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Daily Mail
Two migrant women dead from cold in Bulgaria: MinisterTwo female migrants, including a teenage girl, freeze to death in Bulgaria as p
Two migrant women dead from cold in Bulgaria: Minister
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Two female migrants, including a teenage girl, freeze to death in Bulgaria as police save 11 child refugees in the icy conditions Two refugees, a teen and a woman in her 30s found dead in Bulgaria Two female migrants have been found dead in a... Read more
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DW
Austria asks EU for 600 million euros to cover refugee costs |Austrian Finance Minister Hans Jörg Schelling sent a request to the European Co
Austria asks EU for 600 million euros to cover refugee costs |
DW / Posted yesterday
Austrian Finance Minister Hans Jörg Schelling sent a request to the European Commission for 600 million euros ($670 million) to cover unbudgeted costs associated with housing and caring for asylum seekers, an Austrian Finance Ministry spokesperson... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Attackers torch refugee center in PragueAMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of thousands of would-be refugees from
Attackers torch refugee center in Prague
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of thousands of would-be refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 9:10 p.m. Czech police say unknown attackers have set a refugee center on fire in the Czech capital of Prague,... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Attackers torch refugee center in PragueAMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of thousands of would-be refugees from
Attackers torch refugee center in Prague
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of thousands of would-be refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 9:10 p.m. Czech police say unknown attackers have set a refugee center on fire in the Czech capital of Prague,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
France rescues 4 trying to cross the ChannelAMSTERDAM (AP) � The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East an
France rescues 4 trying to cross the Channel
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (AP) � The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Turkey kept its border with Syria closed for a second day but has let in more than a dozen Syrians who were injured... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
France rescues 4 trying to cross the ChannelAMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of thousands of would-be refugees from
France rescues 4 trying to cross the Channel
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of thousands of would-be refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 7:50 p.m. A French official says the coast guard has rescued four migrants who were attempting to get from the... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
International News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: France rescues 4 trying to cross the Channel February 06, 2016 18:
International News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted yesterday
The Latest: France rescues 4 trying to cross the Channel February 06, 2016 18:59 GMT Eds: With AP Photos. %classify(id:fe43244d5880479bbc22d462277d7f14;section:AP Event;name:Europe Migrants; AMSTERDAM (AP) -- The Latest on the flow of thousands... Read more
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Boston Herald
France rescues 4 trying to cross the ChannelAMSTERDAM — The Latest on the flow of thousands of would-be refugees from the M
France rescues 4 trying to cross the Channel
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM — The Latest on the flow of thousands of would-be refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 7:50 p.m. A French official says the coast guard has rescued four migrants who were attempting to get from the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Calais police fire tear gas at far-right rallyPolice in Calais have dispersed a rowdy anti-migrant protest with tear gas afte
Calais police fire tear gas at far-right rally
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
Police in Calais have dispersed a rowdy anti-migrant protest with tear gas after clashes with protesters and detained several far-right demonstrators. Calais has been a focal point for migrants who want to slip into Britain via the Channel Tunnel.... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Anti-migrant protesters rally in PragueAMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of refugees from the Middle East and el
Anti-migrant protesters rally in Prague
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 4:25 p.m. Thousands of Czechs are rallying in the Czech capital of Prague, some against the influx of refugees and others in support... Read more
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Boston Herald
Calais police fire tear gas at far-right rallyAMSTERDAM — The Latest on the flow of refugees from the Middle East and elsewhe
Calais police fire tear gas at far-right rally
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM — The Latest on the flow of refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): Police in Calais have dispersed a rowdy anti-migrant protest with tear gas after clashes with protesters and detained several far-right... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Anti-migrant protesters rally in PragueAMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of refugees from the Middle East and el
Anti-migrant protesters rally in Prague
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 4:25 p.m. Thousands of Czechs are rallying in the Czech capital of Prague, some against the influx of refugees and others in support... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Dutch riot police, anti-migrant protesters clashAMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of refugees from the Middle East and el
Dutch riot police, anti-migrant protesters clash
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): Riot police have clashed with demonstrators in Amsterdam as supporters of the anti-Islam, anti-migrant group PEGIDA tried to hold... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
