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Abbas calls for international conference on Palestinian-Israeli conflict

20 February, 2018

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas slammed Israel for colonising Palestine with illegal settlements and called for a multilateral conference in mid 2018.

The US and Turkey's long-term plans for northern Syria

20 February, 2018

Agendas in northern Syria appear to be converging into a single policy: Maintaining long-term foreign presences on the ground, writes Paul Iddon.

Abbas to counter Trump's Jerusalem decision at UN

20 February, 2018

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is taking Palestine's opposition to Trump's Jerusalem decision to the UN.

Canada voices concern to Israel over mass expulsion

20 February, 2018

Canada has expressed concerns over Israel's mass expulsion of refugees from Sub-Saharan Africa.

Syrians deserve justice in all its forms

19 February, 2018

Comment: Perpetrators of war crimes in Syria must not be given amnesty, writes the UNHRC Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic.

Jordan opens job centre in Syrian refugee camp

19 February, 2018

Under a 2016 deal with donor countries Jordan promised to provide 200,000 work permits for Syrians over three years.

500,000 Syrians 'will return to Afrin': Turkey's First Lady

18 February, 2018

Emine Erdogan praised Turkey's humanitarian efforts during Operation Olive Branch, noting that Turkey will seek to return hundreds of thousands of refugees back to Syria.

UNRWA chief: Trump's aid cuts 'time bomb' for Gaza

18 February, 2018

The head of the UN body voiced his concern for Gaza's future amid the ongoing US-led cuts to UNRWA aid.

Lebanon forces 'Syria students to swear off local women'

17 February, 2018

Lebanese authorities have come under fire after it emerged that Syrian students have been made to sign contracts promising not to have relationships with local women.

Bangladesh hands refugee list to Myanmar to begin repatriation

17 February, 2018

Bangladesh looks set to begin the controversial process of repatriating Rohingya refugees after handing over a list of 8,032 refugees to Myanmar.

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