South Sudan crisis `deteriorates` after six months of war

Aid agencies warned Sunday that starvation and diseases like malaria and cholera were set to intensify the crisis in South Sudan, which has been devastated by six months of conflict.

Myanmar vows to protect riot-hit aid agencies

Myanmar pledged today to protect international aid groups targeted by Buddhist mobs in a violence-torn western region, after a chorus of concern from foreign governments and the United Nations.

Angelina Jolie visits Libya to support aid agencies

Hollywood beauty and UN goodwill ambassador Angelina Jolie has visited Libya to help agencies bringing aid to Libyans in Tripoli and Misurata.

Somali militant group bans 3 aid agencies

A Somali militant group with links to al Qaeda has banned three Christian aid agencies from its territory.