Yemen blockade puts millions at risk, warn UN agencies
A blockade on basic supplies to Yemen threatens millions of people and should be lifted immediately, the UN said on Tuesday.
Appeal for justice for ISIL’s women victims in Iraq
Authorities in Iraq are being urged to ensure that thousands of women and girls who survived rape and other sexual violence committed by ISIL fighters receive care, protection and justice.
Syria reaches "low point" on aid deliveries: OCHA
An upsurge in violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) has forced more than 88,000 people to flee their homes, a spokesperson for the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, has said.
Peacekeepers under fire again in Mali
UN Peacekeepers with the MINUMSA stabilization mission have come under fire again in their camp in Timbuktu, according to reports on Tuesday.
Arkansas executions “deeply troubling” says UN human rights office
UN human rights office welcomes “emblematic” Nepal murder conviction
Heavy fighting in south eastern CAR: UN mission
It’s important for Ukrainian women to be an empowered voice in politics and represent vulnerable groups such as those displaced by conflict in the east.
Mass destruction and killings linked to Turkey security operation
Details have been released of widespread destruction and death in Turkey during Government security operations against Kurdish separatists.