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Refugees from Afrin protest UNICEF for reducing water supplies
ANF - 2021-09-16 11:26
Refugees from Afrin, said that they continue to resist despite the decision taken by UNICEF to reduce the amount of drinking water it provides to camps. ...
Syria still unsafe for refugees to return, UN warns
Kurdistan24 - 2021-09-16 09:52
Human smugglers rob group of Afghan refugees in Van
ANF - 2021-09-15 12:17
A group of refugees, including women and children, were cheated by human smugglers in Van. ...
Turkey Resists Pressure to Take Afghan Refugees, Calls for Global Response | Voice of America - English
Voanews - 2021-09-14 20:17
Ankara, UN in talks over return of Syrian refugees | Rudaw.net
Rûdaw - 2021-09-14 10:35
Afghanistan Refugees In India Beg UNHRC For Help, For Blue Card Or Sending Them Out Of India | अफगानिस्तान संकट: तालिबान आंतकियों की क्रूरता-दहशतगर्दी बताते हुए फूट-फूट कर रो पड़ी ये बच्ची
Abplive - 2021-09-12 02:47
Turkey's border wall with Iran: Erdogan seeks to block new arrivals of Afghan refugees - The Global Herald
Theglobalherald - 2021-09-11 20:06
The evacuation of Afghan refugees is over. Now what?
Brookings - 2021-09-11 02:47
After the Airlift: Protection for Afghan Refugees and Those Who Remain at Risk in Afghanistan - Afghanistan | ReliefWeb
Reliefweb - 2021-09-09 02:25
Migrant crisis: Business as usual for 57 refugees stopped at Kos | World | News | Express.co.uk
Express - 2021-09-08 23:13
Afghan Refugees In Turkey Spell Trouble for Erdogan
Foreignpolicy - 2021-09-08 11:54
Teen creates club to tutor refugees from Afghanistan and beyond - KAKE
KAKE - 2021-09-08 01:50
“You are going to your death” new Amnesty International report on Syria
NPA Syria - 2021-09-07 20:42
Amnesty International urged the European governments to grant refugee status to people from #Syria, and immediately halt any practice directly or indirectly forcing them to return to Syria. @UN @Refugees The post “You are going to your death” new Amnesty ...
Nowhere to run, nowhere to hide: War and geopolitics conspire against Afghan refugees | The Independent
Independent - 2021-09-06 00:17
Syrian and Afghan refugees in Turkey cause alarm, unrest
Jam News - 2021-09-05 18:18
Stories of Afghanistan Refugees | Save the Children
Savethechildren - 2021-09-04 09:52
Two Iraqi refugees in Portugal held on alleged IS link
Kurdistan24 - 2021-09-03 13:40
The Day - GOP rift widens amid growing hostility to Afghan refugees - News from southeastern Connecticut
Theday - 2021-09-02 16:05
Afghan family of 3 headed to new life in Syracuse. CNY expects some 200 refugees - syracuse.com
Syracuse - 2021-09-02 11:41
Chris Cuomo calls out Republicans in Congress for hypocrisy regarding Afghan refugees
Yahoo - 2021-09-02 10:18
Turkish Officials Say Deportation Centers Packed With Afghan Refugees | Voice of America - English
Voanews - 2021-09-01 15:15
Afghanistan News Live: PM Johnson says UK owes 'huge debt' to Afghan refugees | Deccan Herald
Deccanherald - 2021-09-01 14:21
Chris Cuomo points out hypocrisy of Republicans slamming Biden over Afghan refugees
Yahoo - 2021-09-01 10:11
A Glimpse Of Syria's 1 Million Child Refugees | UPR Utah Public Radio
UPR - 2021-09-01 07:47
In Greece, Afghan refugees still stuck in limbo - Frontline
Thehindu - 2021-08-31 14:46
Closed Borders and Hostile Receptions Await Afghan Refugees | Inter Press Service
Ipsnews - 2021-08-30 20:08
Multi-church outreach ministry in Nashville gears up for possible Afghan refugees - The Alabama Baptist
Thealabamabaptist - 2021-08-29 23:29
Talks held to find more Shropshire homes for Afghan refugees fleeing Taliban | Shropshire Star
Shropshirestar - 2021-08-29 16:22
Opinion: The gratitude gap: What does Canada owe refugees, and what do they owe us? - The Globe and Mail
Theglobeandmail - 2021-08-29 06:20
Limbo: Film 'was a chance to show the world what refugees are really like' | The Big Issue
Bigissue - 2021-08-29 06:05
10 German municipalities want to assist Afghan refugees
ANF - 2021-08-28 14:46
The mayors of ten German cities signed a letter to Germany's Interior Minister, Horst Seehofer, stating their desire to assist Afghan refugees. ...
