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Latest UNHCR draft resolution calls for probe into SL violations

Mar 25, 2014

Latest UNHCR draft resolution calls for probe into SL violations

The third draft calls for a comprehensive independent investigation into alleged serious violations and abuses of human rights and related crimes by both parties in Sri Lanka #World #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #LTTE #Tamil #Civil War #UNHCR #Sinhala #US resolution #LLRC
Must treat our fishermen humanely: Manmohan tells Rajapaksa

Mar 04, 2014

Must treat our fishermen humanely: Manmohan tells Rajapaksa

Even as the Sri Lankan Navy arrested 32 more Indian fishermen, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh raised the issue with the neighbouring country's president, Mahinda Rajapaksa, on Tuesday, calling for a humane approach to the issue. #India #Manmohan Singh #Sri Lanka #Mahinda Rajapaksa #Tamil Tigers #UNHCR #Fishermen issue
Massive inflow of CAR refugees into Cameroon: US

Feb 22, 2014

Massive inflow of CAR refugees into Cameroon: US

The figure brings to 35,142 the total number of CAR refugees who have fled to Cameroon since March 2013. #United Nations #NewsTracker #refugees #Cameroon #UNHCR #Central African Republic
UNHCR asks all nations to open borders to Syria refugees

Jan 17, 2014

UNHCR asks all nations to open borders to Syria refugees

More than 2 million people have been uprooted from their homes in Syria's civil war, many scattered in refugee camps and informal settlements dotting neighboring Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey and Iraq. #World #United Nations #Syria #NewsTracker #refugees #UNHCR
Westgate mall attack: Accused lived in Kenya refugee camp, say officials

Nov 11, 2013

Westgate mall attack: Accused lived in Kenya refugee camp, say officials

Security officials in Kenya say a Westgate Mall attacker once lived in a refugee camp in northwestern Kenya that houses more than 54,000 Somali refugees. #NewsTracker #Kenya #Nairobi #UNHCR #WestGate mall

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Westgate mall attack: Accused lived in Kenya refugee camp, say officials

Aug 29, 2014

UN warning over Mediterranean crossing patrol force from EU

Frontex Plus must match funds and capabilities of Italian navy unit or there will be increase in refugee deaths, says UNHCR Continue reading..... #United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees #European Union #United Nations
Westgate mall attack: Accused lived in Kenya refugee camp, say officials

Aug 29, 2014

UN warning over Mediterranean crossing patrol force from EU

Frontex Plus must match funds and capabilities of Italian navy unit or there will be increase in refugee deaths, says UNHCR The United Nations refugee agency has warned that more people will die trying to cross the Mediterranean if the creation of a ... #European Union #United Nations #Europe #Africa #United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Westgate mall attack: Accused lived in Kenya refugee camp, say officials

Aug 29, 2014

Three million refugees have fled Syria, says UN

UNHCR points to 'increasingly horrifying conditions' inside the country that have forced nearly 50% of Syrians to flee their homes Continue reading..... #Syria #United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees #United Nations