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2014/08/23 02:31
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Click here for detailed news of all items700,000 Iraqis flee ISIL, take refuge in Kurdistan: UNUN: The UN Refugee Agency says about 700,000 Iraqis have fled their homes and taken refuge in the...
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2014/08/23 02:31
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2014/08/23 00:17
2014/08/23 00:17
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Gaza militants gunned down 18 alleged Israeli spies in an apparent attempt to plug security breaches and deter others, a day after Israel killed three top Hamas military commanders in an airstrike...
2014/08/22 14:29
2014/08/22 14:29
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Any views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Foundation. Preliminary Appeal Life-saving relief to CAR refugees in Cameroon - CMR 141 Preliminary Appeal...
2014/08/22 06:40
2014/08/22 06:40
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The violence against children, women and minority communities in Iraq in the past few weeks is one of the worst seen in this century, a UN spokesperson said Thursday, citing information from the...
2014/08/21 12:21
2014/08/21 12:21
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Ukrainian troops wrestle back large swathes of rebel-held Luhansk as 'clearest evidence yet' emerges of Russian soldiers inside the country Ukrainian troops make large in-roads into rebel-held...
2014/08/21 10:11
2014/08/21 10:11
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New ration reductions and movement restrictions have refugees from Myanmar are anxious about their future in Thailand. Thailand's Mae La camp is home to more than 40,000 refugees from Myanmar...
2014/08/21 08:56
2014/08/21 08:56
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LYON: The head of the international police organisation Interpol on Thursday (Aug 21) condemned the beheading of US journalist James Foley and called for a global response to the threat posed by...
2014/08/21 06:29
2014/08/21 06:29
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A confidential report sent by MONUSCO to New York shows there is a total of 153,000 Rwandan refugees in DR Congo - contrary to figures released by the UN Refugee Agency UNHCR to the media. The secret...
2014/08/21 03:28
2014/08/21 03:28
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UN Launches Major Humanitarian Aid for Displaced PeopleThursday, 21 August 2014, 3:11 pmPress Release: UN NewsIraq: UN Refugee Agency Launches Major Humanitarian Aid Push for Displaced PeopleWorkers...
2014/08/21 03:28
2014/08/21 03:28
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Iraq: Major Relief Effort Underway in NorthThursday, 21 August 2014, 3:20 pmPress Release: UN NewsIraq: Major Relief Effort Underway in North as UN Envoy Warns Against Targeting of Sunnis in...
2014/08/21 00:57
2014/08/21 00:57
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The UN Refugee Agency says over 400,000 people have fled their homes due to the fighting in eastern Ukraine. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said on Wednesday that some...
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2014/08/20 20:03
2014/08/20 20:03
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Displaced Iraqis from the Yazidi community arrive at Nowruz camp, in Derike, Syria. (File, AP) Geneva - The UN Refugee Agency said it had launched a huge operation on Wednesday to bring desperately...
2014/08/20 19:18
2014/08/20 19:18
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She was born before the outbreak of the First World War and has spent much of her life in war zones or fleeing conflict. But Yasmi Houmi, who turned 102 this month, has finally found safety. She was...
2014/08/20 19:05
2014/08/20 19:05
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The UN Refugee Agency has launched a huge operation to bring desperately needed aid to half a million Iraqis driven from their homes by jihadist rebels. 'It's the largest single aid push we have...
2014/08/20 14:52
2014/08/20 14:52
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Ethiopia has overtaken Kenya to become Africa’s largest refugee-hosting country after hundreds of thousands of South Sudanese arrived in the country this year. The total refugee population has reached...
2014/08/20 07:29
2014/08/20 07:29
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Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo — A group of 500 Angolans headed homewards by train on Tuesday as the UN Refugee Agency launched a repatriation programme to end one of Africa's most...
2014/08/19 21:44
2014/08/19 21:44
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RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Aug 19, (Agencies): Saudi Arabia’s top cleric said Tuesday that extremism and the ideologies of groups like the Islamic State and al- Qaeda are Islam’s No. 1 enemy and that...
2014/08/19 21:05
2014/08/19 21:05
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Fighting has resumed at Mosul Dam in northern Iraq with US jets spotted flying overhead, according to Sky sources. Islamic State (IS) militants seized the strategically important site, which supplies...
2014/08/19 13:49
2014/08/19 13:49
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On World Humanitarian Day, the UN Refugee Agency has announced a major aid operation to help some half a million people displaced by fighting in northern Iraq. An airlift of vital supplies to Irbil,...
2014/08/19 10:36
2014/08/19 10:36
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BBC News - Iraq aid operation launched by UN Refugee Agency UNHCR For a better experience on your device, try our mobile site. BBC navigation Share this page The United Nations agency for refugees...
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