The UN Security Council has unanimously backed a resolution calling for an immediate return to a ceasefire in the conflict area. The move comes after a flare-up in fighting left at least thirteen people dead and residents without electricity.
Mass famine in Yemen would affect millions of lives unless the Saudi-led coalition lifts its blockade of the country, the UN's aid chief has warned. The Security Council has demanded aid be allowed to enter Yemen.
He's a parliamentarian, a top equestrian and a socialite. But Ukraine's judiciary says he is also a crook, accusing Oleksandr Onyshchenko of illegal enrichment. Now it appears he's making a life for himself in Germany.
At least 13 people have been killed and dozens injured in heavy clashes between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed rebels. The election of US President Donald Trump has given Moscow scope to drive the insurgency.
Artillery fire intensified as night fell with more civilian deaths reported. At least 15 people have died since the fighting around Avdiivka and Donetsk intensified in the last five days.
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