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BBC News
Australia 'risks humanitarian emergency'Australia risks humanitarian crisis over asylum, UNHCR says - BBC News Accessi
BBC News / Posted 52 minutes ago
Australia risks humanitarian crisis over asylum, UNHCR says - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin... Read more
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Perth Now
UN warns of looming crisis on Manusisland last month, said local medical services were overstretched and torture a
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
island last month, said local medical services were overstretched and torture and trauma services had been scrapped. The UNHCR said a lack of planning and consultation, along with the absence of solutions for those not taken under the US... Read more
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Adelaide Now
UN warns of looming crisis on Manusisland last month, said local medical services were overstretched and torture a
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 hours ago
island last month, said local medical services were overstretched and torture and trauma services had been scrapped. The UNHCR said a lack of planning and consultation, along with the absence of solutions for those not taken under the US... Read more
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The Courier Mail
UN warns of looming crisis on Manusisland last month, said local medical services were overstretched and torture a
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
island last month, said local medical services were overstretched and torture and trauma services had been scrapped. The UNHCR said a lack of planning and consultation, along with the absence of solutions for those not taken under the US... Read more
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News.com.au
UN warns of looming crisis on Manusisland last month, said local medical services were overstretched and torture a
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
island last month, said local medical services were overstretched and torture and trauma services had been scrapped. The UNHCR said a lack of planning and consultation, along with the absence of solutions for those not taken under the US... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'My world is finished': Rohingya survivors tell of atrocities in Myanmarworld is finished," he said. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
world is finished," he said. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. The UN refugee agency UNHCR said on Wednesday that an estimated 10,000 to 15,000 Rohingya have entered Bangladesh since Sunday and are squatting in... Read more
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WA Today
Echoes of My Lai massacre in slaughter of Rohingya villagesworld is finished," he said. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight
WA Today / Posted 9 hours ago
world is finished," he said. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. The UN refugee agency UNHCR said on Wednesday that an estimated 10,000 to 15,000 Rohingya have entered Bangladesh since Sunday and are squatting in... Read more
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The Age
'My world is finished': Rohingya survivors tell of atrocities in Myanmarworld is finished," he said. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight
The Age / Posted 9 hours ago
world is finished," he said. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. The UN refugee agency UNHCR said on Wednesday that an estimated 10,000 to 15,000 Rohingya have entered Bangladesh since Sunday and are squatting in... Read more
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Eye Witness News
UN urges Bangladesh to move Rohingya refugees stranded at borderconcerned about humanitarian conditions in Bangladesh, where thousands of new a
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 hours ago
concerned about humanitarian conditions in Bangladesh, where thousands of new arrivals are stranded near the border,” UNHCR spokesman Andrej Mahecic told a Geneva news briefing. An estimated 10,000 to 15,000 have entered Bangladesh through... Read more
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Philly.com
Thousands more Rohingya Muslims flee into Bangladeshin squalid and overcrowded camps, according to witnesses and a drone video shot
Philly.com / Posted 16 hours ago
in squalid and overcrowded camps, according to witnesses and a drone video shot by the U.N. office for refugees. The UNHCR video shot Monday shows thousands upon thousands of Rohingya Muslims trudging along a narrow strip of land alongside... Read more
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CBS News
Video shows thousands of Rohingyas still fleeing Myanmarin squalid and overcrowded camps, according to witnesses and a drone video shot
CBS News / Posted 18 hours ago
in squalid and overcrowded camps, according to witnesses and a drone video shot by the U.N. office for refugees. The UNHCR video shot Monday shows thousands upon thousands of Rohingya Muslims trudging along a narrow strip of land alongside... Read more
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Aljazeera
Salzgitter ban a 'setback' for refugees in Germanynew decree is based upon a federal law, which officials say is aimed at improvi
Aljazeera / Posted 18 hours ago
new decree is based upon a federal law, which officials say is aimed at improving integration. The UN's refugee agency, UNHCR, criticised the law in a statement last year. "We are critical of these limitations imposed on this right if they are... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rohingya crisis: 582,000 fled to Bangladesh since August 25, says UN25, when militant attacks on Myanmar's security forces in Rakhine sparked a maj
