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Taliban advance in Afghanistan, refugee crisis stagger Turkish ruling elite - World Socialist Web SiteWSWS - 2021-08-04 03:06
How Countries Can Do Better on World Refugee Day | Human Rights WatchHRW - 2021-07-05 00:09
Cazenovia commemorates World Refugee Day – Eagle News OnlineEaglenewsonline - 2021-07-02 07:33
We want safe return for all Syrians to their homes: Ilham AhmadNPA Syria - 2021-06-21 09:27
QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – On Sunday, president of the Executive Committee of the Syrian Democratic Council (SDC), Ilham Ahmad called for safe return for all Syrians to their homes and places. Ahmad’s call comes on the occasion of the World Refugee D ...
‘I’m trying to design a country that will go with my poetry’: Poems that speak on World Refugee DayScroll - 2021-06-21 08:51
Tabqa Women's Rights Protection and Research Center reads statement on Refugees DayANF - 2021-06-21 08:24
Making a statement as part of the World Refugee Day, Tabqa Women's Rights Protection and Research Center said that international organizations should fulfil their responsibilities towards Syrian refugees. ...
Former President of Ireland, Mary Robinson, expresses concern at deepening global refugee crisis - World | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2021-06-21 06:20
Half Syrians out of homes: organizations in Syria’s QamishliNPA Syria - 2021-06-20 18:32
On the World Refugee Day, human rights organizations in #Qamishli, northeast #Syria, issued a statement on the situation of Syrian refugees and IDPs and delivered it to @UN employees in Qamishli. The post Half Syrians out of homes: organizations in Syria’ ...
Everyone must help refugees: UN on Refugee DayNPA Syria - 2021-06-20 18:19
On World Refugee Day Guterres messaged the world urging it to help the refugees to rebuild their lives. #WorldRefugeeDay @UN @Refugees @unhcr The post Everyone must help refugees: UN on Refugee Day appeared first on North press agency. ...
Statement on the World Refugee DayJoint Crisis Coordination Centre - KRG - 2021-06-20 15:38
Turkey ‘strikes’ Iraqi refugee camp that Erdogan threatened to target, Kurds say civilians killed – reports — RT World NewsRT - 2021-06-05 20:38
'If the UN does not clean it': Turkey President Erdogan threatens to target refugee camps inside Iraq, World News | wionews.comWionews - 2021-06-03 19:21
Russia’s UN mission urges to save children in Syria’s Al-Hawl refugee camp - World - TASSTASS - 2021-05-08 16:17
'My mother forced me to join... then they shot me': The return of Islamic State to Syrian refugee camps | World News | Sky NewsSKY - 2021-04-08 06:28
Kurdistan Region appeals to the world for refugee aid at start of Syria Support ConferenceKurdistan24 - 2021-03-31 07:38
Syria refugee camp 'womb' for new generation of IS extremists as killings surge | World News | Sky NewsSKY - 2021-02-18 21:14
Jordan starts ‘world first’ COVID vaccinations in refugee camp | Arab NewsArabnews - 2021-02-18 06:25
A refugee′s graphic journey to a better world | Books | DW | 12.01.2021DW - 2021-01-21 12:06
Employment and decent work in refugee and other forced displacement contexts: Compendium of ILO’s lessons learned, emerging good practices and policy guidance - World | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2021-01-13 01:53
Behrouz Boochani: Kurdish-Iranian writer granted refugee status in New Zealand, World News | wionews.comWionews - 2020-11-10 21:34
UNHCR - Live blog: This World Refugee Day, everyone can make a differenceUnhcr - 2020-10-28 03:16
Rohingya crisis: Growing up in the world's largest refugee campBBC - 2020-09-01 01:06
Nayeem, 3, is one of 20,000 children born every year in the camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. ...
