UN: 57.5 million people will need humanitarian aid in 2015

At least 57.5 million people will need humanitarian aid in the world in 2015, the UN announced on Monday, specifying that the assistance includes only those whose lives will be at risk if they do not receive vital assistance. The Deputy Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs,...

Israel’s attack on humanitarian fleet for Gaza will not be processed by the ICC

The International Criminal Court (ICC) will not prosecute Israel for the assault on a humanitarian fleet bound for Gaza in May 2010 that killed eleven Turkish citizens in international waters. The chief prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, in a statement said this Thursday that...

Sending of reservists to combat Ebola is authorized by Obama

The United States President Barack Obama on Thursday authorized the Pentagon to send reservists to West Africa to fight Ebola, participating in the implementation of the necessary logistics infrastructure. Obama authorized the deployment of reservists for humanitarian relief...

Russia sends second aid convoy to east of Ukraine

A second Russian humanitarian convoy delivered 2,000 tons of aid to the eastern regions of Ukraine scene of fighting between the army and pro-Russian separatists, announced on Saturday the Russian public channel Rossia 24. “The second humanitarian convoy delivered 2,000...

Gaza receives humanitarian assistance after the ceasefire

The Gaza Strip began to receive humanitarian aid and consumer products this Thursday, after being devastated by 50 days of war that came to an end on Tuesday night. Today, Kerem Shalom had a long line of trucks loaded with commodities for Gaza shops, and others from the UN agency...

European Parliament urges the EU to consolidate support for affected in Gaza

After the permanent ceasefire negotiated in Cairo, the President of the European Parliament (EP), Martin Schulz, said today that the European Union (EU) must now intensify its efforts to support the Palestinians and Israel. “I welcome the agreement on a permanent ceasefire...

Ukraine denounces as “invasion” Russian convoy income without authorization

Ukraine today denounced an “invasion” by Russia due to the entry of Russian humanitarian convoy on Ukrainian territory without the permission of the authorities of this country and without the escort of the Red Cross. The head of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU,...

Fidel Castro received Maduro’s visit and congratulated him for the aid sent to Gaza

Cuban leader Fidel Castro announced yesterday that he received the visit of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday in Havana and congratulated him for his “solidarity” with the Palestinian people. Maduro’s surprise trip to the island was not officially...
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