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Emily Thornberry 'disgusted' by UK's silence on Gaza

20 May, 2018

UK's shadow foreign secretary said she is 'disgusted that the UK government abstained' from voting for an investigation into Israel's massacre in the besieged Gaza Strip.

Return to Syria? Refugees draft grassroots proposal

14 May, 2018

A group of Syrian refugees in Lebanon is working to buid international support for 'safe return zones' in Syria amid ever-worsening living conditions, report Roshan De Stone and David Suber.

Hundreds of refugees 'return' to Syria from Lebanon

18 April, 2018

Men, women and children loaded their possessions onto dozens of buses early on Wednesday for the journey back to Syria via the Masnaa border crossing.

Number of migrants detained in Libya drastically reduced

17 April, 2018

The number of migrants held by Libyan authorities has fallen from 27,000 in May last year to 5,200.

Israel frees 207 African refugees from prison

16 April, 2018

Israel has released over 200 refugees who had been detained for refusing to leave the country.

Statelessness and suffering: Black lives don't matter in Israel

06 April, 2018

Comment: Netanyahu's defunct UN migrant deal is a stark reminder of how little black lives matter in Israel, writes David Sheen.

UN urges Israel to 'reconsider' cancelling African deal

03 April, 2018

The UN has urged Israel to reconsider cancelling a deal to resettle half of African asylum seekers to Western countries in return that Israel grants temporary residency to the other.

Netanyahu suspends Israel-UN deal on resettling African migrants

03 April, 2018

Netanyahu suspended a deal which would see the cancellation of the deportation of African refugees.

Hundreds of African migrants detained in Yemen's Aden

23 March, 2018

More than 600 migrants who fled a range of countries along the Horn of Africa are detained and awaiting deportation in Yemen's temporary capital.

Myanmar 'ready' to accept UN help in Rohingya repatriation

15 March, 2018

Yangon says it is ready to accept UN help, despite the world body recently saying that Myanmar's campaign of 'ethnic cleansing' against Rohingya Muslims continues.

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