Lawyer Çelik: Refugees face death at Turkish-Greek border
ANF - 2021-08-28 10:52
According to eye witnesses, the Turkish military police forced dozens of refugees into the border river after illegally pushing them back from Greece. Istanbul lawyer Ahmet Baran Çelik wants to file a complaint. ...
Elected Officials, Aid Agencies Prepare for Afghan Refugees | The Highlands Current
Highlandscurrent - 2021-08-27 19:30
Bulgaria deploys troops to border against refugees
ANF - 2021-08-27 15:24
Bulgaria's EU border is being upgraded in preparation for the arrival of refugees from Afghanistan. Bulgarian army troops have been massed at the border with Greece and Turkey. ...
Airbnb to Host 20,000 Afghan Refugees After Taliban Takeover
Gizmodo - 2021-08-26 17:31
Turkey Rebuffs Europe's Call to Host Afghan Refugees | Voice of America - English
Voanews - 2021-08-25 16:11
Turkey Building Border Wall As More Afghan Refugees Arrive From Iran | Iran International
Iranintl - 2021-08-23 03:55
Greece Builds 25-mile Fence to Fend Off Afghan Refugees | Voice of America - English
Voanews - 2021-08-22 23:16
Syrian refugee camp in KRG receives coronavirus vaccine: Medical source
NPA Syria - 2021-08-21 20:06
A doctor supervising the distribution of #coronavirus vaccines in Domiz Camp for Syrian refugees in the #Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq (#KRG) announced that the doses can cover all the residents of the camp. The post Syrian refugee camp in KRG rec ...
Attacks on Syrian refugees' homes, shops continue in Turkey's capital on the second day - english
Bianet - 2021-08-21 08:57
Republicans split over Afghan refugees: Trump is now being led by the raging racism of his base | Salon.com
Salon - 2021-08-20 20:02
Tabqa Civil Society Organization: Turkey is using Syrian refugees for its own interests
ANF - 2021-08-20 10:50
Tabqa Civil Society Organization co-chair, Setam Selame, said that the Turkish state is using Syrian refugees for its own benefit, and that Syrians should not cross into Turkey anymore to avoid being used. ...
Turks and refugees - World - Al-Ahram Weekly - Ahram Online
Ahram - 2021-08-19 16:19
Lukashenko threatening to flood Europe with refugees
Alaraby - 2021-08-18 09:53
Afghanistan crisis: Where will refugees go? What next for them?
Firstpost - 2021-08-18 09:10
Afghanistan News: Latest on Taliban's Rise, Kabul Airport, Refugees, SIV Process - Bloomberg
Bloomberg - 2021-08-18 07:41
French President Macron Slammed for Call to ‘Protect’ Europe From Afghan Refugees
VICE - 2021-08-18 07:41
Trump mocked for acting like he cares about refugees from the Middle East - Raw Story - Celebrating 17 Years of Independent Journalism
Rawstory - 2021-08-17 18:31
As Taliban Take Afghanistan, Greece Doesn't Want Fleeing Refugees | archive , greece , general news | The National Herald
Thenationalherald - 2021-08-17 14:21
IHD demands full investigation of racist attack on Syrian refugees in Ankara
ANF - 2021-08-14 08:49
The human rights association demanded a full investigation of the racist attack on refugees from Syria in Ankara. The streets in the neighbourhood of Altındağ remain tense, and many Syrians have left. ...
HDK: Ankara attack would only benefit fascism
ANF - 2021-08-12 17:51
HDK issued a statement condemning the racist attack against Syrian refugees in Ankara, saying, "Only fascism feeds on racial uprisings." ...
Nationalist mob attacks Syrian refugees in Ankara
ANF - 2021-08-12 09:40
A nationalist mob has roamed residential areas in the Turkish capital Ankara and attacked the homes and businesses of Syrian refugees. Cars were set on fire and shops ransacked while police did not intervene. ...
Embargo imposed by Damascus on Shehba makes life of refugees extremely difficult
ANF - 2021-08-11 12:00
The embargo imposed by the Damascus government on Shehba makes life of refugees extremely difficult. ...
