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Stories with organization: Red Cross and Red Crescent
  • Red Cross: Wounded trapped in C. African Republic capital story has photos
    Updated: Sep-30-15 10:03 pm

    BANGUI, Central African Republic - Aid officials pleaded for access to the neighborhoods of Central African Republic's treacherous capital on Wednesday, saying that sectarian clashes between rivaling Christian and Muslim militias make it too dangerous to help the wounded and to recover bodies.

  • AP Investigation: WHO Ebola effort faltered in African city story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Sep-22-15 4:43 am

    KENEMA, Sierra Leone - Highly contagious corpses rotted in the rain amid a shortage of body bags. Nurses turned to plastic packaging as protective gear ran out. Even some of the chlorine provided to Sierra Leone's Kenema Government Hospital last year was suspect - in one case more than a year out of date and effectively worthless.