International News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: EU urges Turkey to keep border open to migrants February 06, 2016
International News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted yesterday
The Latest: EU urges Turkey to keep border open to migrants February 06, 2016 13:34 GMT Eds: With AP Photos. EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says "the support that the EU is providing to Turkey, among others, is aimed exactly at... Read more
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ABC News
EU Urges Turkey to Keep Border Open to MigrantsEU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says "the support that the EU is pro
EU Urges Turkey to Keep Border Open to Migrants
ABC News / Posted yesterday
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says "the support that the EU is providing to Turkey, among others, is aimed exactly at guaranteeing" that Ankara can protect and host people that are seeking asylum. EU foreign ministers met with their... Read more
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Daily Herald
6 asylum seekers arrive in LatviaAMSTERDAM -- The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East and el
6 asylum seekers arrive in Latvia
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM -- The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): Six asylum-seekers have arrived in Latvia, the first of 531 the nation has agreed to accept as part of the European Union's... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
6 asylum seekers arrive in LatviaAMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East an
6 asylum seekers arrive in Latvia
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 12:55 p.m. Six asylum-seekers have arrived in Latvia, the first of 531 the nation has agreed to accept as part of the European... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
International News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: Turkey admits 15 fleeing Aleppo; border closed February 06, 2016 1
International News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted yesterday
The Latest: Turkey admits 15 fleeing Aleppo; border closed February 06, 2016 11:16 GMT Eds: With AP Photos. %classify(id:fe43244d5880479bbc22d462277d7f14;section:AP Event;name:Europe Migrants; AMSTERDAM (AP) -- The Latest on the movement of... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkey admits 15 fleeing Aleppo; border closedAMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East an
Turkey admits 15 fleeing Aleppo; border closed
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Turkey kept its border with Syria closed for a second day but has let in more than a dozen Syrians who were injured... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Turkey admits 15 fleeing Aleppo; border closedAMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East an
Turkey admits 15 fleeing Aleppo; border closed
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Turkey kept its border with Syria closed for a second day but has let in more than a dozen Syrians who were injured... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Turkey admits 15 fleeing Aleppo; border closedAMSTERDAM (AP) � The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East an
Turkey admits 15 fleeing Aleppo; border closed
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (AP) � The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Turkey kept its border with Syria closed for a second day but has let in more than a dozen Syrians who were injured... Read more
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Salon.com
Turkish raids on factories making unsafe boatsAMSTERDAM (AP) — The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East an
Turkish raids on factories making unsafe boats
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (AP) — The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 11:40 a.m. Turkish media say police have raided three factories producing unlicensed and poor-quality inflatable boats used to... Read more
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The Seattle Times
The Latest: Turkey admits 15 fleeing Aleppo; border closedAMSTERDAM (AP) — The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East an
The Latest: Turkey admits 15 fleeing Aleppo; border closed
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (AP) — The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Turkey kept its border with Syria closed for a second day but has let in more than a dozen Syrians who were injured... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
International News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: Turkish raids on factories making unsafe boats February 06, 2016 1
International News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted yesterday
The Latest: Turkish raids on factories making unsafe boats February 06, 2016 10:43 GMT %classify(id:fe43244d5880479bbc22d462277d7f14;section:AP Event;name:Europe Migrants; AMSTERDAM (AP) -- The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
International News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: Merkel says aiding refugees fights Islamic State February 06, 2016
International News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted yesterday
The Latest: Merkel says aiding refugees fights Islamic State February 06, 2016 10:49 GMT %classify(id:fe43244d5880479bbc22d462277d7f14;section:AP Event;name:Europe Migrants; AMSTERDAM (AP) -- The Latest on the movement of refugees from the Middle... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Rough seas, harsh winter, border limits add to migrant woesPRESEVO, Serbia (AP) � Rasul Orwani thought he had faced the worst after bravin
Rough seas, harsh winter, border limits add to migrant woes
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
PRESEVO, Serbia (AP) � Rasul Orwani thought he had faced the worst after braving cold, rough seas in a rickety wooden boat to travel from Turkey to Greece, then came the Balkans. After arriving in Macedonia with dozens of other migrants, the group... Read more
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Daily Herald
