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Burundian refugees in Tanzania – in pictures

More than 250,000 people have fled Burundi since it descended into violence one year ago. At least a quarter of those now live in Nyarugusu, on the extreme NW Tanzanian border with Burundi. 473 more words

Burundi, Tanzania

The bizarre charade of Merkel's refugee camp visit

It is difficult to create original stories or interesting copy from press junkets. There is an inherent difficulty in writing on occasions organised by people whose job it is to control the media. 1,225 more words

Syria

Greece: asylum seekers on hold as service open one hour a week

Asylum seekers’ only hopes for asylum depend on a call in Greece – a call they can only make on Skype, to an office open one hour a week. 417 more words

Stories

W is for West Berlin Refugee Camp

Refugees and immigration are top news stories these days. Last month when I wrote about “Refugees In My Town” that post generated the most buzz until I wrote “ 228 more words

Memoirs & History

Palestinian refugee camp plays battleground for ISIS, al-Qaida clashes

Members of the world’s two most notorious Islamic fundamentalist groups have been clashing in recent weeks at a Palestinian refugee camp in Damascus, AFP reported Friday. 229 more words

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