Business Standard India / Posted 18 hours ago
25, when militant attacks on Myanmar's security forces in Rakhine sparked a major military backlash. UN refugee agency (UNHCR) spokesman Andrej Mahecic expressed deep concern over the "condition of thousands of new arrivals who are stranded near... Read more
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The Age
Energy policy: What's good for the party is not good for the nationFlemingtonFurthermore Bearing in mind our treatment of asylum seekers in offsh
The Age / Posted 19 hours ago
FlemingtonFurthermore Bearing in mind our treatment of asylum seekers in offshore detention, is our election to the UNHCR the result of a win in a lucky dip? Annie Wilson, Inverloch Isn't it great to see Australia now has a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Striking drone footage shows extent of Rohingya exoduscamps to escape large-scale violence, according to witnesses and drone footage
Daily Telegraph / Posted 20 hours ago
camps to escape large-scale violence, according to witnesses and drone footage shot by the U.N. office for refugees. The UNHCR video shot Monday shows thousands upon thousands of Rohingya Muslims trudging along a narrow strip of land alongside... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
582,000 Rohingya to Bangladesh from Myanmar since August 2525, when militant attacks on Myanmar's security forces in Rakhine sparked a maj
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 hours ago
25, when militant attacks on Myanmar's security forces in Rakhine sparked a major military backlash. UN refugee agency (UNHCR) spokesman Andrej Mahecic expressed deep concern over the "condition of thousands of new arrivals who are stranded near... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MOA, FAO to Celebrate World Food Day in MonroviaRepresentative, Mr. Marc Abdala, WFP Country Director, Dr. Bienvenu Djossa, Uni
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Representative, Mr. Marc Abdala, WFP Country Director, Dr. Bienvenu Djossa, United Nations High Commission for Refugee (UNHCR) Country Representative, Madam Ndeye Ndour, and the Coordinator of the International Fund for Agriculture Development... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. urges Bangladesh to move Rohingya refugees stranded at borderconcerned about humanitarian conditions in Bangladesh, where thousands of new a
Reuters / Posted 23 hours ago
concerned about humanitarian conditions in Bangladesh, where thousands of new arrivals are stranded near the border,” UNHCR spokesman Andrej Mahecic told a Geneva news briefing. An estimated 10,000 to 15,000 have entered Bangladesh through... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Thousands more Rohingya cross border into Bangladeshliving in squalid and overcrowded camps, according to witnesses and drone foota
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 hours ago
living in squalid and overcrowded camps, according to witnesses and drone footage shot by the UN office for refugees. The UNHCR video shot Monday shows thousands of Rohingya trudging along a narrow strip of land alongside what appears to a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN urges Bangladesh to move Rohingya refugees stranded at borderconcerned about humanitarian conditions in Bangladesh, where thousands of new a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 hours ago
concerned about humanitarian conditions in Bangladesh, where thousands of new arrivals are stranded near the border," UNHCR spokesman Andrej Mahecic told a Geneva news briefing. "The issue is to do with screening, any sovereign government... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Thousands more Rohingya cross border into Bangladeshliving in squalid and overcrowded camps, according to witnesses and drone foota
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 hours ago
living in squalid and overcrowded camps, according to witnesses and drone footage shot by the UN office for refugees. The UNHCR video shot Monday shows thousands of Rohingya trudging along a narrow strip of land alongside what appears to a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
49,000 Displaced Return - UNHCRReports from the UNHCR-led Protection & Return Monitoring Network (PRMN) indica
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Reports from the UNHCR-led Protection & Return Monitoring Network (PRMN) indicate that some 49,000 individuals have been newly internally-displaced countrywide during September (August: 63,000). Of these, for 30,000 the primary reason given was... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Thousands more Rohingya Muslims cross border into Bangladeshcamps to escape large-scale violence, according to witnesses and drone footage
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
camps to escape large-scale violence, according to witnesses and drone footage shot by the U.N. office for refugees. The UNHCR video shot Monday shows thousands upon thousands of Rohingya Muslims trudging along a narrow strip of land alongside... Read more
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EuroNews
Over 180 dead as thousands of Rohingya refugees flee Myanmar for BangladeshAerial footage released on Monday by the UNHCR shows streams of Rohingya refuge
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
Aerial footage released on Monday by the UNHCR shows streams of Rohingya refugees carrying their belongings on foot, continuing their forced exodus from Myanmar to Bangladesh. The UN Refugee Agency say more than 500,000 Rohingya refugees have... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Thousands more Rohingya Muslims cross border into Bangladeshcamps to escape large-scale violence, according to witnesses and drone footage
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
