Conflict over Ethiopia's Tigray region worsens while diplomats scramble to find a resolution

Conflict over Ethiopia’s Tigray region worsens while diplomats scramble to find a resolution

Diplomats are scrambling to find a peaceful resolution as concerns grow that Ethiopia will fall into an all-out civil war because of conflict over the Tigray region. Cameron Hudson, senior fellow with the Atlantic Council Africa Center, speaks with CBSN’s…

State Department warns Americans to leave Ethiopia amid Tigray region conflict

State Department warns Americans to leave Ethiopia amid Tigray region conflict

The State Department is ordering U.S. citizens and non-essential embassy staff to leave Ethiopia immediately. This comes as the conflict over the country’s northern Tigray region escalates. CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta gives an update. CBSN is CBS News’…

Qatar helps Afghans escape Taliban-controlled country

Qatar helps Afghans escape Taliban-controlled country

Qatar is helping evacuate Afghans and other people from the war-torn country following the Taliban’s swift takeover. This comes as Afghanistan is in the midst of what the United Nations calls a major humanitarian crisis. CBS News foreign correspondent Imtiaz…

Tigray conflict intensifies in Ethiopia

Tigray conflict intensifies in Ethiopia

The devastating conflict in Ethiopia is intensifying. Forces from the embattled region of Tigray are ramping up operations and taking aim at key cities closer to the capital. CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta joined “CBSN AM” from Johannesburg with…

Humanitarian crisis looms in Afghanistan absent aid

Humanitarian crisis looms in Afghanistan absent aid

In the wake of the Taliban takeover and U.S. withdrawal, Afghanistan is struggling through severe food shortages and the collapse of basic public services. Humanitarian organizations say the situation will intensify without funding for food and health care. CBS News…

World Health Organization and Red Cross warn of dire crises in Afghanistan

World Health Organization and Red Cross warn of dire crises in Afghanistan

The World Health Organization and Red Cross are warning of dire health and humanitarian crises unfolding in Afghanistan as the country deals with declining financial assistance. It comes as the U.S. marks one month since pulling troops out of Afghanistan.…

Yemen’s frontline: Violence closes in on ‘safe-haven' Marib - BBC Newsnight

Yemen’s frontline: Violence closes in on ‘safe-haven’ Marib – BBC Newsnight

Seven years on from the start of the civil war in Yemen and the conflict shows no signs of abating. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Seven years on from the start of the civil war in Yemen – one of the…

United Nations sends health care support teams to Haiti

United Nations sends health care support teams to Haiti

The United Nations is sending health care support teams to Haiti in the wake of the recent earthquake. The U.N. is particularly concerned about the welfare of women in the country. Judicael Elidje, Deputy Resident Representative at the United Nations…

Taliban tries to set up government amid humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan

Taliban tries to set up government amid humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan

The Taliban is looking to set up a new government in Afghanistan as the U.N. secretary-general warns of a humanitarian crisis in the country. CBS News foreign correspondent Charlie D’Agata speaks to CBSN about the latest following the U.S. withdrawal..…