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Yemen: 85,000 displaced in ten weeks as violence surges

11 February, 2018

Tens of thousands of people have fled Hodeida and Taiz governorates on Yemen's west coast where conditions are continuing to rapidly deteriorate, the UN's refugee agency said.

UK law needs a new definition of 'family'

01 February, 2018

Comment: If refugees are to 'integrate', they must be allowed to reunite with their families, writes Sophia Akram.

Protests in Israel over 'dangerous' deportation of African migrants

31 January, 2018

Showdown could come to a head as Israel moves to deport 40,000 Africans in a plan the UN described as "incoherent and unsafe"

Trump's 'sovereignty safeguards' leave Yemeni refugees for dead

30 January, 2018

Comment: The US is opting out of global solutions to share responsibility for the burden of migration which it has promulgated, writes Rose Worden.

Angelina Jolie urges Security Council to 'solve' Syria war

29 January, 2018

Angelina Jolie visited a Syrian refugee camp in Jordan, urging the UN to solve the Syrian conflict.

US denies hitting refugee camp in Pakistan drone strike

26 January, 2018

Tensions continue between Washington and Islamabad as the US denies claims that it attacked an Afghan refugee camp in Pakistan on Wednesday.

Yemen war forces over 32,000 civilians from their homes

21 January, 2018

Tens of thousands of Yemenis had fled their homes in the past two months, joining some two million refugees already displaced by fighting, the UNHCR said in a statement.

Trump's UNRWA cuts hold Palestinians hostage

19 January, 2018

Comment: Ultimately, Netanyahu would like to see the UNRWA dismantled, and Palestinians denied their right of return, writes Sophia Akram.

UK should bear more migrant costs at Calais: France

14 January, 2018

France's interior minister said he wanted London to shoulder more of the costs in dealing with migrants at the port city of Calais, hoping to reach the UK.

Qatar leads region with over $26m donations to UNHCR

13 January, 2018

Qatar's contributions to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has helped ease the live of hundreds of thousands of refugees from around the globe, Doha says.

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