camps to escape large-scale violence, according to witnesses and drone footage shot by the U.N. office for refugees. The UNHCR video shot Monday shows thousands upon thousands of Rohingya Muslims trudging along a narrow strip of land alongside... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australia elected to UN human rights council as criticisms surround Congo electionthe government for its record on the treatment of refugees and asylum seekers i
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
the government for its record on the treatment of refugees and asylum seekers in detention and Indigenous people. The UNHCR has previously critised Australia for it's treatments of asylum seekers in detention on Manus Island. Photo: Alex... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australia elected to UN Human Rights CouncilUNHCR: amid concerns of refugee rights abuses Australia has been elected amon
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
UNHCR: amid concerns of refugee rights abuses Australia has been elected among 15 nations to join the United Nations Human Rights Council, officials in Geneva announced overnight. Ending a two-year... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australia elected to UNHCR as criticisms surround Congo electionthe appointment of the Democratic Republic of Congo, which was elected uncontes
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
the appointment of the Democratic Republic of Congo, which was elected uncontested to the 47-member council. The UNHCR has previously critised Australia for it's treatments of asylum seekers in detention on Manus Island. Photo: Alex... Read more
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The Age
Australia elected to UNHCR as criticisms surround Congo electionthe appointment of the Democratic Republic of Congo, which was elected uncontes
The Age / Posted yesterday
the appointment of the Democratic Republic of Congo, which was elected uncontested to the 47-member council. The UNHCR has previously critised Australia for it's treatments of asylum seekers in detention on Manus Island. Photo: Alex... Read more
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Aljazeera
Missing Turkish teacher 'deported from Pakistan'Kacmaz are among several PakTurk employees who applied for asylum with the Unit
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
Kacmaz are among several PakTurk employees who applied for asylum with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). Their asylum-seeking status - under which they are protected from deportation to countries where they may face... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two Refugees Killed in Attack On Human Traffickers - Eastern Sudan Policea raid on a site for smugglers in Wad El Hihlio locality. Following the deport
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
a raid on a site for smugglers in Wad El Hihlio locality. Following the deportations the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) said that "the forcible return of refugees to their country of origin is a serious violation of international refugee... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia the land of their dreamswho was born in the refugee camp. Many Rohingya refugees in Malaysia are Unite
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
who was born in the refugee camp. Many Rohingya refugees in Malaysia are United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) cardholders but the Government does not recognise the refugee status of the ethnic Rohingya as Malaysia is not a... Read more
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CBC.ca
Amid global migration crisis, Liberals to reveal new 2018 immigration plan20,000 more each year, yet in 2017, the target was set at 7,500. "It's very ti
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
20,000 more each year, yet in 2017, the target was set at 7,500. "It's very tiny. There's over a million refugees that the UNHCR has identified as in need of resettlement. So for Canada to only resettle 7,500 is really far below the need, and far... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Drew Glover: United Nations Day brings refugee crisis awarenesswith its agencies like the World Food Program, the U.N. Peacekeeping forces, Un
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
with its agencies like the World Food Program, the U.N. Peacekeeping forces, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the many other U.N. agencies. One example is The Word Food Programme (WFP) feeds 90 million people in 80 countries... Read more
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The Economic Times
How the Indian government is keeping Rohingya outor visas. required to avail legal immigration channels. The Indian chapter of U
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
or visas. required to avail legal immigration channels. The Indian chapter of United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), which has registered nearly 16,500 Rohingya, says deportation posed a direct threat to their lives. “Refugees and... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
600 migrants rescued; fears rise of new surge from Libyalast few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
last few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-term if there is a new trend," he said. The UNHCR said Friday that fierce clashes over the last three weeks near Sabratha, some 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Tripoli,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Rescued migrants land in Sicily amid new exodus from Libyalast few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
