Jason Beaubien

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Friday at the beach in Mogadishu: Optimism shines through despite Somalia's woes

Friday, January 20, 2023

One of the world's poorest countries, Somalia is coping with conflict, a historic drought and a devastating food crisis. But there's another side to the country. Just take a look at the capital city.

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Somalia faces a major food crisis driven by a historic drought.

Thursday, January 12, 2023

Fighting between the government and the militant group is driving people from their homes and complicating efforts to get food aid to those who are on the verge of starvation.

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This is what displaced Somalians want you to know about their humanitarian crisis

Friday, December 23, 2022

Dusty camps of displaced people have sprung up on the outskirts of cities. They ran from their homes because of drought, famine and fighting that involves the militant group al-Shabaab.

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In Baidoa, Somalis live at the epicenter of drought, hunger and conflict

Saturday, December 17, 2022

Baidoa, surrounded by Al-Shabab militants, is at the heart of Somalia's worst drought in 40 years. Aid groups warn of impending famine. "The needs are overwhelming," says a UNICEF specialist.

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Concern grows over a food crisis and potential famine in Somalia

Friday, December 16, 2022

In East Africa, there's growing concern that a mounting food crisis could lead to famine in Somalia.

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The U.N. says parts of Somalia may experience famine within months

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

Somalia faces a major food crisis and the U.N. warns parts of the country could be in a full famine by April. The crisis is driven by a prolonged drought, terror attacks and a spike in food prices.

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Somalia faces what could be its worst drought in 40 years

Monday, December 12, 2022

International aid groups are warning of a potential famine in Somalia as the country faces what could be its worst drought in 40 years.

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Somalia battles hunger as it braces for famine during a prolonged drought

Monday, December 12, 2022

International aid groups are warning of a catastrophic food crisis, as Somalia faces what could be its worst drought in 40 years. Nearly 2 million children are suffering from malnutrition.

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Screams from Russia's alleged torture basements still haunt Ukraine's Kherson

Friday, November 18, 2022

These are just some of the chilling accounts from Ukrainians in Kherson after 8 1/2 months under Russian occupation.

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Photos: Liberated Kherson celebrates as Ukrainians prepare for an uncertain future

Thursday, November 17, 2022

Kherson is coming back to life after more than 8 1/2 months under Russian occupation. There's no water or electricity, but residents are celebrating — even as they recall the horrors of occupation.

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Ukrainians dance in Kherson's streets at the end of Russia's months-long occupation

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Since Russian troops withdrew and Ukrainian forces moved in, residents are meeting up in the city's main square to celebrate, waving their flag, singing and dancing.

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Zelenskyy's arrival in Kherson underscores Ukraine's momentum in the war

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

A look at how the Ukrainian city of Kherson is picking up the pieces and reuniting with loved ones after nearly nine months of Russian occupation.

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Ukraine's President Zelenskyy makes surprise visit to liberated city of Kherson

Monday, November 14, 2022

The Ukrainian president appears openly in front of the main government building in the southern city, and speaks to cheering residents who endured eight months of Russian occupation.

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Ukrainians are raising the country's next generation, children now as old as the war

Friday, November 11, 2022

In the first two months of the war in Ukraine, 15,000 babies were born. Their parents are raising the next generation of Ukrainians — children now as old as the war.

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What Russia's announced pullout from Kherson means for the war in Ukraine

Thursday, November 10, 2022

Russia says it's withdrawing from Kherson to the east bank of the Dnipro River. Here's what it means for the war in Ukraine.

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Ukraine is skeptical of Russian claims that it is withdrawing from Kherson

Thursday, November 10, 2022

Russian officials made an announcement that they are withdrawing troops from the key city of Kherson. The city is the capital of a region Russia claims to have annexed.

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Russia says it's withdrawing from the key city of Kherson, but Ukraine is skeptical

Wednesday, November 09, 2022

Russia announced a withdrawal from Kherson, Ukraine, but the Ukrainian government said there's "no signs" Russian forces left without a fight.

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Iran acknowledges sending military drones to Russia before the invasion of Ukraine

Sunday, November 06, 2022

Iran has acknowledged providing military drones to Russia for the first time, though they claim the shipments were sent before the invasion of Ukraine.

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For the first time, Iran acknowledges it sent drones to Russia

Saturday, November 05, 2022

The Iranian foreign minister says only a small number were delivered months before the invasion of Ukraine.

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Millions of Ukrainians left without electricity after Russian strikes

Saturday, November 05, 2022

Millions of Ukrainians are without electricity after Russian strikes and a major battle is brewing over the port city of Kherson.

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