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CAR: Food crisis looms

NEW YORK, May 13, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ Food assistance is emerging as an urgent humanitarian priority in the Central African Republic (CAR). Assessments carried out earlier this year show that many people cannot afford the little food that is available in markets, and that farmers have begun to eat the seeds that were meant for planting this season.
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Ethiopia’s Tekeda Alemu Feigns Concern over Djibouti-Eritrea Relations

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Radio station ransacked, equipment seized in DRC

NEW YORK, December 5, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ All sides of the conflict in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo should halt attacks on journalists and media outlets, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today after a radio station was attacked and taken off the air. read more

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Full UNAMID peacekeeping patrol returns to home base

EL FASHER (DARFUR), Sudan, February 21, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — After a show of force and round-the-clock negotiations, the entire 55-person peacekeeping patrol of the African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur, which had been blockaded in northwestern Darfur by armed rebels for nearly two days, was en route to its home base in Umm Baru this afternoon. read more

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UN working with Mali’s neighbours to relocate refugees from border areas

UNHCR has been providing assistance to refugees from Mali such as these arrivals in Mauritania. Photo: UNHCR/A.O. Barry read more

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