Kurdish-Iranian writer granted refugee status in New Zealand | World | News | The Chronicle HeraldThechronicleherald - 2020-07-27 02:51
Behrouz Boochani granted refugee status in New Zealand | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-07-24 01:12
World leaders should not give up on education for Syrian refugee children - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-06-26 20:28
'Just One Case': Fears Coronavirus May Spread Like Wildfire in World's Refugee Camps | Asharq AL-awsatAawsat - 2020-05-07 23:06
Greece on brink as first cases of coronavirus found among 100,000 in refugee camps | World | News | Express.co.ukExpress - 2020-04-11 06:18
No refuge - The world’s refugee camps are a coronavirus disaster in waiting | International | The EconomistEconomist - 2020-04-06 21:46
Erdoğan in talks with European leaders over refugee cash for Turkey | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-03-18 08:04
Greece hopes EU-Turkey talks will ease tension over refugee crisis | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-03-16 21:54
Refugee Crisis Leads To Chaos At The Turkey-Greece Border – Nation & World NewsWUFT - 2020-03-09 08:16
The World’s Refugee System Is Broken - The AtlanticTheatlantic - 2020-02-29 11:07
Brexit news: European Union could collapse over Syria refugee crisis says Jonny Gould | World | News | Express.co.ukExpress - 2020-02-24 06:31
UK's attempt to resettle refugee children from Syria to be rejected | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-01-15 22:17
The refugee ‘crisis’ showed Europe’s worst side to the world | Hsiao-Hung Pai | Opinion | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-01-01 16:27
Video shows Greek authorities performing illegal “push backs” at refugee crossing - World Socialist Web SiteWSWS - 2019-12-30 23:25
Angela Merkel seeks to stop new refugee crisis | World | The TimesThetimes - 2019-12-28 15:42
UN Says Cost-Sharing Key to World Refugee Crisis | Voice of America - EnglishVoanews - 2019-12-20 21:23
Conference Declaration: 'Meet, Share, Inspire' International Conference of Good Practices on Refugee Protection (24-26 September 2019, Ankara) - World | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2019-11-25 13:33
Syrian regime targets hospital and refugee camp, killing at least 22 | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-11-22 07:39
Turkey's refugee plan met with widespread scepticism - Republic WorldRepublicworld - 2019-11-07 14:42
Eric Pleskow, World War II Refugee, Headed United Artists and Orion Pictures - WSJWSJ - 2019-11-03 00:48
'Americans deserted us': Kurdish despair laid bare as Syria cease-fire nears endNBC News - 2019-10-22 18:18
“We fought for the whole world, we fought terrorism and ISIS. We fought ISIS but at the end Americans deserted us,” said an elderly Kurdish refugee. ...
Europe on brink of new refugee crisis ‘EVEN GREATER’ than 2015 – German Interior Minister — RT World NewsRT - 2019-10-17 17:19
Greece’s New Democracy government intensifies Syriza's anti-refugee policy - World Socialist Web SiteWSWS - 2019-08-22 08:25
Maxmur Camp isolated from the outside worldANF - 2019-07-21 14:36
Since the deadly attack on an employee of the Turkish consulate in Hewlêr, security forces of the KDP have blocked the access roads to the Maxmur refugee camp. ...
European Commission - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - Joint Statement by the European Commission and the High Representative on the occasion of World Refugee Day, 20 June 2019Europa - 2019-07-15 12:34
Memories of Yazidis and Lalish on World Refugee Day :: Middle East ForumMeforum - 2019-06-25 09:58
Memories of Yazidis and Lalish on World Refugee Day - World News - Jerusalem PostJpost - 2019-06-20 18:17
On World Refugee Day We celebrate the resilience of those forced from their homes by DaeshThe Global Coalition - 2019-06-20 17:35
Every refugee has their own story. In honour of #WorldRefugeeDay, listen to the inspiring words of Internally Displaced Persons and refugees who have found resilience in working together Article On World Refugee Day We celebrate the resilience of those f ...
Marking World Refugee Day: ‘I came back. I am proud of my land; I am proud of my country.’The Global Coalition - 2019-06-20 17:35
World Refugee Day falls on 20 June and across Iraq and Syria, millions of refugees and internally displaced people continue to feel the effects of Daesh occupation. Article Marking World Refugee Day: ‘I came back. I am proud of my land; I am proud of my ...
Amid Rise of Xenophobes Like Trump, UN Report Shows World's Refugee Population Has Exploded to More Than 70 Million | Common Dreams NewsCommondreams - 2019-06-19 20:58
World Refugee Day: The world's poorest countries shoulder the burden of the global refugee crisis - World | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2019-06-19 19:30
Cork singer Hilary Bow's new song inspired by Kurdish refugees releasing on World Refugee Day - Independent.ieIndependent - 2019-06-19 16:23
Children of Australian Isis fighter Khaled Sharrouf reportedly at Syrian refugee camp | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-04-01 00:31
Canada extends military missions in Ukraine and Mideast, allies with Trump in refugee crackdown - World Socialist Web SiteWSWS - 2019-03-23 10:41
Refugee crisis - Crackdown on 'high-levels' of sexual violence at Syria migrant camps | World | News | Express.co.ukExpress - 2019-02-05 19:17
Can Kenya close Dadaab, the world's biggest refugee camp? - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-02-05 19:17
Babies freezing to death at western‑controlled al‑Hol refugee camp in Syria | World | The TimesThetimes - 2019-02-01 16:43
Refugee Rights in 2018 - World | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2018-12-10 06:09
President Erdogan Calls for UN Reform and Hints at EU Referendum; Queen Rania of Jordan Urges World to Confront Refugee CrisisGlobenewswire - 2018-10-05 12:33
Ayub Nuri: Being Kurdish in a Hostile WorldPirtuk û Wêje - 2018-09-17 17:58
Description In Being Kurdish in a Hostile World, Ayub Nuri writes of growing up during the Iran-Iraq War, of Saddam Hussein’s chemical attack that killed thousands in Nuri’s home town of Halabja, of civil war, of living in refugee camps, and of years of s ...
