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World Leaders Agree on Steps to Revive Syria Truce Amid Escalating Violence
World powers tried to revive a shaky ceasefire in Syria today when U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov co-chaired a meeting of the International Syria Support Group in Vienna. “Those involved in this conflict with competing agendas are going to have to be
Correction: Turkey-Humanitarian Summit Story
In a story May 20 about the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of War Child's chief executive. He is Rob Williams, not Rob O'Daly. A corrected version of the story is below: Innovative tools offer way forward at time of aid crisis A debit card
Innovative Tools Offer Way Forward at Time of Aid Crisis
A debit card supplied by the World Food Program has turned out to be a lifesaver for Syrian refugee Huda al-Ali, giving her freedom to choose how she feeds her children and also benefiting the Turkish community where she is living
John Kerry Outlines Steps to Achieve Ceasefire in Syria
The Secretary of State and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov hold news conference discussing the current progress of the Syrian peace talks in Vienna.
Nigeria's Stolen Girls: Inside Boko Haram Territory Where Children Are Forced to Become Suicide Bombers: Reporter's Notebook
We’re speeding down the road in a heavily armored jeep, heading towards the front lines of the battle against African Jihad. This is Boko Haram territory. Outside, the temperature can crack 110 degrees F. We’re traveling inside a thick bubble of security protecting Samantha Power , U.S. Ambassador
How to Help Syrians Trapped in Madaya
Millions of people in Syria are largely cut off from the outside world and desperate for food and aid. In the Syrian town of Madaya, only four aid convoys have been allowed into the town over the past seven months. ABC News is in contact with a family that is trapped in the town and we will be
Next Batch of Hillary Clinton Emails Already Being Prepared By State Dept.
During a State Department briefing, spokesman John Kirby answers questions related to the phased release of the former secretary of state's emails.
What Halle Berry Learned From Daughter Nahla
Halle Berry learned a very important lesson from her daughter, Nahla, recently. "This year, I went to Nicaragua and I took my now seven-year-old daughter Nahla with me," Berry, who traveled for the World Food Program, told an audience Saturday at Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA, where she was
Crews Race to Rescue Climbers on Mount Everest
Crews battled shifting weather conditions as they raced to rescue the remaining Mount Everest climbers stranded by Saturday’s deadly avalanche . According to International Mountain Guides, a helicopter was able to recover gear from Camp 1, as well as the remaining climbers, after the fog lifted