Rojava refugees struggle with water shortages in Duhok camp
Rûdaw - 2021-08-11 06:23
Refugees from Rojava tortured by Turkish border guards
ANF - 2021-08-08 17:29
Once again, refugees from Rojava were detained and severely abused by Turkish border guards during an attempted border crossing into northern Kurdistan. An eleven-year-old and an adult woman aged 25 were allegedly raped. ...
Syrian refugees in Turkey join volunteers fighting wildfires - The Global Herald
Theglobalherald - 2021-08-08 10:27
The Plight of Syrian Refugees – PRIO Blogs
PRIO - 2021-08-06 18:32
At 70, the global convention on refugees is needed more than ever | The Economist
Economist - 2021-08-05 07:57
A Glimpse Of Syria's 1 Million Child Refugees | KUAR
Ualrpublicradio - 2021-08-04 21:17
Turkey Faces Dilemma as Afghan Refugees Start Arriving | Voice of America - English
Voanews - 2021-08-02 08:55
Sadako Ogata, ex-U.N. high commissioner for refugees, dies at 92
Kyodonews - 2021-08-01 10:34
The truth behind those Home Office Facebook ads aimed at Channel refugees - Kent Live
- 2021-07-31 13:40
When climate refugees knock on our door - Mehmet Mücteba Göktaş - english
Bianet - 2021-07-30 23:55
Investigation launched into Turkish mayor for targeting refugees - Stockholm Center for Freedom
Stockholmcf - 2021-07-30 06:54
‘Those who don’t oppose policies of war are now attacking refugees’ - english
Bianet - 2021-07-29 18:39
Returning IDPs internally should come before asking refugees to return: lawyers, politicians form Syria’s Afrin
NPA Syria - 2021-07-28 20:29
ALEPPO, Syria (North Press) – Lawyers and politicians from the Turkish-occupied region of Afrin, northwest Syria, believe that the powers participating in a meeting in the Syrian capital Damascus to discuss the issue of the return of refugees should work ...
GÖÇİZDER: Government and media responsible for the wave of racist attacks
ANF - 2021-07-26 20:23
The Migration Monitoring Association (GÖÇİZDER) pointed out the attacks against the Kurds and refugees and said, “Media and political circles are responsible for the current wave of attacks, deaths and lynch cases.” ...
International conference on return of Syrian refugees begins
NPA Syria - 2021-07-26 17:00
QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – On Monday, the Russian-Syrian joint meeting to follow up on the works of the international conference on the return of Syrian refugees began in the Conference Palace in the Syrian capital Damascus. The meeting, which will l ...
Iraqis among 45 refugees on boat that sank off... | Rudaw.net
Rûdaw - 2021-07-24 17:36
10 Years On, Turkey Continues Its Support for an Ever-Growing Number of Syrian Refugees
Worldbank - 2021-07-24 04:02
Iraqi refugees killed in Syria’s Hawl Camp
NPA Syria - 2021-07-23 21:18
HASAKAH, Syria (North Press) – On Friday at dawn, two Iraqi refugees were killed in Hawl Camp, east Hasakah, northeast Syria. Iraqi refugee Qahtan Ahmad Hassan was found shot in the head on Friday at dawn, a security source from the camp said. Meanwhile, ...
‘Reminds me of war’: Refugees in Germany offer help after floods
Rûdaw - 2021-07-23 17:46
Two Iraqi refugees killed in Syria’s Hawl Camp
NPA Syria - 2021-07-23 13:53
Iraqi refugee Ahmed al-Rayeq, in his thirties, and an Iraqi female refugee were shot on by unknown assailants in the first section of #Syria's #Hawl Camp, a security source in the camp told North Press. The post Two Iraqi refugees killed in Syria’s Hawl C ...
Soldiers capture dozens of refugees on the shore of Lake Van
ANF - 2021-07-23 09:55
Dozens of refugees walking on the shore of Lake Van in Gevaş district were caught by soldiers. ...
Europe handed 10-point plan to help Afghan refugees as security crisis mounts
Thenationalnews - 2021-07-23 03:59
Syria's Kurdish YPG accused of recruiting children for combat from refugees camps
France24 - 2021-07-22 06:22
UNICEF reduces water supply to Afrin refugees
ANF - 2021-07-21 11:52
Speaking about UNICEF cutting off the water supply to the refugees from Afrin, Gulistan Atî said: “The Turkish state is cutting off the water of millions of people in Hesekê. UNICEF is doing the same in Afrin.” ...
