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World - Region
11/25/2021 8:58:46 PM
A group of 93 asylum seekers stuck in Libya were evacuated to Italy on Thursday in the first flight of its kind in two years, the UN refugee agency said.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
11/24/2021 11:12:00 AM
The attempts by hundreds of Iraqi refugees to enter the EU from Belarus last week have once again underscored the plight of Iraqis seeking to find a better life abroad

World - Region
11/19/2021 3:44:17 PM
More than 28,000 Afghans have applied for temporary admission into the U.S. for humanitarian reasons since shortly before the Taliban recaptured Afghanistan and sparked a chaotic U.S. withdrawal, but only about 100 of them have been approved, according to federal officials.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/16/2021 10:32:00 PM
Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry called on Tuesday for sustainable financing for the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees' (UNRWA) programmes to enable the agency to serve the Palestinian refugees.

World - Region
11/13/2021 3:41:21 PM
Three Iraqi nationals, including a woman, were killed in violence inside the northeastern Syrian camp of Al-Hol that houses relatives of suspected jihadists, a monitor said Saturday.

Multimedia - In Pictures
11/12/2021 11:09:30 PM

World - Region
11/12/2021 1:07:47 PM
Turkey's Civil Aviation Authority said Friday that the country is halting airline ticket sales to Iraqi, Syrian and Yemeni citizens wanting to travel to Belarus, which in recent months became a route for migrants and refugees to enter the European Union.

World - International
11/11/2021 9:13:30 PM
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday accused the Greek prime minister of telling "lies" after Athens accused Ankara of "instrumentalising migration".

Egypt - Society
11/11/2021 4:16:31 PM
Two years ago, a 15-year-old Sudanese girl arrived in Egypt as an unaccompanied refugee. Her mother compelled her to flee her homeland because of a serious threat to her life there. The girl was raped in Cairo by a Sudanese national, and her life spiralled downward from there. Suffering is visible on her face, giving her a distinct personality and reflecting the awful torment she has endured her whole life. The apparent suffering on her face reflects abuse, dread, deprivation, worry, and deep estrangement in a harsh present that does not portend a compassionate future.

World - International
11/11/2021 3:09:10 PM
The number of people around the world forced to abandon their homes likely increased to more than 84 million in the first half of this year, an increase fueled in particular by conflicts in Africa, the UN refugee agency said Thursday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
11/9/2021 8:39:39 PM
Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party has been playing on hostility to Syrian refugees as a way of directing attention away from its own shortcomings, writes Sayed Abdel-Meguid

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/5/2021 12:42:09 PM
Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and United Nations Resident Coordinator Elena Panova launched in Cairo on Thursday a joint platform offering resources to migrants and refugees in Egypt, the Egyptian foreign ministry said.

World - Region
10/23/2021 9:44:41 PM
The U.S. is welcoming tens of thousands of Afghans airlifted out of Kabul but has disclosed little publicly about a small group who remain overseas: dozens who triggered potential security issues during security vetting and have been sent to an American base in the Balkan nation of Kosovo.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
10/12/2021 4:43:52 PM
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi said on Tuesday that he does not allow his country to be a transit point for illegal migrants seeking to reach Europe, stressing that Egypt hosts nearly 6 million refugees from Africa and other unstable countries.

World - International
10/11/2021 9:26:34 PM
Madrid confirmed on Monday that it was expecting the arrival of Afghans who had worked for Spain, whose evacuation it had arranged via Pakistan.

World - Region
10/7/2021 9:50:12 AM
Germany repatriated 23 children and their eight mothers from the Roj camp on Wednesday evening, while Denmark brought home 14 children and three women

World - Region
10/3/2021 6:08:00 PM
Jordan's king held a telephone call with Syria's president on Sunday, the palace said, in the first such conversation between the two leaders since Syria's war erupted a decade ago.

World - Region
10/3/2021 2:33:48 PM
Libya's coast guard Sunday intercepted a wooden boat carrying around 500 Europe-bound migrants off the country's shore, the UN refugee agency said.

World - Region
10/2/2021 2:31:30 PM
The UN agency helping Palestinian refugees is facing an 'existential' budget crisis and appealing for urgent funding of $120 million to keep essential education, healthcare and other services running, the agency's chief said

World - Region
10/2/2021 12:38:29 PM
The UN agency helping Palestinian refugees is facing an 'existential' budget crisis and appealing for urgent funding of $120 million to keep essential education, healthcare and other services running, the agency's chief said

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