Daily Archives: December 14, 2017

World’s worst humanitarian crisis about to get worse… again

A battle at the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah threatens to throw Yemen even further into the depths of humanitarian catastrophe, cutting off crucial imports and displacing as many as half a million people.…

ZIMBABWE WILDLIFE AUTHORITY INTERCEPTS 200 KG OF IVORY BOUND FOR MALAYSIA

HARARE, Zimbabwean wildlife officials have intercepted 200 kilogrammes of ivory worth more than 500,000 US dollars which were destined for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The State-controlled Herald newspaper reported Wednesday that the ivory was intercepted at …

US SANCTIONS UGANDAN, SUDANESE NATIONALS OVER LRA IVORY, WEAPONS TRADE

WASHINGTON, The U.S. Treasury Department has blacklisted two people it said supported the outlawed Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) in Central African Republic through the illegal trade in ivory, weapons and money aimed at fuelling conflict …