Tropical Cyclone Kenneth swept into northern Mozambique on Thursday evening bringing heavy rain and winds in excess of 225 kilometres per hour (140 miles per hour) after lashing the Comoros islands, where it claimed at least three lives, UN agencies said on Friday.
he critical needs of 1.2 million mostly Rohingya refugees in south-eastern Bangladesh were top of the agenda for a fact-finding mission to the region by three senior United Nations officials, who called for continuing support on Friday for them from the international community.
WASHINGTON —Joshua Belete saw Libya, in North Africa, as a stopover, one leg in a journey that would lead to a better life in Europe. But like thousands of other migrants from across Africa, Belete got stuck. He ended up at a United Nations refugee encampment in Tripoli, Libya’s capital and largest city. For some, […]
An estimated 12 million people may be victims of statelessness the impact of which is “immediate and can be dire”, the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) said on Tuesday.
Responding to United States President Donald Trump’s proclamation which would deny political asylum to migrants crossing illegally into the country,
Any policies adopted by the United States that result in returning people fleeing violence in Central America to persecution or torture would violate US obligations,