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Afghan migrants concern about uncertain future

Waliullah, 16, was playing cricket in front of his home when he was called by his father and asked to pack his baggage to go back to their native country, Afghanistan. 483 more words

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South African xenophobia is the symptom of a broken society

It’s been almost three months since I followed a group of Somali women through the streets of Mayfair, a suburb of Johannesburg, into the garage of a small home on Langerman Street. 831 more words

Who are the migrants trying to get to Europe? How many die trying?

WATCH: It’s feared almost 1,000 people have died trying for a better life after a migrat boat capsized off Libya over the weekend. As Stuart Greer reports, European leaders are struggling to find ways to stop another disaster. 773 more words

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Inspired by Titouan Lamazou

Coming home to France has united me with endless upon endless cardboard boxes sitting in a dark, dank basement. Opening them has brought back reminders of life here, as well as lots of neat trinkets that I cherished hanging on my walls. 156 more words

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#verification #cards #UNHCR #NuPo #REFUGEE #CAMP #First #day

20.april 2015 First day at Nu Poe UNHCR issuing cards verifications. cr.
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What You Need to Know About the E.U.'s Refugee Crisis

At least 700, but perhaps as many as 950, refugees are feared dead after a boat capsized off the coast of Libya on Sunday.

The disaster is merely the latest in such deadly incidents in the Mediterranean Sea, and has prompted much criticism and soul-searching over Europe’s response to the the waves of people fleeing poor and war-torn countries in Africa. 874 more words