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Feb 07, 2018
Ecuador assures continued asylum to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange in its London embassyEcuador will continue to provide refuge to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange in its embassy in London, the country's Foreign Minister said on Wednesday.
Nov 24, 2017
Papua New Guinea relocates asylum seekers from Manus Island: Camp underlined Australia's harsh refugee policyPapua New Guinea authorities said on Friday they had relocated the last asylum seekers who had refused for three weeks to leave a closed immigration camp.
Oct 08, 2017
China denies links to alleged cyber attacks in the US targeting exiled billionaire Guo WenguiThe US Ministry of Public Security said an investigation had found “no evidence” of Chinese government involvement in the alleged cyber attacks.
Sep 02, 2017
Doctors Without Borders urges Libyan authorities to end arbitrary detention of refugeesAn international medical aid group has called on Libyan authorities to end arbitrary detention of refugees, migrants and asylum seekers.
Aug 19, 2017
Finland stabbing: Moroccan suspect was an asylum seeker who targeted women, says policeThe Moroccan man suspected of killing two people and injuring eight others in a stabbing attack in Finland was an asylum seeker who targeted women in his attack.
Aug 18, 2017
Refugee Crisis Part V: Tempelhof airport refugee centre, once Germany's largest asylum shelter, is now shutting downAt its peak, the Tempelhof Airport Refugee Centre had around 13,000 refugees living in makeshift tents inside the hangars. Today, there are around 300 of them.
Jun 14, 2017
Asylum seekers who sued Australian government to receive $68 million in settlementA settlement of $68 million has been promised to over 1,900 asylum seekers who sued the Australian government for ill treatment at the immigration camp in Papua New Guinea.
May 03, 2017
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange seeks lifting of Swedish detention orderA lawyer for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has resubmitted a request for a Stockholm court to drop a detention order relating to a possible sex crime in Sweden seven years ago.
Apr 10, 2017
Germany introduces new measures to promote voluntary returns of asylum seekersTired of the long drawn asylum seeking process in Germany, a section of refugees is going back to their imperilled homelands with a new financial assistance program, StartHilfePlus
Feb 28, 2017
Mental Health: Centre should stop passing the buck and ensure rehabilitation of patientsThe fact that there are so many cases that indicate similar circumstances in mental health institutions resulting in the violation of human rights, is a sound reason for the Centre to stop passing the buck, and begin formulating feasible guidelines for implementation.