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More than 5.5 million refugees have now fled Ukraine
World

More than 5.5 million refugees have now fled Ukraine

At least 5.5 million people have fled Ukraine since the start of the Russian invasion in late February, according to…
Health Ministry provides coronavirus vaccine to refugees using UNHCR certificate
Egypt

Health Ministry provides coronavirus vaccine to refugees using UNHCR certificate

The Ministry of Health and Population announced  that they will provide the coronavirus vaccines to refugees and asylum seekers through…
UN: Air strike kills three in Eritrean refugee camp in Ethiopia
Middle East

UN: Air strike kills three in Eritrean refugee camp in Ethiopia

NAIROBI, Jan 7 (Reuters) – An air strike hit a refugee camp in northern Ethiopia’s Tigray region, killing three Eritrean…
Impoverished Ethiopia seeks extra $2.5 bln to rebuild from war
Middle East

Impoverished Ethiopia seeks extra $2.5 bln to rebuild from war

ADDIS ABABA, Dec 30 (Reuters) – Ethiopia wants to pass a supplementary budget worth 122 billion birr ($2.5 billion) to…
Indonesia says will turn away stricken boat of Rohingya refugees
World

Indonesia says will turn away stricken boat of Rohingya refugees

BIREUEN, Indonesia, Dec 28 (Reuters) – Indonesian authorities will help repair a stranded boat packed with over 100 Rohingya off…
Egypt hosts 6 million refugees and migrants, and keeps doors open
Egypt

Egypt hosts 6 million refugees and migrants, and keeps doors open

The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Saturday that Egypt hosts six million immigrants and refugees. In a statement…
‘I am dead here’: Lebanese join Mideast migrants to Europe
Middle East

‘I am dead here’: Lebanese join Mideast migrants to Europe

TRIPOLI, Lebanon (AP) — Ziad Hilweh knew his family might die on the way. But the risk was worth it,…
Cameroon ethnic clashes kill at least 32 as villages are torched -UNHCR
World

Cameroon ethnic clashes kill at least 32 as villages are torched -UNHCR

DOUALA, Aug 19 (Reuters) – Clashes between herders and fishermen in northern Cameroon have killed at least 32 people this…
Kenya orders closure of two refugee camps, gives ultimatum to UN agency
World

Kenya orders closure of two refugee camps, gives ultimatum to UN agency

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenya on Wednesday ordered the closure of two sprawling camps that host hundreds of thousands of refugees…
Lebanon to test for coronavirus at refugee camp after first case found
Middle East

Lebanon to test for coronavirus at refugee camp after first case found

BEIRUT (Reuters) — A team from Lebanon’s Rafik Hariri University Hospital will test for the new coronavirus at a refugee…
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