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Globe Trot: Story of Afghan hospital attack changes again

International
by Mindy Belz
Posted 10/16/15, 01:42 pm

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A villager walks on a dried up dam after collecting some water in Rongkop, central Java, Indonesia.|Associated Press/Photo by Trisnadi, File

Globe Trot: El Niño drought hits Papua New Guinea

International
by Mindy Belz
Posted 10/12/15, 10:40 am

INDONESIA: The El Niño weather pattern has hit Papua New Guinea with its worst drought in two decades, resulting already in 24 deaths and creating conditions that could leave 4 million people across the Pacific without food and drinking water.

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Globe Trot: War in Yemen brings excess tragedy, scant headlines

International
by Mindy Belz
Posted 9/25/15, 12:55 pm

YEMEN: The war in Yemen is taking a terrible—and underreported—toll in yet another proxy battle shaping up between Saudi Arabia and Iran. I’m following tweets by Yemeni political analyst Hisham al-Omeisy as one way to keep up with the latest.

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