last few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-term if there is a new trend," he said. The UNHCR said on Friday that fierce clashes over the last three weeks near Sabratha, some 50 miles west of Tripoli, have... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
600 migrants rescued; fears rise of new surge from Libyalast few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
last few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-term if there is a new trend," he said. The UNHCR said Friday that fierce clashes over the last three weeks near Sabratha, some 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Tripoli,... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
600 migrants rescued; fears rise Libya route is reopeninglast few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 4 days ago
last few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-term if there is a new trend," he said. The UNHCR said Friday that fierce clashes over the last three weeks near Sabratha, some 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Tripoli,... Read more
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DW
Rescue ship brings 600 migrants to Italy in biggest recent influx |is the first of many others that will arrive." The migrants were rescued from
DW / Posted 4 days ago
is the first of many others that will arrive." The migrants were rescued from makeshift vessels The UN refugee agency UNHCR said fierce fighting around the Libyan city of Sabratha, some 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of the capital, Tripoli,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rescued migrants land in Sicily amid new exodus from Libyalast few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
last few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-term if there is a new trend," he said. The UNHCR said on Friday that fierce clashes over the last three weeks near Sabratha, some 50 miles west of Tripoli, have... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
600 migrants rescued; fears rise of new surge from Libyalast few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 days ago
last few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-term if there is a new trend," he said. The UNHCR said Friday that fierce clashes over the last three weeks near Sabratha, some 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Tripoli,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Migrant rescues raise concerns that Libya corridor reopeninglast few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
last few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-term if there is a new trend," he said. The UNHCR said Friday that fierce clashes over the last three weeks near Sabratha, some 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Tripoli,... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
600 migrants rescued; fears rise of new surge from Libyalast few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
last few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-term if there is a new trend," he said. The UNHCR said Friday that fierce clashes over the last three weeks near Sabratha, some 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Tripoli,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
600 migrants rescued; fears rise of new surge from Libyalast few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
last few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-term if there is a new trend," he said. The UNHCR said Friday that fierce clashes over the last three weeks near Sabratha, some 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Tripoli,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Migrant rescues raise concerns that Libya corridor reopeninglast few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
last few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-term if there is a new trend," he said. The UNHCR said Friday that fierce clashes over the last three weeks near Sabratha, some 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Tripoli,... Read more
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The Middletown Press
600 migrants rescued; fears rise of new surge from Libyalast few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 days ago
last few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-term if there is a new trend," he said. The UNHCR said Friday that fierce clashes over the last three weeks near Sabratha, some 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Tripoli,... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
600 migrants rescued; fears rise Libya route is reopeninglast few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
last few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-term if there is a new trend," he said. The UNHCR said Friday that fierce clashes over the last three weeks near Sabratha, some 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Tripoli,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
600 migrants rescued; fears rise Libya route is reopeninglast few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
last few days, there has been a light increase. We need to see over the medium-term if there is a new trend," he said. The UNHCR said Friday that fierce clashes over the last three weeks near Sabratha, some 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Tripoli,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rohingya refugee in Malaysia gets extended jail term for harbouring illegal migrantsand found to be in weak condition. Hussein, who is registered under the United
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
and found to be in weak condition. Hussein, who is registered under the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), had pleaded guilty and was already serving jail term before his sentence was increased. "The (original) jail... Read more
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