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Nepal Aid Still Not Reaching Some Isolated Villages A Week Later

With help still not reaching some isolated villages a week after Nepal’s devastating earthquake, a top international aid official said Saturday that more helicopters were needed to get assistance to the farthest reaches of this Himalayan nation.

05/02/2015

The U.N. Security Council called Wednesday for immediate access into Syria to provide desperately needed aid, expressing alarm at the rapidly deteriorating humanitarian situation.  (ALICE Martins/AFP/Getty Images)

UN Urges Immediate Humanitarian Access to Syria

The U.N. Security Council called Wednesday for immediate access into Syria to provide desperately needed aid, expressing alarm at the rapidly deteriorating humanitarian situation.

10/02/2013