South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has declared a state of emergency in his home state of Gogrial and parts of three other states where clashes have raged for months between clan-based militias.
The country's information minister, Michael Makuei, said the … Read more
A court decision on President Donald Trump's travel ban has reopened a window for tens of thousands of refugees to enter the United States, and the government is looking to quickly close it.
The administration late Friday appealed directly to … Read more
The U.N. children's fund warns tens of thousands of malnourished children are at great risk in Yemen, Somalia and South Sudan, which are on the brink of famine.
UNICEF reports an estimated 4.7 million children in the three cholera-stricken countries … Read more
Most American voters approve of President Donald Trump's travel ban on visitors from six Muslim-majority countries, according to a new poll conducted by POLITICO and Morning Consult.
The ban prohibits the issuance of new visas from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, … Read more
In 2003, Roger Thurow was a journalist assigned to cover the looming famine in Ethiopia. Upon arriving in the country, he was given a warning by a World Food Program worker who told him that looking into the eyes of … Read more