Category Archives: Technology

GUINEA-BISSAU CALLS ON LEBANESE BUSINESSMEN TO INVEST

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Cipriano Cassama, president of the National People’s Assembly of Guinea-Bissau, pledged to offer all kinds of help for Lebanese…

Libya: Activities at Disembarkation, Monthly Update – December 2018

Libya continues to be a transit point for departure from North Africa towards Europe. UNHCR’s interventions at disembarkation points in Libya foc…

Trafficking in persons in the context of armed conflict – 2018

INTRODUCTION

Linking conflict, violence and exploitation

In 2016, more countries were experiencing some form of violent conflict than at any other time …

Sudan: Police Fire Tear Gas at Anti-Bashir Protesters

Riot police fired tear gas at thousands of protesters in Sudan’s capital on Sunday, as demonstrations calling for President Omar al-Bashir to step …

Pentagon Denies Scaling Back Operations in Somalia

The U.S. Defense Department is denying a media report the U.S. is planning to reduce its operations in Somalia.

Pentagon spokeswoman Navy Commander Candi…

Sudan’s Opposition Calls for More Protests Against Al-Bashir

CAIRO Sudan’s largest opposition groups on Thursday called for a fresh wave of protests to demand that President Omar al-Bashir step down, as the lo…

Sudan’s Opposition Calls for More Protests Against Al-Bashir

CAIRO Sudan’s largest opposition groups on Thursday called for a fresh wave of protests to demand that President Omar al-Bashir step down, as the lo…

Algeria Shuts Southern Borders to Syrians Over Security Fears

ALGIERS Algeria has barred all Syrians from entering the country via its southern border with Mali and Niger to keep out members of defeated rebel groups fr…

Somalia Military Executes 6 Militants Without Trial

WASHINGTON/NAIROBI The Somali military has executed six al-Shabab militants without a trial, according to officials and rights activists.

“The …

Humanitarian Bulletin Somalia, 1 – 31 December 2018

Deyr rainy season performs poorly, risk of drought in parts of Puntland and Somaliland; early Action needed to prevent a deterioration of the situation.

T…