Rough seas, harsh winter, border limits add to migrant woesPRESEVO, Serbia -- Rasul Orwani thought he had faced the worst after braving co
Rough seas, harsh winter, border limits add to migrant woes
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
PRESEVO, Serbia -- Rasul Orwani thought he had faced the worst after braving cold, rough seas in a rickety wooden boat to travel from Turkey to Greece, then came the Balkans. After arriving in Macedonia with dozens of other migrants, the group... Read more
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Denver Post
Rough seas, harsh winter, border limits add to migrant woesPRESEVO, Serbia (AP) — Rasul Orwani thought he had faced the worst after bravin
Rough seas, harsh winter, border limits add to migrant woes
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
PRESEVO, Serbia (AP) — Rasul Orwani thought he had faced the worst after braving cold, rough seas in a rickety wooden boat to travel from Turkey to Greece, then came the Balkans. After arriving in Macedonia with dozens of other migrants, the group... Read more
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Salon.com
Rough seas, harsh winter, border limits add to migrant woesPRESEVO, Serbia (AP) — Rasul Orwani thought he had faced the worst after bravin
Rough seas, harsh winter, border limits add to migrant woes
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
PRESEVO, Serbia (AP) — Rasul Orwani thought he had faced the worst after braving cold, rough seas in a rickety wooden boat to travel from Turkey to Greece, then came the Balkans. After arriving in Macedonia with dozens of other migrants, the group... Read more
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ABC News
Rough Seas, Harsh Winter, Border Limits Add to Migrant WoesRasul Orwani thought he had faced the worst after braving cold, rough seas in a
Rough Seas, Harsh Winter, Border Limits Add to Migrant Woes
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Rasul Orwani thought he had faced the worst after braving cold, rough seas in a rickety wooden boat to travel from Turkey to Greece, then came the Balkans. After arriving in Macedonia with dozens of other migrants, the group crossed into Serbia on... Read more
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EuroNews
Increasing obstacles for migrants on Greece-FYROM borderThe International Organization for Migration estimates 68,778 migrants and refu
Increasing obstacles for migrants on Greece-FYROM border
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
The International Organization for Migration estimates 68,778 migrants and refugees reached the Greek islands between January 1 and February 4, 2016. Most head north, through mainland Greece to the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH, int’l migration group pledge joint fight vs. traffickingChargé d’Affaires Elmer G. Cato of the Philippine Embassy in Baghdad and Chief
PH, int’l migration group pledge joint fight vs. trafficking
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Chargé d’Affaires Elmer G. Cato of the Philippine Embassy in Baghdad and Chief of Mission Thomas Lothar Weiss of the International Organization for Migration in Iraq agreed to continue working together to help the Iraqi Government build its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Global Fund Awards U.S.$414 Million for 19 GrantsIncludes $44 million in incentive funding In January 2016, the Global Fund Boa
The Global Fund Awards U.S.$414 Million for 19 Grants
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Includes $44 million in incentive funding In January 2016, the Global Fund Board approved $414 million in funding for 18 grants emanating from concept notes submitted by 10 countries. Of the $414 million, $280 million represented new money; the... Read more
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DW
Disappointed by Austria, migrants go home | Europe | DW.COM | Mohammed* broke down in tears when he heard a 14-year old boy in a wheelchair t
Disappointed by Austria, migrants go home | Europe | DW.COM |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
Mohammed* broke down in tears when he heard a 14-year old boy in a wheelchair talk about his mother. The boy, a Kurd, said in near-perfect German that he and his father had arrived in Austria for medical help a year ago. They have received... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Blows 'SOS' Whistle On Inhumane Treatment in Malawi's PrisonsThe Dowa First Grade Magistrate Court has sounded an "SOS" (Save Our Soul) aski
Court Blows 'SOS' Whistle On Inhumane Treatment in Malawi's Prisons
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Dowa First Grade Magistrate Court has sounded an "SOS" (Save Our Soul) asking Malawi government to take precautionary measures in addressing the appalling conditions in prisons, such as unnecessary congestion and inadequate food provision... Read more
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EuroNews
Life in Europe not as expected: hundreds of Iraqis return homeA growing number of Iraqis are returning home from Germany, citing a lengthy as
Life in Europe not as expected: hundreds of Iraqis return home
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
A growing number of Iraqis are returning home from Germany, citing a lengthy asylum process, bland food and poor shelters as reasons for leaving. “My husband liked the idea of going there. He saw others and he wanted to imitate them,” said one... Read more
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Wired News
The Inside Story of an Aid Worker’s Secret Weapon: The TarpOne of the more unusual shopping catalogs you might read is the Red Cross Emerg
The Inside Story of an Aid Worker’s Secret Weapon: The Tarp
Wired News / Posted 3 days ago
One of the more unusual shopping catalogs you might read is the Red Cross Emergency Items Catalogue. In its three volumes you’ll find a list of all the equipment a humanitarian agency could ever need: coolers to keep a cold chain intact, compact food... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
EU doubles contribution to Turkey refugee fundMigrants and refugees arrive at a refugee camp at Lakki port, after being picke
EU doubles contribution to Turkey refugee fund
