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Syrian refugees in Jordan say they are so miserable that they would rather face "inevitable death" in their war-torn country than live in conditions that have sparked riots. With Syria's war now in...
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2014/04/17 17:29
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Khartoum, Sudan — When Mohammed Humed fled from Eritrea to the famous Sudanese tourist destination of Kassala, he was not going on holidays. He was looking for a better life, one providing safety and...
2014/04/17 12:57
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JAKARTA: The number of asylum-seekers registering in Indonesia has fallen from around 100 a day to 100 a week in recent months, the UN said on Thursday, as Australia implemented hardline policies...
2014/04/17 09:34
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A man holds a knife to his throat, claiming he is looking for Muslims to decapitate, in the 5th district of Bangui, Central African Republic. File picture: Issouf Sanogo Geneva - Inter-communal...
2014/04/17 06:29
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Khartoum — The spokesperson of the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF), Al-Sawarmi Khalid Saad, has dismissed claims South Sudanese rebels led by former vice-president Riek Machar are being trained at camps...
2014/04/16 19:04
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UP to 1 000 refugees from war-torn South Sudan are fleeing to Ethiopia each day, many of them on the brink of death, the UN said on Tuesday. A massive 95% of the arrivals are also women and children,...
2014/04/16 10:03
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The funds will be used to meet the needs of some 360,000 people who have sought refuge from sectarian violence since December. Last week, the UN Security Council authorized a nearly 12,000-strong...
2014/04/16 09:38
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UN condemns ongoing violence in South Sudan New York, Apr 16 : The number of people seeking shelter at the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) base in the Unity state capital, Bentiu, has...
2014/04/16 00:28
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UN human rights expert welcomes release of Eritrean refugeesWednesday, 16 April 2014, 11:41 amPress Release: UN Human Rights CouncilUN human rights expert welcomes release of Eritrean refugees in...
2014/04/14 20:29
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Kule Refugee Camp, Ethiopia — The ordinary act of cooking sorghum stew comes as a nearly revolutionary blessing for 25-year-old Nyakuor Duer after all she's survived. The South Sudanese woman trekked...
2014/04/14 08:30
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One month after the Somali National Armed Forces and the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) military operation in southern and central Somalia began six regions have been directly impacted:...
2014/04/14 07:31
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Rising smoke from the Westgate mall in Nairobi which was attacked by terrorists (file photo). If you venture into Eastleigh at night, an area in the capital with a large ethnic Somali population, you...
2014/04/13 09:29
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Khartoum — The number of South Sudanese refugees who arrived to the neighbouring Sudan has reached over 62,000 people, said the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). "According to...
2014/04/11 17:53
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The UN Refugee Agency has expressed extreme concern over reports of Christian militiamen in the Central African Republic (CAR) attacking civilians fleeing the violence. The UN High Commissioner for...
2014/04/11 16:29
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Geneva — The UN Refugee Agency said on Friday the Italian navy had rescued some 6,000 people who had set out from Libya in overcrowded boats over the past four days alone. Those rescued off the...
2014/04/11 15:03
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Migrants off the coast of Lampedusa. (AFP) Rome - Italy has rescued 896 migrants crossing the Mediterranean by boat overnight, the navy said on Friday, after the government warned of an "emergency"...
2014/04/11 13:30
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Gore — Asia* and her family had no time to pack their belongings. "I had to spend most of my cash, 10,000 FCFA (about USD 20), to get to Chad. We had nothing when we arrived and I had to feed my...
2014/04/11 13:30
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Eastleigh (nairobi) — Thousands of ethnic Somalis have been arrested and detained in an ongoing security operation dubbed Usalama Watch mainly in Eastleigh, a suburb of Nairobi often known as "Little...
2014/04/09 21:53
2014/04/09 21:53
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Damascus: Syria's Red Crescent and the United Nations refugee agency have delivered aid to rebel-held areas of Aleppo for the first time in 10 months, the Red Crescent says. Damascus: Syria's Red...
2014/04/09 21:11
2014/04/09 21:11
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UN Refugee Agency says it is concerned about the arrests but will ensure deportation is handled correctly. Kenya has deported 82 Somali nationals, part of a sweeping security crackdown. At least 447...
2014/04/18 10:19
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