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Israel Moves to Deport 40,000 African Migrants

The fate of 40,000 African migrants in Israel remains unclear after lawmakers approved a proposal to deport them.

The Cabinet in Jerusalem voted unanimously Sunday to close the isolated Holot detention facility in the Negev Desert. 504 more words

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UNRWA is Going to widen cooperation with Syria

According to SANA, Commissioner-General of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) welcomed Syria’s efforts in providing services and facilitations for Palestinian refugees despite the ongoing crisis. 105 more words

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Persecution: Solidarity in Suffering

Persecution of Christians and other religious minorities is not a abstract concern for me. It is deeply personal.

Two years ago in Erbil, Iraq, I looked out the window of my hotel to see tents packed together on the grounds of a chapel.  559 more words

Solidarity

Australia, New Zealand officials discuss screening for Manus refugees

By Charlotte Greenfield

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand and Australia have begun talks about screening procedures for asylum seekers holding out in a Papua New Guinea detention center, Papua New Guineasaid on Monday, amid reports of worsening health conditions there. 392 more words

Refugees

Refugees (Mud, Rocks, and Trees #1) by R.A. Denny (2017)
-Review Request- YA Fiction | Fantasy

Blurb:

“‘An epic journey of a lifetime.’ That’s what three young individuals from three different corners of the world have dreamed about. 658 more words

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U.N. urges Japan to resettle more refugees after taking just three in first half

TOKYO (Reuters) – The U.N. refugee agency has urged Japan to resettle more asylum seekers, its chief said on Monday, pressuring the country to help solve a global crisis after giving refugee status to just three people in the first half of the year.
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Concerns over Europe seeking to solve its migrant crisis at Libya’s expense

Malek Awny | Published — Friday 17 November 2017

CAIRO: Providing resettlement options for illegal migrants trying to reach Europe is unacceptable for many Libyans and could further aggravate the civil conflict there, Libyan sources have said. 139 more words

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