10-11 18:09

EU's Tusk: Turkey's actions in Syria may lead to humanitarian catastrophe

Reuters - 2019-10-11 11:46
European Council President Donald Tusk said on Friday that Turkey must understand the EU's concerns that Turkey's actions in Syria may lead to a humanitarian crisis. ...

14 aid agencies warn of humanitarian crisis in north-east Syria | NRC

NRC - 2019-10-11 02:26

KUOW - Turkish Assault In Northern Syria Prompts Concerns Of A New Humanitarian Crisis

KUOW - 2019-10-11 02:26

US Expects Turkey To Protect Civilians, Prevent Humanitarian Crisis In Syria - Trump - UrduPoint

Urdupoint - 2019-10-10 14:53

Aid Groups Warn of Humanitarian Crisis from Turkey’s Assault on Syria | Inter Press Service

Ipsnews - 2019-10-10 14:52

Donald Trump Sent Turkey a 'Very Clear' Message to Begin Syria Invasion, Iraqi Kurdish Representative Says

Newsweek - 2019-10-10 13:15
Karwan Jamal Tahir, the high representative of the Kurdish Regional Government in London, told Newsweek he fears a fresh humanitarian crisis in Syria. ...

Greece migrant crisis: 16,000 migrants have fled to Lesbos this year – and there's only one humanitarian boat left to help - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-10-09 18:43

SDF calls for urgent action to avoid impending crisis on border

ANF - 2019-10-09 00:47
SDF urged all coalition partners and international organizations to immediately take action in order to avoid impending humanitarian crisis on Syrian-Turkish border. ...

Israel colonel: Reducing humanitarian crisis in Gaza benefits Israel – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-10-06 21:59

Europe Tries to Save Turkey Migrant Deal, Amid Humanitarian Crisis Fears | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-10-05 02:26

Erdogan tells Putin that Syrian offensive is causing humanitarian crisis - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-08-26 11:11

Erdogan tells Putin that Syrian army offensive causing humanitarian crisis

Yahoo - 2019-08-24 06:26

Erdogan tells Putin that Syrian offensive is causing humanitarian crisis

Reuters - 2019-08-23 23:42
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan told Russia's Vladimir Putin on Friday that Syrian army attacks in northwest Syria are causing a humanitarian crisis and threaten Turkey's national security, the Turkish presidency said. ...

Erdogan tells Putin Syrian offensive is causing humanitarian crisis

Reuters - 2019-08-23 14:23
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan told Russia's Vladimir Putin on Friday that Syrian army attacks in northwest Syria are causing a humanitarian crisis and threaten Turkey's national security, the Turkish presidency said. ...

UNICEF Whole of Syria Crisis Situation Report - July 2019 Humanitarian Results - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-08-23 01:31

Turkey calls for global help to prevent humanitarian crisis in Syria’s Idlib | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-05 17:59

Humanitarian crisis in Maxmur refugee camp

Green Left Weekly - 2019-08-03 10:52
The Maxmur (Makhmour) refugee camp, in Iraqi Kurdistan (Bashur/Southern Kurdistan), is home to over 13,000 Kurdish refugees and is located in a town 60 kilometres south-west of the capital, Erbil. Many of the camp’s residents were forced to flee their ho ...

Urgent Appeal: Imminent Humanitarian Crisis in Maxmur Camp

ANF - 2019-08-01 14:05
Democratic People’s Council of the Maxmur Refugee Camp called on the UN to immediately ensure that the embargo on the Maxmur Camp is lifted, and that the Maxmur Camp has access to food supplies and medical care. ...

UNICEF Syria Crisis Mid-Year 2019 Humanitarian Results - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-07-27 00:52

Crucial Reforms Languish as Colombia Seeks to Consolidate Peace

International Crisis Group - 2019-07-19 13:26
Colombia’s fragile peace is threatened by rural violence and the humanitarian burden of hosting Venezuelan refugees. In this excerpt from its Watch List 2019 – Second Update, Crisis Group urges the European Union and its member states to sustain strong s ...

