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Israel withdraws most of its troops from Gaza

...gates of the school. The Red Crescent, a charity, said the attack occurred while people were in line to get food from aid workers. Gaza health official Ashraf al-Kidra said in addition to the dead, 35 people were wounded.Robert Turner, director...
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Gunmen, bombers kill 11 in Pakistan capital

...stunned the capital, a normally quiet city of wide, tree-lined boulevards that is home to diplomats, generals, aid workers and government officials. It was the deadliest attack in Islamabad since a 2008 truck bombing at the Marriott Hotel...
'Impossible' has the right touch with real horror

...realities are woven in. Pick-up trucks carrying bodies, the makeshift message boards with names of the missing, aid workers trying to keep up with the unending string of injuries, the parentless children, the childless parents, random family...
Traditions in Chad harm, kill underfed children

...Allah and in part because many local officials were submitted to such practices themselves when they were children, aid workers say.Hassane says in 30 years of practice, he's never fielded any complaints from parents whose children became sicker...
What might have been in Afghanistan

...refers to the self-contained American compound U.S. aid workers built in the 1950s and 1960s when they were working in...rush to produce a "civilian surge" of diplomats and aid workers led to a flood of underqualified applicants, many out...
An aid worker's courageous success

...around eastern Afghanistan with an extraordinary British aid worker, Linda Norgrove. I have a photo of her dressed in a...some will conclude that her death proves all foreign aid workers in Afghanistan should retreat behind security barriers...
This Day in History

...Afghan opposition fighters rolled into Kabul after Taliban troops slipped away under cover of darkness. Eight foreign aid workers - two Americans, two Australians and four Germans - held captive in Afghanistan for three months were freed by anti-Taliban...
This Day in History

...bombardment ended 12 days later.) In 2005, Vice President Cheney made a surprise visit to Iraq. Susanne Osthoff, a German aid worker kidnapped in Iraq, was freed after three weeks in captivity. Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon suffered a mild stroke...
Video purportedly shows killing of U.S. hostage

...Pakistani contractors and Macedonians working for a U.S. company. On Monday, the German government said 43-year-old aid worker and archaeologist Susanne Osthoff - who was released a day earlier - was expected to leave Iraq soon. She had been held...
My Turn: Life in Afghanistan more hopeful than the headlines

...Afghans. Last year there was an incident where an Afghan aid worker was shot in his home in Mazar-I-Sharif by " papers. What didn't make the papers was the aid worker was sleeping with another man's wife and the incident...


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