Greek police detain and question Dutch TV crew covering refugees - Committee to Protect Journalists
CPJ - 2021-07-19 17:05
Kurdish family forced to get back to Iran despite safety concerns
ANF - 2021-07-19 14:46
As hundreds of Afghan refugees are entering Turkey from the border of Northern and Eastern Kurdistan, a Kurdish family that attempted to enter Turkey from Iran for political reasons has been extradited to Iran after being caught at the border crossing. ...
Turkish opposition leader vows to return Syrian refugees, restore ties with Assad regime
Alaraby - 2021-07-19 11:02
Refugees from Afghanistan arrive in North Kurdistan
ANF - 2021-07-17 13:51
The unchecked advance of the Taliban is driving many Afghans to flee. More and more refugees are stranded in North Kurdistan. ...
Claudia Hepburn: Refugees are an untapped pool of human resources that Canada can’t afford to leave behind | Georgia Straight Vancouver's News & Entertainment Weekly
Straight - 2021-07-17 02:52
Athlone-area councillors call for ‘more compassionate’ EU response to refugees | Westmeath Independent
Westmeathindependent - 2021-07-17 02:52
Duhok governor meets German mayor to discuss aid for refugees, IDPs
Rûdaw - 2021-07-15 09:31
The world gives a COVID cold shoulder to refugees | Troy Media
Troymedia - 2021-07-14 19:43
Are refugees in Turkey being vaccinated? - InfoMigrants
Infomigrants - 2021-07-13 01:39
Minibus accident in Van leaves 12 refugees dead and 20 wounded
ANF - 2021-07-11 09:53
12 people lost their lives and 20 were injured when a minibus carrying refugees overturned in a stockade in Muradiye, province of Van. ...
Refugees in Iraqi Kurdistan seek solace in camp gardens amid coronavirus lockdown
Thenationalnews - 2021-07-09 07:04
Over 400 undocumented refugees on hunger strike in Brussels
ANF - 2021-07-04 19:21
In Brussels, over 400 "sans-papiers", people without papers, have been refusing to eat for 43 days. With the hunger strike they demand a permanent right to stay in Belgium, while the government speaks of "blackmail". ...
Pandemic Plunges Turkey Refugees into Debt Crisis | Voice of America - English
Voanews - 2021-06-29 21:24
Turkish state and mercenaries bomb school housing refugees
ANF - 2021-06-29 09:03
The invading Turkish state and its mercenaries bombed a school where refugees were staying in Sherawa, district of Afrin. ...
Refugees’ return needs safe conditions inside Syria: Global Coalition statement
NPA Syria - 2021-06-28 21:03
WASHINGTON, US (North Press) – On Monday, the 83-member Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, meeting in Rome, issued a statement regarding Syria calling for provision all the humanitarian needs for Syrians at home and abroad, including life-saving assistance ...
Soldiers open fire on refugees in Siirt, killing two, injuring 12 others
ANF - 2021-06-27 15:04
Turkish soldiers shot dead two refugees at a checkpoint in Siirt last night. Twelve other people from Afghanistan and Pakistan were injured. ...
UAE Red Crescent rolls out second dose of COVID vaccine to refugees in Kurdistan Region
Kurdistan24 - 2021-06-25 10:29
Turkey attacks Kurdish refugee camp in northern Iraq
Green Left Weekly - 2021-06-25 09:20
About 13,000 Kurdish refugees from south-eastern Turkey live inside the UNHCR-recognised Makhmur refugee camp, which is being attacked by Turkish forces, reports Peter Boyle. ...
Russian threat to close Syria-Turkey border crossing could cut off relief to millions of refugees
Yahoo - 2021-06-25 08:11
Syria: IS members arrested for allegedly killing refugees - InfoMigrants
Infomigrants - 2021-06-24 22:34
Syrian regime pushes Afrin IDPs to leave their regions: AANES official
NPA Syria - 2021-06-24 19:46
About 19,000 displaced families from #Afrin, with a total of 67,000 people, live in five camps and dozens of villages in the northern countryside of #Aleppo after they left their homes following #Turkey's invasion in 2018. #Syria @Refugees The post Syrian ...
Situation in Syria is worse than any other time: Guterres
NPA Syria - 2021-06-24 19:12
Guterres appealed for renewing cross-border mandate in #Syria, warning that "a failure to extend the Council’s authorization would have devastating consequences." @UN @Refugees The post Situation in Syria is worse than any other time: Guterres appeared fi ...