It’s time to address the humanitarian crisis at our border – Oroville Mercury-Register

Orovillemr - 2019-07-01 07:22

Grave concern over escalating humanitarian crisis, casualties, displacement across northwest Syria: UN - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-05-03 09:59

WHO/Europe | New report released on WHO’s response to the Syrian humanitarian crisis within and from Turkey

WHO - 2019-04-30 12:34

Statement by Panos Moumtzis, Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for the Syria Crisis, on Escalation of Violence in Idleb Governorate - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-04-25 15:31

Ending the Yemen Quagmire: Lessons for Washington from Four Years of War

International Crisis Group - 2019-04-15 14:41
Two successive U.S. administrations have backed the Saudi-led coalition’s intervention in Yemen, helping deepen the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. Congress should continue pressing the White House to end this support, while working to strengthen its ...

UN warns of Syria humanitarian crisis as donors gather

Rûdaw - 2019-03-25 11:31
“Syria remains one of the great crises of our time” ...

NGOs calling on European leaders to end the humanitarian and human rights crisis at Europe’s borders | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2019-03-24 00:41

NGOs calling on European leaders to urgently take action to end the humanitarian and human rights crisis at Europe’s borders - World | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-03-16 08:51

European leaders must end the humanitarian and human rights crisis at Europe's borders | Amnesty International

Amnesty - 2019-03-15 17:33

Venezuela crisis: How much aid is getting in?

BBC - 2019-02-28 01:25
A large shipment of US humanitarian aid has been refused entry into Venezuela. ...

Venezuela crisis: President Maduro's 'days numbered' - Mike Pompeo

BBC - 2019-02-25 00:03
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks after deadly clashes over humanitarian aid deliveries ...

High Noon over Humanitarian Aid at Venezuela’s Border

International Crisis Group - 2019-02-22 19:00
Venezuela’s constitutional crisis continues to unfold, with the opposition amassing food and medicine on the borders with the stated intent of turning the military against President Nicolás Maduro, who is refusing the aid. In thisA, our Senior Analyst fo ...

New Zealand gives $500K in humanitarian aid to Venezuela crisis | Newshub

Newshub - 2019-02-19 07:12

Venezuela crisis: Guaidó sets up possible confrontation over US aid

BBC - 2019-02-18 00:57
The self-declared interim leader calls for a "humanitarian avalanche" on 23 February. ...

Crisis Group Yemen Update #3

International Crisis Group - 2019-02-08 22:18
This is Crisis Group’s third weekly update published as part of our Yemen Campaign. The trend we identify in this edition is new hope for a political compromise to end the four-year-old civil war and ease the country’s grave humanitarian crisis. ...

Don't overlook Kurdistan's humanitarian contributions to the refugee crisis

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-02-08 03:18

Venezuela crisis: US sending aid 'at Guaidó's request'

BBC - 2019-02-04 00:01
The US is sending humanitarian aid following a request from self-proclaimed president Juan Guaidó. ...

Will pressure on the Saudi crown prince impact the humanitarian crisis in Yemen? | PBS NewsHour

PBS - 2019-02-03 18:59

Myanmar: Humanitarian Crisis and Armed Escalation

International Crisis Group - 2019-01-31 17:54
Ethnic armed conflict, the ongoing Rohingya crisis and thriving illegal business are preventing Myanmar from solving the country’s protracted conflicts. In this excerpt from our Watch List 2019 for European policy-makers, Crisis Group urges the EU to sus ...

The U.S. Is Exacerbating the World’s Worst Humanitarian Crisis by Outsourcing Its Yemen Policy

Theintercept - 2019-01-25 15:56

Crisis Group Yemen Update #1

International Crisis Group - 2019-01-24 22:50
As part of its Yemen Campaign, Crisis Group will be publishing a weekly update on Yemen, providing up-to-the minute insight and analysis of the latest events in the country’s four-year-old civil war, which has sparked the biggest humanitarian crisis in t ...

Humanity First International Medication Audit Visit: Iraq Humanitarian Crisis, 05.01.2019 - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-01-18 13:24

Egypt opens Gaza border crossing as humanitarian crisis deepens | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-15 19:21

Yemen war: Truce for lifeline port city of Hudaydah

BBC - 2018-12-14 00:23
The UN says it hopes this is the starting point for ending the nation's war and humanitarian crisis. ...