How to Save the U.S. Refugee Admissions ProgramInternational Crisis Group - 2018-09-12 14:03
Amid the largest displacement crisis since World War II, President Donald Trump’s administration has cut the U.S.’s annual intake of refugees in half. It should reverse course, and future administrations should strive to put refugee admissions on a stron ...
Refugee Health Education Outreach Case Worker - Church World Service - Harrisonburg, VAIndeed #KurdishJobs - 2018-07-27 03:03
Proficiency in English is required, ability to speak additional languages such as Tigrigna, Swahili, Arabic or Kurdish is desired.... $25,000 - $27,000 a yearFrom Church World Service - Wed, 25 Jul 2018 19:05:26 GMT - View all Harrisonburg, VA jobs ...
KRG Continues its Humanitarian Aid to Refugees, IDPs Unconditionally: OfficialBAS News - 2018-06-21 00:15
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) reiterated that it would continue to provide humanitarian aid to refugees and IDPs regardless to their religious, national, political views, said an official on World Refugee Day. Head of Kurdistan Region's ...
World Refugee Day 2018 | Human Rights WatchHRW - 2018-06-20 22:31
Angelina Jolie thanks KRG in impassioned speech ahead of World Refugee DayKurdistan24 - 2018-06-17 14:30
UNHCR Special Envoy, Angelina Jolie, at a press conference at the Syrian refugee camp of Domiz in the Kurdistan Region's Duhok province, June 17, 2018. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...
'Infidels': Kurds attacked at Greek refugee camp for 'not fasting during Ramadan' (GRAPHIC VIDEO) — RT World NewsRT - 2018-05-28 16:55
VOA60 World- German Chancellor Merkel announces Germany will take in approximately 10,000 refugees selected by the UN’s refugee agencyDengî Amerîka - 2018-04-23 21:12
Opinion: EU refugee deal with Turkey full of hypocrisy | World| Breakings news and perspectives from around the globe | DW | 18.03.2018DW - 2018-03-18 15:10
„Life on the Road” – a new project created by refugee childrenMij Film - 2018-01-05 12:40
For the past three years, Mij Film Company has been organized film workshops to teach children who are interested in Cinema from different refugee camps in Iraq how to make their own movies and narrate their lives stories to the world. ...
IRP Caseworker - Church World Service - Harrisonburg, VAIndeed #KurdishJobs - 2017-12-21 03:01
Position Title: IRP Caseworker Supervisor: Resettlement Coordinator Team: Immigration and Refugee Program Location: Harrisonburg, VA Status: Non-Exempt,...From Church World Service - Tue, 19 Dec 2017 17:17:49 GMT - View all Harrisonburg, VA jobs ...
Anger rises in Lesbos over crowded refugee camps | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2017-11-09 10:06
World powers are failing to end conflicts: UN refugee chiefNRT - 2017-11-02 21:15
Rohingya crisis: UN chief warns of 'humanitarian nightmare'BBC - 2017-09-29 00:00
The Rohingya crisis is "the world's fastest-developing refugee emergency", the UN chief says. ...
VOA60 World PM - UN Security Council to Discuss Myanmar's Rohingya Refugee CrisisDengî Amerîka - 2017-09-12 21:52
UN Security Council to Discuss Myanmar's Rohingya Refugee Crisis ...
Kurdish singer connects refugee children with outside world through books and songsRûdaw - 2017-06-24 14:19
Decades on, Thousands of Iranian Kurds Still Refugees in Kurdistan RegionThe Kurdish Project - 2017-06-21 02:13
Like thousands of other Iranian Kurds in the KRG, Ilya is considered a refugee in her own hometown. Read her story in honor of World Refugee Day. The post Decades on, Thousands of Iranian Kurds Still Refugees in Kurdistan Region appeared first on The Kur ...
