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Stories with organization: United Nations Children's Fund
  • Child bombers used by Boko Haram increases 10-fold: UNICEF 
    Updated: Apr-12-16 11:18 am

    KANO, Nigeria - The number of child bombers used by the Islamic extremists of Boko Haram has increased from four to 44 in a year with devastating consequences in communities that now see children as threats, UNICEF said Tuesday.

  • Bangladesh failing to spare millions from arsenic poisoning story has photos
    Updated: Apr-06-16 11:19 am

    KHIRDASDI, Bangladesh - For more than two decades, Nasima Begum and her family have been drawing water from a well painted red to warn Bangladeshi villagers that it's tainted by arsenic. They know they're slowly poisoning themselves.

  • An infant's 5-month life points to hunger's spread in Yemen story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Mar-29-16 11:52 pm

    HAZYAZ, Yemen - The baby was born in war, even as planes blasted his village in Yemen. Five months later, Udai Faisal died from war: His skeletal body broke down under the ravages of malnutrition, his limbs like twigs, his cheeks sunken, his eyes dry.