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2014/10/31 20:12
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Europe has been warned it faces the risk of far greater loss of life in the Mediterranean, after Italy formally ended its year-long mission to rescue stricken migrants and doubts persisted about a new...
2014/10/31 20:12
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2014/10/31 15:36
2014/10/31 15:36
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Bahn Refugee Camp — Once every week or two, a group of almost 20 volunteers parades through eastern Liberia's Bahn Refugee Camp, singing songs and carrying banners. They may look like a song and dance...
2014/10/31 15:32
2014/10/31 15:32
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Geneva — The UN Refugee Agency on Friday said it was very concerned about growing insecurity in border areas between Cameroon and Nigeria, where thousands of Nigerian refugees fleeing insurgent...
2014/10/28 15:36
2014/10/28 15:36
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Madrid — The UN Refugee Agency on Friday said it was concerned about a proposal by Spain to legalize automatic returns of people trying to cross border fences into its North Africa enclaves of Ceuta...
2014/10/28 07:08
2014/10/28 07:08
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The following are the top stories in the national and international press today. Times of Malta says a senior financial adviser who was arrested for suspected drink driving on Saturday evening and...
2014/10/28 02:07
2014/10/28 02:07
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Given a choice between braving floods in her refugee camp in Ethiopia or returning home to war in South Sudan, Martha Nyakuk prefers the deluge of water. Nyakuk, 70, came from the city of Malakal in...
2014/10/27 16:53
2014/10/27 16:53
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Cameroon says its army has killed nearly 40 Boko Haram Takfiri militants who conducted a series of attacks in the country’s northern region. Cameroon’s Defense Ministry said on Sunday that the Boko...
2014/10/27 06:29
2014/10/27 06:29
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REFUGEES in Kenya can apply and be granted citizenship, if a proposed law is passed and adopted. The law being drafted by the Department of Refugee Affairs will replace the Refugee Act of 2006, which...
2014/10/24 23:30
2014/10/24 23:30
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged Russian President Vladimir Putin in a telephone call Friday to throw his weight behind a quick resolution of an ongoing gas dispute with Ukraine as winter...
2014/10/24 19:05
2014/10/24 19:05
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The conflict in Ukraine has driven more than 824,000 people from their homes, the UN Refugee Agency says, warning that it was having to scramble aid to offset looming harsh winter weather. At least...
2014/10/24 13:26
2014/10/24 13:26
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Ukraine conflict: NATO claims Russian troops remain in Ukraine; more than 800,000 people displaced by war, UNHCR says Russia still has troops in eastern Ukraine and retains a very capable force on...
2014/10/24 10:34
2014/10/24 10:34
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AFPActor Leonardo DiCaprio speaks at the United Nations Climate Summit on September 23, 2014, in New York City. Picture: Andrew Burton New York - The United Nations is throwing a party on Friday for...
2014/10/23 19:53
2014/10/23 19:53
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The Lebanese government has expressed concern about the influx of Syrian refugees, saying it will call on the United Nations not to register any more cases in the country. Lebanese Information...
2014/10/23 08:29
2014/10/23 08:29
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Khartoum — The United Nations high commissioner for refugees Antonio Guterres and UN secretary-general's humanitarian envoy, Abdullah al Matouq, have launched an appeal for help to Sudan describing...
2014/10/22 05:38
2014/10/22 05:38
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The UN Security Council has decided to extend its authorisation of the EU operation in Central African Republic (CAR) until March 15, 2015. Under a resolution drafted Monday, the Security Council...
2014/10/22 05:27
2014/10/22 05:27
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Battle for Kobane: Before and after satellite images of Syrian town at centre of Islamic State fight Satellite images reveal fighting has made widespread changes to the Syrian border town of Kobane -...
2014/10/21 13:14
2014/10/21 13:14
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KANO—Nigeria’s government may have negotiated a supposed ceasefire with only one faction of Boko Haram, an influential regional group has said, as violence continued unabated in the far...
2014/10/21 11:28
2014/10/21 11:28
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The government announced over one million illegal immigrants in Saudi Arabia will be deported(Getty Images) Saudi Arabia is to deport more than one million people who live and work illegally in the...
2014/10/20 11:29
2014/10/20 11:29
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More migrants and asylum-seekers are dying in attempts to get to Yemen, mainly from the Horn of Africa, this year than in the last three years combined, the UN Refugee Agency reported today. In the...
2014/10/19 21:50
2014/10/19 21:50
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Syrians fleeing fierce fighting in Kobani, find refuge in Turkey The fiercest fighting in days shakes the Syrian border town of Kobani, as refugees pour into Turkey for shelter from the violence....
2014/10/31 20:12
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