Human rights – World Refugee Day (20.06.17) - France-Diplomatie - Ministère de l’Europe et des Affaires étrangèresDiplomatie - 2017-06-20 18:40
World's first refugee camp powered by renewable energyNRT - 2017-05-25 14:39
War forces two million South Sudanese children to flee homesReuters - 2017-05-08 03:17
KIGALI (Reuters) - War and famine have forced more than 2 million children in South Sudan to flee their homes, creating the most worrying refugee crisis in the world, the United Nations said on Monday. ...
Think of those fleeing Syria and elsewhere not with fear but with open arms and open heart – UN agency chiefUnited Nations - 2017-02-06 04:47
Expressing shock at the scale of the devastation in war-ravaged city of Aleppo, the top United Nations refugee official today made an impassioned plea for the world to stand in solidarity with those suffering from the effects of conflict there in Syria, a ...
Iconic Photo of Dead Syrian Boy Boosts Refugee FundraisingNewsweek - 2017-01-12 05:59
The photo of Kurdi appeared in media across the world in the days after he drowned in the Mediterranean Sea in September 2015. ...
Syrian A-list actor who fled to America to escape the war and ended up working as a Domino's pizza man is set to star in a film with Nicole KidmanDailymail - 2017-01-05 02:56
Jay Abdo, 54, was one of the Arab world's biggest stars before the conflict in Syria made him just another anonymous refugee on the mean streets of Los Angeles. ...
Saudi Arabia at General Assembly calls for urgent UN reforms to confront world crisesUnited Nations - 2016-09-23 01:50
The United Nations needs urgent reform to confront the challenges now facing the world, from the Palestinian-Israel conflict and the bloody wars in Syria and Yemen to countering terrorism and tackling the refugee crisis, Saudi Arabia warned the General As ...
Spotlight on Syria as world leaders gather at United NationsReuters - 2016-09-17 12:48
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The spotlight will be on Syria when world leaders gather at the United Nations next week as the United States and Russia try to shore up a fragile truce deal and President Barack Obama pushes for a boost in global refugee aid. ...
UN chief hopes for stronger document on world refugee crisisRûdaw - 2016-09-15 12:53
‘I think we are beefing up our strength ...
UN special envoy Jolie visits refugee camp in Jordan, calls for end to Syria war Orient Net - Daily Sabah World leaders should put finding an end to the war in Syria at the center ..Orient News - 2016-09-09 19:37
Remember toddler Aylan Kurdi, UNICEF chief says ahead of refugee summitsDailymail - 2016-09-07 03:59
By Emma Batha LONDON, Sept 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - World leaders attending two major summits on the global refugee crisis this month must step up ac... ...
How a Syrian Refugee fled to Brazil and wound up translating at World CupOrient News - 2016-08-23 07:31
Kurdish refugee munching through scorpions on way to world recordRûdaw - 2016-08-10 23:09
'We want to make our nation proud by doing that' ...
World Refugee Day revived in AfrinHawar News - 2016-06-21 14:37
AFRIN– the Social Affairs and Work Body in Afrin Canton visited displaced people in Rubar camp on the occasion of the World Refugee Day. On the occasion of the World Refugees Day delegation from the Social Affairs and Work in Afrin canton visited Rubar ca ...
On the occasion of World Refugee Day, Canada will receive more Syrians Orient Net - Prime Minister of Canada Canada Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement on World Refugee Day: “Today, let us ..Orient News - 2016-06-21 11:50
Doctors of the World: Greek island’s refugee camps overcrowdedOrient News - 2016-05-11 13:25
Cheap loans proposed to ease aid gap in Syria refugee crisisWaarmedia - 2016-01-25 19:23
Waar, Duhok: A top World Bank official has proposed zero interest loans to help economically fragile Jordan and Lebanon deal with the burden of hosting Syrian refugees. International funding for easing the unprecedented crisis has fallen short. Last year, ...
Istanbul bomber entered Turkey as refugee from Syria, PM says | World News 2016-01-14Ghanaweb - 2016-01-14 13:47
Turkey says Istanbul suicide bomber entered country as refugee | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2016-01-13 21:26
Refugee girl’s body washed up on Turkey’s western coastWaarmedia - 2015-11-23 14:44
Waar, Duhok: A young girl’s body was among those washed up on Turkey’s western coast on Sunday in a chilling reminder of the death of three-year-old Alan Kurdi. In an echo of the boat disaster that shocked the world in September, drowned refugees’ corpses ...