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New Kerala
Security Council approves two-week extension of UN Mission - newkerala.com #97782thousands of civilians fleeing the capital, Juba. UNMISS compounds and civilian
Security Council approves two-week extension of UN Mission - newkerala.com #97782
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
thousands of civilians fleeing the capital, Juba. UNMISS compounds and civilian protection sites have been attacked. The UN refugee agency has reported that thousands of South Sudanese, mostly women and children, have crossed into Uganda since... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aid Agencies Call On UN to Ensure Security for Civilians in South Sudansuspected of criminal responsibility brought to justice in fair trials without
Aid Agencies Call On UN to Ensure Security for Civilians in South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
suspected of criminal responsibility brought to justice in fair trials without recourse to the death penalty." The UN Refugee Agency reported this week that the conflict in South Sudan had produced one of the world's worst displacement... Read more
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The Manila Times
Australia slaps down ex-PM Rudd’s bid for top UN jobto succeed Ban Ki-moon are Argentina’s Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra, Sloven
Australia slaps down ex-PM Rudd’s bid for top UN job
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
to succeed Ban Ki-moon are Argentina’s Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra, Slovenia’s ex-President Danilo Turk, New Zealand’s ex-Prime Minister Helen Clark and Antonio Guterres, who served as Portugal’s Prime Minister and headed the UN refugee ag... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Australia refuses to nominate ex-PM Rudd for top UN jobto succeed Ban Ki-moon are Argentina’s foreign minister Susana Malcorra, Sloven
Australia refuses to nominate ex-PM Rudd for top UN job
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
to succeed Ban Ki-moon are Argentina’s foreign minister Susana Malcorra, Slovenia’s ex-president Danilo Turk, New Zealand’s ex-prime minister Helen Clark and Antonio Guterres, who served as Portugal’s prime minister and headed the UN refugee ag... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pressure As Refugee Numbers Soarvarious settlement camps, adding that there was need for construction of more w
Pressure As Refugee Numbers Soar
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
various settlement camps, adding that there was need for construction of more water points to cater for more refugees. The UN refugee agency says the number that has crossed into Uganda in the past three weeks is higher than the refugees Uganda... Read more
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DW
Australian leader refuses to nominate political rival Rudd to top UN job |Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra, Slovenia's ex-President Danilo Turk, New Zeal
Australian leader refuses to nominate political rival Rudd to top UN job |
DW / Posted yesterday
Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra, Slovenia's ex-President Danilo Turk, New Zealand's former Prime Minister Helen Clark and Antonio Guterres, who served as Portugal's prime minister before heading the UN refugee agency. jar/msh (AFP, dpa)DW recomme... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Australia slaps down ex-PM Rudd's bid for top UN jobthe top contenders are Argentina's Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra, Slovenia's
Australia slaps down ex-PM Rudd's bid for top UN job
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
the top contenders are Argentina's Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra, Slovenia's ex-president Danilo Turk, New Zealand's ex-prime minister Helen Clark and Antonio Guterres, who served as Portugal's prime minister and headed the UN refuge... Read more
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DW
Aid agencies call on UN to ensure security for civilians in South Sudan |suspected of criminal responsibility brought to justice in fair trials without
Aid agencies call on UN to ensure security for civilians in South Sudan |
DW / Posted yesterday
suspected of criminal responsibility brought to justice in fair trials without recourse to the death penalty." The UN Refugee Agency reported this week that the conflict in South Sudan had produced one of the world's worst displacement... Read more
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DW
The scars of Ukraine's war in Mariupol |the war began. According to the Ukrainian government, some 1.8 million people i
The scars of Ukraine's war in Mariupol |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
the war began. According to the Ukrainian government, some 1.8 million people in the country are now inland refugees. The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) estimates the number to be around one million. Numbers are imprecise because many residents have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
42,000 Kenyans 'False Refugees' in DadaabKenyan nationals are to undergo a "relocation" and "reintegration" process as p
42,000 Kenyans 'False Refugees' in Dadaab
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Kenyan nationals are to undergo a "relocation" and "reintegration" process as part of an expanded effort by the UN refugee agency to reduce Dadaab's population from 343,000 to 193,000 by the end of this year. "We are aware of Kenyans... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Suicide bomb kills 13 in Somaliwas plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military
Suicide bomb kills 13 in Somali
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
was plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military dictator Mohamed Siad Barre. The UN refugee agency on Tuesday increased its funding appeal to nearly $US500 million ($A669.43 million) to finance the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
13 people killed in Somali suicide bombing claimed by al Shabaabwas plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military
13 people killed in Somali suicide bombing claimed by al Shabaab
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
was plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military dictator Mohamed Siad Barre. The UN refugee agency on Tuesday increased its funding appeal to nearly $500 million to finance the voluntary return and... Read more
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Weekly Times
13 people killed in Somali suicide bombingwas plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military
13 people killed in Somali suicide bombing
Weekly Times / Posted 3 days ago
was plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military dictator Mohamed Siad Barre. The UN refugee agency on Tuesday increased its funding appeal to nearly $US500 million ($A669.43 million) to finance the... Read more
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News.com.au
13 people killed in Somali suicide bombingwas plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military
13 people killed in Somali suicide bombing
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
was plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military dictator Mohamed Siad Barre. The UN refugee agency on Tuesday increased its funding appeal to nearly $US500 million ($A669.43 million) to finance the... Read more
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Perth Now
13 people killed in Somali suicide bombingwas plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military
13 people killed in Somali suicide bombing
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
was plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military dictator Mohamed Siad Barre. The UN refugee agency on Tuesday increased its funding appeal to nearly $US500 million ($A669.43 million) to finance the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
