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Irwin Loy
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IRIN News Sep 18
“Everything is being decided for them, but nothing with them.” In the massive aid response to the Rohingya refugee crisis, one voice is conspicuously absent: the Rohingya perspective. 👉 Read more on stalled reforms in an unfolding emergency:
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Irwin Loy Sep 18
aid response at a glance: 💯 aid groups 💸 Nearly $1 billion requested 📉 Only one third of it funded ⌛ A decades-long crisis 🌱 groups say they're more sustainable 🔀 But is the aid sector ready to change? 👉 Read more:
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IRIN News Sep 17
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Among the material released by UN rights probe on Myanmar today: unusual "infographics" with stylized fonts and sketches. Collect all five?
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IRIN News Sep 17
Today, a UN probe on Myanmar rights violations releases its findings: 444 pages detailing patterns of military abuse, oppression, and impunity in Rakhine, Kachin and Shan states, and the events that built up to last year’s catastrophic Rohingya purge.
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Irwin Loy Sep 16
Maori Language, Once Shunned, Is Having a Renaissance in New Zealand
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IRIN News Sep 15
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Eye of on the other side of Luzon. Visualisation from
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NOAA Satellites Sep 14
Powerful and dangerous Super Typhoon remains on a collision course with Luzon in the northern . The Category 5 storm has sustained winds near 167 mph (269 kph) and an enormous eye, seen here from the Himawari-8 satellite.
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Poppy McPherson Sep 14
Rare, grim footage from the Rohingya camps in Myanmar's central Rakhine state. Six years ago, they were herded into these camps, which were supposed to be temporary.
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AFP Islamabad/Kabul Sep 14
Dear Pakistanis, has launched in Pakistan to fight the growing scourge of fake news. You can help: email us at pakistanfactcheck@afp.com with Facebook posts, articles, videos or pictures that are fake. We can't debunk it all - but with your help we can try!
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Obi Anyadike Sep 13
Was fun to do an story again. Here's my take on the bandit madness in , northwesten Nigera. ()
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IFRC Asia Pacific Sep 12
The recent wave of flooding and dam collapse in has left its mark on many people living in the affected areas. Here is their story through 's eyes:
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IRIN News Sep 13
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Vietnam is among the countries also preparing for . After passing through part of the northern Philippines, the storm is projected to hit southern China and northern Vietnam.
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Irwin Loy Sep 12
Migrants Expected Warm Welcome on Korean Resort Island. They Were Wrong.
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Karim Haidari Sep 11
The death toll in yesterday's suicide blast in Momand Dara district of eastern Nangarhar province of has reached 68, the provincial Public Health Department &provincial governor spokesperson, said today. Both say number of injured people has increased to 165.
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William Carter Sep 8
A is tightening its stranglehold on -ridden . This is of one of seven settlements formed in the past two months around northwest province of of thousands of families that have lost everything to drought. Phot: ,
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Irwin Loy Sep 11
Afghanistan’s migration loop: 💵 Iran’s economy in turmoil ↪️ 500,000+ Afghans leave Iran ⬇️ Remittances fall 🌱 Drought displaces 275,000 in Afghanistan; 20-30% rely on remittances. ↩️ Family breadwinners search for work… including in Iran. ➡️
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IRIN News Sep 10
In the last week, drought in Afghanistan pushed another 120,000 people to the capital of Badghis Province. The UN says drought has now displaced at least 275,000 people this year – more than the number of people uprooted by war.
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IRIN News Sep 6
In an unprecedented decision, judges rule the court has jurisdiction over alleged deportation of Rohingya civilians. Earlier, spoke to us about why this case could test the boundaries of international justice.
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Copernicus EU Sep 5
In the aftermath of and the associated heavy rains, the Fuji river, southwest of Tokyo, pours mud and sediment into the sea. 🇪🇺🛰 image acquired yesterday, 5 September
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Jared Ferrie Sep 5
"We have been suffering for five years. Please, that's enough. We can't take it anymore."
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