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Jun 23, 2017
South Sudan food crisis: UN says aid dwindling in world's fastest-growing refugee crisisFood aid soon will run out for nearly a million South Sudanese sheltering in Uganda in what has become the world's fastest-growing refugee crisis, the United Nations refugee chief said
Jun 18, 2017
Thousands in Madrid march for refugees; chant slogans such as 'No human being is illegal'Several thousand people marched in Madrid on Sunday to ask the Spanish government to honour its commitment to take in more than 17,000 refugees as part of Europe's relocation plan.
Jun 14, 2017
EU to take action against three nations for not taking refugees as per pledgeA top European Union official says that legal action will be launched on Wednesday against the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland for failing to honor their pledges to accommodate refugees.
Jun 10, 2017
Over 900 migrants rescued off Libyan coast in past two daysMore than 900 migrants have been rescued off the coast of Libya during the past 48 hours while trying to reach Italy, the Italian coastguard said on Friday.
Jun 09, 2017
Donald Trump as a refugee? Syrian artist portrays world leaders in as vulnerable migrantsAbdalla Al Omari's paintings of Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un Barack Obama and other world leaders as homeless refugees opens doors for introspection
Jun 08, 2017
Airbnb opens door to refugees and evacuees through new platformAirbnb, the online hospitality service, launched the 'Open Homes Platform' which allows volunteers who wish to temporarily open their homes to refugees and people affected by natural disasters.
May 28, 2017
54 migrants dead, at least 10,000 rescued while trying to reach Italy; officials say more migrants missing at seaAbout 10,000 migrants were rescued off the coast of Libya over the previous four days but at least 54 others died, Libyan and Italian officials said Sunday.
May 21, 2017
October to be decisive month for refugees entering Australia, or else 'the game's up'Refugees entering Australia have until October to prove their status. If unable to do so, they face the option of being kicked out and banned from re-entering Australia.
May 04, 2017
Refugee crisis: Japan's harsh system turns away 99 percent of its applicants, discriminates against the restHe added that Japan must "accept more migrants, which would make society more open to multiple cultures and... to accepting more refugees".
Apr 10, 2017
Donald Trump's policy shift on Syria rekindles glimmer of hope for millions of refugeesTrump has not spoken on whether his renewed involvement in Syria will also include a changed policy on Syrian refugees. But some refugee agencies in the United States are hoping that change is coming as well.