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
Migrants and refugees arrive at a refugee camp at Lakki port, after being picked up from an islet, near the southeastern Greek island of Leros, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. The International Organization for Migration says more than 62,000 people crossed... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEFMore than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece f
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEF
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 4 days ago
More than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece from Turkey are now children, according to UNICEF. It's a sharp rise from as recently as six months ago, the U.N. agency said, when 73 percent of the migration flow was... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Children now one-third of all migrants: UNICEFMore than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece f
Children now one-third of all migrants: UNICEF
KY3 Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
More than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece from Turkey are now children, according to UNICEF. It's a sharp rise from as recently as six months ago, the U.N. agency said, when 73 percent of the migration flow was... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Children now one-third of all migrants: UNICEFMore than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece f
Children now one-third of all migrants: UNICEF
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
More than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece from Turkey are now children, according to UNICEF. It's a sharp rise from as recently as six months ago, the U.N. agency said, when 73 percent of the migration flow was... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Children now one-third of all migrants: UNICEFMore than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece f
Children now one-third of all migrants: UNICEF
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 4 days ago
More than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece from Turkey are now children, according to UNICEF. It's a sharp rise from as recently as six months ago, the U.N. agency said, when 73 percent of the migration flow was... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Children now one-third of all migrants: UNICEFMore than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece f
Children now one-third of all migrants: UNICEF
KSPR Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
More than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece from Turkey are now children, according to UNICEF. It's a sharp rise from as recently as six months ago, the U.N. agency said, when 73 percent of the migration flow was... Read more
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News 8000
Children now one-third of all migrants: UNICEFMore than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece f
Children now one-third of all migrants: UNICEF
News 8000 / Posted 4 days ago
More than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece from Turkey are now children, according to UNICEF. It's a sharp rise from as recently as six months ago, the U.N. agency said, when 73 percent of the migration flow was... Read more
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My EastText
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEFMore than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece f
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEF
My EastText / Posted 4 days ago
More than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece from Turkey are now children, according to UNICEF. It's a sharp rise from as recently as six months ago, the U.N. agency said, when 73 percent of the migration flow was... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEFMore than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece f
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEF
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
More than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece from Turkey are now children, according to UNICEF. It's a sharp rise from as recently as six months ago, the U.N. agency said, when 73 percent of the migration flow was... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEFMore than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece f
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEF
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
More than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece from Turkey are now children, according to UNICEF. It's a sharp rise from as recently as six months ago, the U.N. agency said, when 73 percent of the migration flow was... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEFMore than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece f
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEF
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 4 days ago
More than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece from Turkey are now children, according to UNICEF. It's a sharp rise from as recently as six months ago, the U.N. agency said, when 73 percent of the migration flow was... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEFMore than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece f
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEF
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
More than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece from Turkey are now children, according to UNICEF. It's a sharp rise from as recently as six months ago, the U.N. agency said, when 73 percent of the migration flow was... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEFMore than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece f
Children now a third of all migrants: UNICEF
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
More than one third of migrants making the treacherous sea crossing to Greece from Turkey are now children, according to UNICEF. It's a sharp rise from as recently as six months ago, the U.N. agency said, when 73 percent of the migration flow was... Read more
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