13 people killed in Somali suicide bombingwas plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military
13 people killed in Somali suicide bombing
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
was plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military dictator Mohamed Siad Barre. The UN refugee agency on Tuesday increased its funding appeal to nearly $US500 million ($A669.43 million) to finance the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
13 people killed in Somali suicide bombingwas plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military
13 people killed in Somali suicide bombing
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
was plunged into anarchy in the early 1990s following the toppling of military dictator Mohamed Siad Barre. The UN refugee agency on Tuesday increased its funding appeal to nearly $US500 million ($A669.43 million) to finance the... Read more
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NBC News
U.S. Expands Asylum Program for Central American Childrensaid the State Department's Ann Richards, assistant secretary for Population, R
U.S. Expands Asylum Program for Central American Children
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
said the State Department's Ann Richards, assistant secretary for Population, Refugees, and Migration. In April, the UN refugee agency called for urgent action to help people fleeing violence in Central America that has reached levels not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Refugees in Libya 'Traumatized'kept before being sent back to their home countries. By the way, they all want
Refugees in Libya 'Traumatized'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
kept before being sent back to their home countries. By the way, they all want to go back. My colleagues from UNHCR [the UN refugee agency] are in the camp, we are instrumental in transporting them back to their countries. They came from all over... Read more
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DW
Refugees in Libya 'traumatized' |kept before being sent back to their home countries. By the way, they all want
Refugees in Libya 'traumatized' |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
kept before being sent back to their home countries. By the way, they all want to go back. My colleagues from UNHCR [the UN refugee agency] are in the camp, we are instrumental in transporting them back to their countries. They came from all over... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Militiamen Continue Blocking Sortony Roadof Sudan since January 2016, fleeing food insecurity and conflict, of whom almo
Militiamen Continue Blocking Sortony Road
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
of Sudan since January 2016, fleeing food insecurity and conflict, of whom almost 55,000 are in East Darfur State. The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) carried out a site assessment of Al Kariyo, the site proposed by local authorities for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Thousands of South Sudanese Flee to Uganda Amid Reports of Continued Killingsaid on Friday. More than 8,000 South Sudanese entered Uganda on Thursday alon
Thousands of South Sudanese Flee to Uganda Amid Reports of Continued Killing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
said on Friday. More than 8,000 South Sudanese entered Uganda on Thursday alone -- the largest daily total this year, the UN refugee agency reported. Arrivals in Uganda have surpassed 24,000 in the past six days, the agency added. That brings the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Refugees Stuck Between Somewhere and Nowhereauthorities say there have been arson attacks and mass shootings targeting civi
Refugees Stuck Between Somewhere and Nowhere
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
authorities say there have been arson attacks and mass shootings targeting civilians in the border regions. In March, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, recorded 250 people crossing over to Kapise from Mozambique each day. "We hid in the bushes for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hundreds of migrants march from Belgrade towards Hungaryan AFP photographer reported. They were carrying blankets and backpacks, many
Hundreds of migrants march from Belgrade towards Hungary
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
an AFP photographer reported. They were carrying blankets and backpacks, many bearing the distinctive blue logo of the UN refugee agency (UNHCR). Some covered their heads with wet towels to keep cool as temperatures rose above 30 degrees... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Split appears in South Sudan oppositiondisplaced over 2 million, many of whom fled to neighbouring countries. The mos
Split appears in South Sudan opposition
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
displaced over 2 million, many of whom fled to neighbouring countries. The most recent fighting in Juba has forces 26,000 people to flee to neighbouring Uganda, the UN refugee agency UNHCR's spokesman Andreas Needham told a news conference in Gene... Read more
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DW
UN: Tens of thousands fleeing violence in South Sudan |agency (UNHCR) on Friday. "Since fighting erupted on July 7 … 26,468 people ha
UN: Tens of thousands fleeing violence in South Sudan |
DW / Posted 7 days ago
agency (UNHCR) on Friday. "Since fighting erupted on July 7 … 26,468 people have crossed into Uganda's northern region," UN refugee agency spokesman Andreas Needham wrote in a statement. He added that 24,321 of the refugees had arrived in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Tool for Managing the Fuel Needs of Displaced Populationsviolence or human rights violations, many living in refugee camps or improvised
New Tool for Managing the Fuel Needs of Displaced Populations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
violence or human rights violations, many living in refugee camps or improvised settlements, according to UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. Fuel for cooking food is a critical resource for displaced people as well as the communities that host... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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Aljazeera
Mozambican refugees stuck between somewhere and nowhereauthorities say there have been arson attacks and mass shootings targeting civi
Mozambican refugees stuck between somewhere and nowhere
Aljazeera / Posted 8 days ago
authorities say there have been arson attacks and mass shootings targeting civilians in the border regions. In March, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, recorded 250 people crossing over to Kapise from Mozambique each day. "We hid in the bushes for... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WMTW Portland / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WLKY Louisville / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: Vetting the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: Vetting the claims
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Fact-checking the GOP convention speechesgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Fact-checking the GOP convention speeches
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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CNN
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
CNN / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
Local 10 Miami / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 8 days ago
go through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, which uses information collected from the UN refugee agency to determine whether an applicant needs to go through a fraud or national security unit. Those units then... Read more
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My EastText
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsgo through additional screening, called the Syria Enhanced Review process, whic
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
My EastText / Posted 8 days ago
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