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COVID-19 compounds a long list of problems in Guatemala

Coronavirus is adding pressure on a country wracked by drought, poverty, and violence, and where there’s little by way of a social safety...

The shadow war on the Venezuela-Colombia border

Regional conflict between armed criminal groups is hurting people on both sides of the lawless frontier. Source link

COVID-19 brings abuse and other fears to displaced women in South Sudan

Women in camps worry they will find little aid if they become victims of physical or sexual violence. Source link

What’s new besides coronavirus?

Coronavirus concerns are grabbing the headlines. But other crises haven’t stopped. Here’s a look at what else is going on. Source link

What’s happening in Venezuela’s COVID-19 border quarantines?

As COVID-19 lockdowns make it harder to get by, thousands of desperate Venezuelan migrants are returning home, but some are regretting it. Source link...

In the news: Italy to grant undocumented migrants work permits

Up to 560,000 migrants live without papers in Italy, but only those working as labourers or carers will be eligible. Source link

‘Like a ship about to sink’: Refugees in Jordan voice pandemic despair

Jordan’s strict lockdown has been particularly hard on the country’s estimated one million refugees. Now it is easing, will life get better? Source link...

The shadow war on the Venezuela-Colombia border

Regional conflict between armed criminal groups is hurting people on both sides of the lawless frontier. Source link

Why we Rohingya refugees risk our lives at sea

Hundreds of Rohingya have been cast adrift and left to die on the open seas. This is why refugees like me risk our...

Locked down in Libya: One refugee’s reflections on conflict and COVID-19

For one Sudanese asylum seeker in Tripoli, coronavirus is far from the scariest thing he has to contend with. Source link

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How divisive is politics in the United States?

The protests over the death of George Floyd have opened a divisive political debate between Democrats and Republicans. Source link

Trump says US will designate Antifa 'terrorist organisation'

Legal experts say such a move would raise serious First Amendment and due process concerns. Source link

Protesters, footballers worldwide show solidarity, demand justice for George Floyd

Protesters took the streets in a number of cities, including London and Copenhagen, while footballers in Germany displayed their solidarity with anti-racism demonstrations...

India expels Pakistan embassy officials for 'espionage'

India declares officials 'persona non grata' and both were expected to leave the country within 24 hours. Source link

Sudan gold, fuel smuggling costs hundreds of millions annually

A new report by a financial watchdog has revealed the extent of mismanagement in those sectors and its impact on the economy. Source link...