Pope to visit Myanmar as anti-Rohingya hatred seethes

Agence France-Presse

The November visit comes as unprecedented numbers of Rohingya flee into neighbouring Bangladesh because of increasing communal violence.

Turkey's deescalation operation promises to be a smooth transition

Al Jazeera

Rebels have told 'Al Jazeera' that Turkey has indirectly sent a stark warning to any faction that resists the operation.

For displaced Malians the Mauritanian desert is a haven

Agence France-Presse

Despite the refugee camp's depleting funds, refugees would rather be hungry than live in terror

DR Congo violence pushes thousands into Zambia


Thousands of people from the Democratic Republic of Congo have fled to Zambia after violent inter-ethnic clashes and fighting between security forces

10,000 Rohingya poised to move to Bangladesh as exodus swells again

Nick Perry, Sam Jahan

Over 500 000 Rohingya have streamed into Bangladesh in the past five weeks and numbers are expected to swell again with another 10 000 waiting to move