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Gunmen abduct Italian aid worker from Kenyan village
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Gunmen abduct Italian aid worker from Kenyan village

Nov 21st 2018, 7:40 AM 7,370 Views 5 Comments

The 23-year-old was taken from a coastal village in an armed raid.

Obama confirms death of 26-year-old American woman held by Islamic State
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Obama confirms death of 26-year-old American woman held by Islamic State

Feb 10th 2015, 3:41 PM 16,972 Views 53 Comments

IS said last Friday Kayla Jean Mueller had died in an air strike.

Obama confirms ISIS beheading video is real
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Obama confirms ISIS beheading video is real

Nov 16th 2014, 8:44 PM 33,160 Views 96 Comments

Abdul-Rahman Kassig, formerly known as Peter Kassig, was captured while working as an aid worker in Syria.

British Ebola victim discharged from hospital following experimental treatment
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British Ebola victim discharged from hospital following experimental treatment

Sep 3rd 2014, 12:18 PM 6,529 Views 19 Comments

William Pooley had been treated at Britain’s isolation unit secure enough for Ebola patients.

Opinion: Humanitarian work is intense and all-consuming, but I believe in what I do
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Opinion: Humanitarian work is intense and all-consuming, but I believe in what I do

Aug 19th 2014, 8:00 AM 74 Views 10 Comments

Aid work is very full on – you work, live and socialise with your colleagues. But, cheesy as it sounds, I do really believe in what we’re doing here.

The Guardian accidentally posted a photo of an aid worker's sex toy
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# Fleshlight

The Guardian accidentally posted a photo of an aid worker's sex toy

Jun 12th 2014, 8:55 AM 11,731 Views 7 Comments

It’s a travel essential, apparently.

Irish aid workers in Philippines report roads 'blocked due to dead bodies'
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Irish aid workers in Philippines report roads 'blocked due to dead bodies'

Nov 10th 2013, 1:18 PM 15,621 Views 10 Comments

Plan Ireland has launched an emergency appeal, commenting that reports have underestimated the numbers of people who will need help to repair their homes and get their lives back on track.

Column: There has never been a more dangerous time to be an aid worker
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Column: There has never been a more dangerous time to be an aid worker

Aug 19th 2013, 1:00 PM 22 Views 4 Comments

On World Humanitarian Day, Dominic MacSorely hails the men and women who have dedicated their lives, and sometimes lost them, in an attempt to reduce suffering across the world.

Column: My Christmas in a Haitian hospital
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Column: My Christmas in a Haitian hospital

Dec 25th 2011, 3:30 PM 65 Views 9 Comments

Kilkenny man Richard Delaney will be dressing up as Santa this year – in an under-construction hospital in Port-au-Prince. He writes about his experiences.

Turkish quake: Japanese aid worker among the dead
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Turkish quake: Japanese aid worker among the dead

Nov 10th 2011, 10:03 PM 247 Views 1 Comment

A Japanese aid worker has become the latest of at least a dozen people to fall victim to Turkey’s treacherous fault lines, following a magnitude-5.7 quake in Van on Wednesday.

Hassan killer has been sprung from prison
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Hassan killer has been sprung from prison

Aug 22nd 2010, 12:38 PM 238 Views 0 Comments

Iraq officially confirms the killer of Margaret Hassan has escaped from prison.

Hassan murder suspect goes missing
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Hassan murder suspect goes missing

Jul 14th 2010, 2:44 PM 90 Views 0 Comments

One of the men accused of kidnapping and murdering aid worker Margaret Hassan has gone missing just before his trial.