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UN: Ethiopia faces new wave of South Sudanese refugees
Anadolu Ajansi

UN: Ethiopia faces new wave of South Sudanese refugees

By Seleshi Tessema ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) operation in Ethiopia said on Thursday it is bracing itself for a new influx of South Sudanese after some 30,000 arrived earlier this month. ... Anadolu Ajansi, 1 hour ago

UN warns of 'disaster' once Iraqi troops take on IS in Mosul

GENEVA Bruno Geddo of UNHCR says more than 1 million people could be displaced by the campaign to retake the largest IS-held city. The government has pledged to retake Mosul this year, but has not announced a date for the operation. Speaking ...
 FOXNews.com1 hour ago Will Mosul Really Be Liberated?  Huffington Post UK3 days ago U.N. braces for refugee exodus from Iraq's Mosul  Reuters1 month ago 100,000 displaced as Iraqi forces poise for Mosul battle: UN  Asian Age1 month ago

UNHCR opens new repatriation centre

Tweet on Twitter Nowshera—The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) inaugurated the agency's second voluntary repatriation centre Wednesday, in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, to facilitate the safe and dignified return of Afghan refugees to ...
 Pakistan Observer11 hours ago New UNHCR centre to pace up Afghan refugees return  The Nation Pakistan14 hours ago
United Nations Multimedia

The Wall Street Journal is Wrong: António Guterres is the Best to Run the UN

António Guterres, candidate for UN Secretary-General and former UNHCR High Commissioner for Refugees This post is co-authored by Alexandra Carreira On merit, skills and qualifications, Guterres is by far the best candidate to run the United ...
 Huffington Post14 hours ago UN Secretary-General receives UNHCR #WithRefugees petition  UNDPI Armenia2 days ago Refugee petition represents "expression of solidarity": UNHCR  United Nations Multimedia1 week ago Complex global population movements demand new strategies  Australian Policy Online4 days ago

Afghan nationals returning to Afghanistan willingly

Farid Shinwari PESHAWAR: Representatives of UNHCR, European Union, Afghanistan Ambassador to Pakistan and Chief Commissioner for Refugees, unanimously dispelled the misperception that Pakistani government was forcibly expelling out Afghan refugees ...
 Frontier Post19 hours ago Between a Rock and A Hard Place the Mass Return to Afghanistan  International Organization for Migration2 days ago 2,000 Afghan families return to Afghanistan  The Nation Pakistan6 days ago
Xinhua News Agency

Pakistan hosts around three million Afghan refugees

Afghan refugee children sit at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) repatriation center in Nowshera, northwest Pakistan, Sept. 28, 2016. Pakistan currently hosts around three million Afghan refugees, including 1.6 ...
 SINA1 day ago 100,000 Afghan refugees return from Pakistan: UNHCR  Business Standard3 weeks ago
Islamic Republic News Agency

FAO joins UNHCR to improve livelihood of Afghan refugees in Iran

Tehran, Sept 28, IRNA - The FAO Representative to Iran received a Note of Appreciation on Wednesday from his UNHCR counterpart welcoming the Organization as the latest partner to the Solutions Strategy for Afghan
 Islamic Republic News Agency1 day ago
Reuters UK

Portugal's Guterres leads race for U.N. chief after fifth ballot

Antonio Guterres, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), arrives for a news conference at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland December 18, 2015. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File photo By Michelle Nichols | UNITED NATIONS ...
 Reuters UK2 days ago UNHCR praises LUNGU  ZNBC2 days ago Pak-Afghan youth session held in Quetta  Pakistan Observer3 days ago UN Concerns over Return Refugees Situation  Daily Outlook21 hours ago

Bujumbura Accuses UNHCR of not updating Database

UNHCR says over 300,000 Burundians fled to neighboring countries, the number the interior minister rejects, stating that the majority have returned home Terence Ntahiraja: The UNHCR is still keeping the database of all Burundians who have been ...
 IWACU1 day ago Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, Sept. 25  Namibia Press Agency4 days ago Egypt Migrant Boat Sinking: Death Toll Rises To 108  Malaysian Digest5 days ago Over 300,000 Burundian refugees flee to neighboring countries  Xinhua News Agency4 days ago

UNHCR hails S. Sudan's accession to refugee convention

JUBA, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) on Monday welcomed South Sudan's decision to accede to the 1969 Organisation of Africa Unity (OAU) Convention Governing the Specific Aspects of Refugee Problems in Africa. UNHCR's ...
 SINA3 days ago
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