A top United Nations official warned that linking aid for countries in the Middle East and Africa to how they manage migration could create dangerous precedents. The European Union has been overwhelmed.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman wouldn't comment on reports that he is being considered for Secretary of State under the Trump Administration, but said he was honored to be part of the mix. Huntsman.. Source: The Street -
The United Nations has launched a record appeal for aid in what it has labelled the worst humanitarian crisis since World War II.
It says almost 93 million people have been hit by conflicts and.. Source: euronews (in English) -
Libyan forces allied with the U.N.-backed government fire weapons during a battle with IS fighters in Sirte, Libya, July 21, 2016. Libyan forces said on Monday they were close to securing a final patch.. Source: Wochit News -
The United Nations' expert on racism says Australia must confront the rise of hard right and racist views or risk them becoming mainstream. Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
He was the clown who brought joy to the lives of children in a city that the United Nations has been warned is has begun a "slow-motion descent into hell." Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
Australia is responsible for the "damage" inflicted on asylum seekers and refugees in offshore detention, with the "cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment" resulting from its "punitive" attitude.. Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age