Polish Aid Minister Hails KRG’s Generosity in Hosting Millions of IDPs

BAS News - 2018-12-12 12:58
ERBIL — The Polish Minister of Humanitarian Affairs Beata Kempa has commended the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) for its generous efforts to host nearly two million Iraqi IDPs and refugees during the years-long Islamic State (IS) crisis in the regio ...

Yemen war: UN-backed peace talks set to begin in Sweden

BBC - 2018-12-06 02:51
The four-year civil war has caused the world's worst humanitarian crisis in recent times. ...

Migrant caravan: Humanitarian crisis develops in Tijuana

BBC - 2018-11-25 01:22
The mayor of the Mexican border city of Tijuana declares a humanitarian crisis as migrants gather. ...

ACT Alliance Call for Action: Iraq: Humanitarian Crisis - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2018-11-08 16:53

Turkey’s humanitarian aid tops world, driven by Syrian crisis | KyivPost

Kyivpost - 2018-10-26 13:44

Barzani Receives Syrian Kurdish Delegation to Discuss Afrin Crisis

BAS News - 2018-10-23 13:50
ERBIL — The prominent Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, received on Tuesday a delegation from the Civil Council for Afrin Freedom in his office to review the ongoing crisis in Afrin. Discussing the humanitarian and ...

Russia, Turkey agree to ‘demilitarized zone’ along Idlib border

Rûdaw - 2018-09-17 20:31
Erdogan said the measures would “prevent a humanitarian crisis” ...

French contribution to support the Syrian people in North Eastern Syria

The Global Coalition - 2018-08-28 20:31
France's President Macron decides to extend French support to help the people of Syria affected by the humanitarian crisis. L’article French contribution to support the Syrian people in North Eastern Syria est apparu en premier sur The Global Coalition A ...

Trump, Merkel Share Concerns about Syria

BAS News - 2018-08-28 11:23
ERBIL — US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke over the phone on Monday and expressed concerns about the recent developments in Syria. “Both leaders called for international action to prevent a humanitarian crisis in Idlib Pr ...

South Korea pledges over $10 million in humanitarian aid to Erbil, Baghdad

Kurdistan24 - 2018-07-27 22:41
Director General of the Joint Crisis Coordination Centre (JCC) Hoshang Mohamed (M) receives Korean Consul General Park Young Kyu (L) in Erbil, July 26, 2018. (Photo: JCC) ...

Video: The Humanitarian Crisis in South Sudan

International Crisis Group - 2018-06-21 01:49
Five years into South Sudan’s civil war more than half of the population is either displace or starving. In this interview, Crisis Group's Senior Analyst for the Horn of Africa Casie Copeland talks about the enormous humanitarian toll of the crisis. ...

Angelina Jolie thanks KRG for protecting refugees

Waar Media - 2018-06-17 18:42
WAAR-DUHOK: UNHCR special envoy and Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie warned in Duhok on Sunday that IDPs and refugees are suffering “terrible humanitarian consequences” in Iraqi, most importantly medical shortages. Speaking of the refugee crisis and that ...

DR Congo to shun its own donor conference in Geneva

BBC - 2018-03-24 02:28
The UN warns of a humanitarian crisis but Congolese leaders say the country's image is being tarnished. ...

Erdoğan, Rouhani Discuss Eastern Ghouta

BAS News - 2018-03-08 01:40
ERBIL — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani discuss over the phone on March 7 the ongoing crisis in Syria. Erdoğan and Rouhani spoke about putting an end to the “humanitarian tragedy” in Ghouta, where regime ...

U.S. says Turkish ops on Afrin will create ‘potential humanitarian crisis’

NRT - 2018-03-07 09:28

UN: Disturbing Reports from Afrin Despite Calls for Ceasefire

BAS News - 2018-03-05 01:05
ERBIL — Panos Moumtzis, the United Nations Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for the Syrian crisis, said on Sunday that they continue to receive disturbing reports from Afrin about civilian casualties of the Turkish assaults. He said he remains deeply co ...

Putin Orders 5-Hour Daily Truce in Syria’s Ghouta

BAS News - 2018-02-26 23:40
ERBIL — Russia will impose a five-hour daily ceasefire in Syria’s eastern Ghouta as the city is suffering from a humanitarian crisis under heavy bombardment of Syrian regime. President Vladimir Putin on Monday ordered the truce from 9am to 2pm each day, ...

