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Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The food crisis currently gripping South Sudan demands global action to stave off a deadly famine, a pair of United Nations bodies have warned. The plea was made Friday by the heads of UNICEF and the World Food Programme (WFP) after witnessing devastation in the nation where one in three people is facing severe food insecurity. "The world should...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
"Nothing is left. Everything I have is gone."
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The Pentagon and Ukraine on Friday accused Russia of shelling eastern Ukraine...

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The carnage goes on in Gaza. Over 500 now dead. The devastation has sparked fury, with hundreds of thousands protesting around the world, Nobel laureates and other public figures demanding an arms embargo against Israel, and an emergency meeting by the U.N. Security Council just announced. Still, the sheer scope of the horror can also numb us into a sort of moral fatigue. Two individual stories of random life and death to make and keep it real: The little boy on the front, brought into Gaza...

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