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UN Makes Further Cuts in Food Rations for South Sudan Refugees, Displaced

JUBA , SOUTH SUDAN - The U.N.'s World Food Program (WFP) says it has been forced to further reduce rations for refugees and displaced people in South Sudan because of a lack of funding. It says 700,000 people this month will see rations drop to just ha...
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UN Criticizes Sudanese Authorities’ Failure to Stop West Darfur Violence

GENEVA - The U.N. human rights office is urging Sudanese authorities to speed up the deployment of security forces to West Darfur, in an effort to protect civilians from ethnic and tribal clashes in the region.The latest resurgence of violence nearly o...
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Fate of Thousands of Refugees in Kenya Remains Uncertain

GENEVA - The fate of hundreds of thousands of refugees in Kenya hangs in the balance as U.N. officials try to dissuade Kenyan authorities from closing two camps that many have called home for the past three decades. The Kenyan government announced its ...
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