A stabbing attack in an Idaho apartment complex that is home to many refugees left nine people injured including six children.
GENEVA: A record 68.5 million people have been displaced from their homes due to war, violence and persecution, notably in places like Myanmar and Syria, the UN said on Tuesday. By the end of 2017, the number was nearly three million…
Angelina Jolie visited a camp for Syrian refugees in northern Iraq to drum up support for those displaced by years of civil war.
Landslides triggered by monsoon rains killed at least 12 people in Bangladesh near camps housing one million Rohingya refugees.
BANGKOK: Refugees in India’s western state of Maharashtra have been granted land ownership rights 70 years after fleeing what is now Pakistan, when the countries were violently partitioned at independence, officials said. The move is…
Civilians can no longer flee fighting and bombing raids in Syria because borders are so tightly controlled and neighboring countries are overwhelmed by refugees.
Bungling, distortion and diplomatic doublespeak have hollowed out the deal to repatriate Rohingya from Bangladesh to Myanmar, with refugees refusing to return to a homeland that remains perilously insecure.
Canada should take in Rohingya refugees and press other nations to do the same, said Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's special envoy to Myanmar.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu cancelled an agreement with the UN refugee agency aimed at avoiding forced deportations of thousands of African migrants only hours after having announced the deal himself.