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Mosul Family Fleeing Airstrike Loses 10 year old child to IED

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SHAFAQNA - An Iraqi family from Mosul, one of hundreds caught in crossfire of the US-supported operation in the city, told Ruptly how a coalition airstrike forced them out of their home, only to face sniper fire and a fatal IED. RT’s…

Ahmed and Mohammed al-Khobze; Yemeni Children Killed by US Drone

SHAFAQNA - A local Yemeni official says a drone strike suspected to have been carried out by the US has left two Yemeni children dead in the south-central Bayda Province. The unnamed provincial official said on Tuesday that the incident…

Pollution Responsible For A Quarter of Deaths of Young Children, says WHO

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SHAFAQNA - Pollution is responsible for one in four deaths among all children under five, according to new World Health Organisation reports, with toxic air, unsafe water and and lack of sanitation the leading causes. The reports found polluted…