Daily Archives: April 4, 2020

ICRC Steps Up to Curb Spread of COVID-19 and Save Lives in Somalia

The International Committee of the Red Cross is calling for immediate action to curb the spread of COVID-19 and save lives in Somalia, saying the country is at a critical juncture.

In a statement issued in Nairobi, Kenya, ICRC expressed …

Coronavirus, Conflict Threaten Thousands of Refugees, Migrants Detained in Libya

The U.N. refugee agency warns thousands of refugees and migrants detained in sub-standard facilities in Libya are threatened by COVID-19 and the ongoing conflict in the country, and should be released.

The warning comes as a military offensive launched by …