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Please help: Afghanistan crisis appeal 

Afghanistan: 8 million people are facing famine in the world's worst humanitarian crisis.

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Tonga tsunami

Find out what's happening on the ground in Tonga and how Red Cross teams are helping. 

Why women should be involved in changing the asylum system.

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