French FM to Visit Russia, Iran for Talks about Syria

BAS News - 2018-02-20 22:21
ERBIL — French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has scheduled a trip to Moscow and Tehran, planning to discuss the humanitarian crisis in Syria. “We’re heading towards a humanitarian cataclysm in Syria if nothing is done,” Reuters quoted Le Drian. His ...

Myanmar/Bangladesh: A Humanitarian Calamity and a Two-country Crisis

International Crisis Group - 2018-02-07 19:11
More than one million Muslim Rohingya forced to flee from Myanmar now live in camps in south-eastern Bangladesh. In this excerpt from our Watch List 2018, Crisis Group urges the EU and its member states to increase funding for refugee assistance and use ...

UN calls for one-month ceasefire to allow aid access

Waar Media - 2018-02-06 19:45
WAAR-DUHOK: The UN has warned there will be “dire consequences” as a result of the humanitarian crisis if aid access is not granted. The international aid organization has outlined seven areas most in need of aid across Syria. The United Nations in Syria ...

U.N. Agencies: Yemen Humanitarian Crisis Worst in World

NRT - 2017-12-30 14:50

Kurdish MP Criticises UNAMI Report on Tuz Khurmatu Crisis

BAS News - 2017-12-28 00:45
ERBIL — Kurdish lawmaker Ashwaq Jaff has criticised a recent report by the United Nations Assistance Mission to Iraq (UNAMI) about the humanitarian crisis faced by Kurds in Tuz Khurmatu at the hand of Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi. Jaff told BasNew ...

PUK Delegation Visits Baghdad

BAS News - 2017-12-27 22:41
ERBIL — A delegation from the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) on Wednesday visited Baghdad to discuss the current humanitarian crisis in Kirkuk and Tuz Khurmatu. “The PUK delegation discussed the destruction brought to civilian properties in Kirkuk an ...

UNICEF Syria Crisis Situation Report (Humanitarian Results) - November 2017 - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2017-12-22 00:13

Cholera infected numbers in Yemen reached 1 million

ANHA - 2017-12-21 14:31
NEWS DESK – The number of people suffering from the cholera epidemic in Yemen is 1,000,000 people, where Yemen is witnessing the worst humanitarian crisis due to the ongoing war in the country and the lack of food and medicine. The International Committee ...

Myanmar’s Rohingya Crisis Enters a Dangerous New Phase

International Crisis Group - 2017-12-07 12:04
The mass flight of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar’s Rakhine State has created a humanitarian catastrophe and serious security risks, including potential cross-border militant attacks. The international community should press the Myanmar government to urge ...

UNICEF Syria Crisis Situation Report October 2017 - Humanitarian Results - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2017-11-23 22:43

2018 Health Budget Allocated by Iraq for KRG Insufficient: Minister

BAS News - 2017-11-08 18:26
The shortage of medicine could lead to a humanitarian catastrophe ERBIL — The shortage of medical supplies in the Kurdistan Region and Iraq could lead to a humanitarian crisis, said KRG’s minister of health on Wednesday. The amount allocated by Baghdad f ...

Over 168,000 People Displaced from Kirkuk, Other Areas: KRG

BAS News - 2017-10-28 20:17
ERBIL, (KRG) — The attacks by Iraqi forces, particularly the Popular Mobilization Units(PMU) on Kirkuk, Tuz Khurmatu, Khanaqeen, Zumar, Rabi’a and other areas of Kurdistan on 16 October 2017, led to a humanitarian crisis, where tens of thousands of inhab ...

Humanitarian crisis: KRG’s role in sheltering and supporting refugees and IDPs

Joint Crisis Coordination Centre - KRG - 2017-10-23 00:16

Kurds warn of humanitarian crisis as Iraq takes control of Kirkuk

The New Mail - 2017-10-22 09:34
The Kurdistan Regional Government said Saturday the region is facing as humanitarian crisis as nearly 170,000 people have been displaced from the Kirkuk region by Iraqi forces. Iraqis took control… The post Kurds warn of humanitarian crisis as Iraq takes ...

KRG warns of humanitarian crisis as people flee insecurity in disputed areas

Rûdaw - 2017-10-21 19:29
So far 168,372 civilians have fled to the Kurdistan Region ...
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