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Jul 15, 2017
Mosul free of Islamic State, but returning home still a distant dream for refugeesUnprecedented destruction in Mosul and the unstable security situation will delay the return home of hundreds of thousands of people who fled.
Jul 02, 2017
Italy urges other European countries to open their ports to welcome migrantsItaly's interior minister called on other European countries to open their ports to rescue ships ahead of talks with France and Germany on tackling the migrant emergency
Jul 01, 2017
UN refugee chief says Italy needs more international support to cope with inflow of migrantsItaly needs more international support to cope with a wave of migrants that has flooded its shores since the start of the year, UN refugee chief Filippo Grandi said on Saturday
Jun 30, 2017
Syria conflict: Nearly half a million displaced Syrians return home, says UN reportThe agency said it had seen "a notable trend of spontaneous returns to and within Syria in 2017."
Jun 19, 2017
65.6 million people displaced worldwide: United Nations report says figure highest ever in historyThe United Nations said devastating conflicts, violence and persecution in places like Syria and South Sudan had left a record 65.6 million people uprooted from their homes by the end of 2016.
Jun 16, 2017
UNICEF report: Funding shortfall is threatening aid to 9 million children in SyriaUNICEF warned on Friday that a critical funding shortfall is threatening aid to 9 million children in Syria.
Jun 16, 2017
39 Indians held hostage by Islamic State in Mosul are alive, 'everything possible' being done: MEA39 Indians, who were taken hostage by Islamic State in 2014, in Mosul, were alive and "everything possible" was being done for their return.
Jun 14, 2017
Less than 30 percent pledged aid delivered to war-torn Yemen: United NationsLess than 30 percent of pledged international aid has been delivered to Yemen this year, a United Nations official said Wednesday, as millions across the country struggle to survive.
Jun 12, 2017
World Day Against Child Labour 2017: UN says 170 million kids being exploited; governments need to step upA recent UNICEF report highlighted that children account for more than half the world’s refugees even as they comprise only a third of the world’s population.
May 30, 2017
58 migrants perished in Mediterranean in a week, 100 still missing: UNHCR reportAt least 58 migrants, including many children, perished in the Mediterranean last week trying to reach Italy, while 100 more are still missing, according to new figures published by United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Tuesday.