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Two aid workers killed in Mali landmine blast: Officials

Last Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014, 03:37

Two Malian aid workers were killed when their vehicle drove over a landmine in restive north-west Mali, officials told AFP Friday.

UN calls for wider use of surveillance drones

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 03:59

UN peacekeeping missions should deploy more drones and state-of the art technology to become more effective, limit boots on the ground and keep aid workers safer, their chief said on Thursday.

Three aid workers killed in Central African Republic

Last Updated: Monday, April 28, 2014, 05:36

A spokesman for the global aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres says three of its workers have been killed in Central African Republic.

Taliban execute five aid workers among 12 Afghans

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 28, 2013, 09:04

Taliban insurgents executed 12 Afghan civilians in two separate incidents, including five aid workers whose bodies were dumped at a hospital by the gang that had kidnapped them, officials said on Tuesday.

Female teachers among 7 aid workers killed in Pakistan

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 02, 2013, 09:23

Those killed were employed at a community centre with aid workers working at a medical clinic and female teachers at primary school.

Spain bringing aid workers home from Algeria

Last Updated: Sunday, July 29, 2012, 09:28

Spain says it is repatriating all aid workers and 3 other foreign nationals from refugee camps in western Algeria.

Five aid workers kidnapped in Afghanistan

Last Updated: Thursday, May 24, 2012, 20:05

NATO-led forces said they had no information on the kidnapping, while NGOs operating in the area declined to comment citing the sensitivity of the issue.

Three French aid workers freed in Yemen

Last Updated: Monday, November 14, 2011, 11:56

The French President`s office says three French aid workers kidnapped in Yemen have been freed, with the help of the sultan of Oman.

US, Danish aid workers seized in Somalia

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 25, 2011, 19:10

The kidnappings come only weeks after the seizure of two women working for Doctors Without Borders in neighboring Kenya.

Three aid workers kidnapped from camp in Algeria

Last Updated: Sunday, October 23, 2011, 15:50

An unidentified group of assailants entered the Rabuni camp near Tindouf and seized the foreigners.

Kenya: 2 Spanish aid workers seized in camp

Last Updated: Friday, October 14, 2011, 12:05

Suspected Somali militants entered the world`s largest refugee camp and abducted two Spanish women.

Three French nationals missing in Yemen

Last Updated: Sunday, May 29, 2011, 09:18

The most recent kidnap of a foreigner in Yemen was of a Saudi diplomat.