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EU pledges aid to Greece as migrants mass on border with Turkey

03 March, 2020 12:29 pm 12:29 pm

KASTANIES/LESBOS, Greece (Reuters) – European Union officials on Tuesday promised more cash for Greece during a visit to its border with Turkey which tens of thousands of migrants and refugees have been trying for days to breach. The officials urged Turkey to abide by a 2016 deal which requires it to keep the migrants on … Read More

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Turkey opens frontier for Syrian refugees to enter Europe after strike kill...

02 February, 2020 5:41 pm 5:41 pm

ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Refugees in Turkey headed towards European frontiers on Friday after an official declared that borders had been thrown open in response to the escalating war in Syria, a day after 33 Turkish soldiers were killed by Russian-backed Syrian government troops. European officials rushed to respond to a direct threat to reverse an … Read More

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Pakistan hosting Afghan refugees from 40 years despite crises: FM

02 February, 2020 12:40 pm 12:40 pm

  ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Minister (FM) Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Monday has termed that Pakistan is hosting Afghan refugees from 40 years and providing better facilities to millions of refugees despite crises. The foreign minister said while addressing two-day Refugee Summit Islamabad on 40 years of hosting Afghan refugees in Pakistan on Monday. … Read More

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Pakistan is one of largest refugee-hosting nations in world, says UN chief

02 February, 2020 2:41 pm 2:41 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Applauding Pakistan over heartfelt hosting Afghan refugees, United Nations (UN) Secretary-General António Guterres on Sunday has said that Pakistan is one of the largest refugee-hosting nations in the world. António Guterres met with a delegation of Afghan refugees in Islamabad. They discussed matters pertaining to Afghan refugees. Speaking on the occasion, … Read More

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Pakistan hosting 3mln Afghan refugees despite being a poor country: PM

12 December, 2019 3:25 pm 3:25 pm

GENEVA (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that Pakistan hosting three million Afghan refugees despite being a poor country. Addressing the Global Refugee Forum on Tuesday, he said that India is trying to snatch the rights of over 20 million Muslims through the controversial citizenship law. “The world should pressurize India to … Read More

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Human Rights Watch says Rohingya child refugees being denied education

12 December, 2019 10:58 am 10:58 am

YANGON (Reuters) – Bangladesh is blocking hundreds of thousands of Rohingya children from accessing meaningful education, Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday, urging authorities to lift restrictions on schooling in refugee camps. In a report called ‘Are we not human?’, Human Rights Watch accused Bangladesh of violating the rights of 400,000 school age children who … Read More

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No compromise on Palestinians’ return to their homeland, Saudi Cabinet de...

07 July, 2019 10:23 am 10:23 am

JEDDAH (Web Desk) – The Saudi Arabia’s Cabinet has reasserted that the Kingdom will keep on supporting Palestinian refugees and their return to homeland. The cabinet members emphasized the contents of the Kingdom’s speech at the conference for supporting the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East in New York … Read More

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Pakistan announces financial support to UN for Palestinian refugees

06 June, 2019 1:30 pm 1:30 pm

NEW YORK (92 News) – Pakistan has announced a commitment of financial support to UN agency that assists Palestinian refugees on Wednesday. Speaking at a conference held in New York, Permanent Representative of Pakistan at United Nations Maleeha Lodhi said that Pakistan reaffirms its dedication to the Palestinian cause at the 2019 pledging conference. She … Read More

Refugee offer could strengthen embattled Australian PM’s grip on powe...

10 October, 2018 9:30 am 9:30 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian opposition lawmakers have offered a deal to resettle 150 refugees from a Pacific detention camp, which if accepted by embattled Prime Minister Scott Morrison could strengthen his tenuous grip on power. Morrison’s government is on the verge of losing its majority, after a devastating by-election on Saturday, and key independents have … Read More