Daily Archives: September 1, 2015

Alarm at spike in civilian deaths in Yemen

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The humanitarian situation in Yemen is “untenable”, according to OHCHR, which has called for all parties to the conflict to allow aid into the country. Photo: UN Photo/WFP

Amid ongoing fighting in Yemen, the UN …

News in Brief 01 September 2015 (AM)

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Civilians in Iraq. File Picture: UNAMI

More than 1,300 killed in Iraq in August

A total of 1,325 people in Iraq were killed during the month of August due to terrorism, violence and armed conflict.…