English

Refugees / English

Stories published in last 24 hours
  • Related stories in the last 90 days
  • Stories published in last 24 hours

Today News

08

Trump's pick for State Department post handling refugees criticized on immigration

abcnews.go.com

The nominee for a refugee job at State is drawing criticism for past remarks.

Nigeria:UNHCR, NCFRMI Register 21,291 Cameroonian Refugees in Nigeria

allafrica.com

Maiduguri -The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the National Commission for Refugees, Migrants, and Internally Displaced Persons (NCFRMI) have so far registered 21,291 Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria.

03

'They are our brothers': Rohingya refugees find rare welcome in Aceh

The Guardian

Minority known as the most friendless people on earth find sanctuary in Indonesia’s conservative province

'Vicious': Jail for refugees who raped homeless woman under a bridge

www.theage.com.au

Two men who came to Australia on humanitarian protection visas have been jailed for the "vicious and cowardly" gang rape of a homeless woman sleeping under a Melbourne bridge.

'Vicious': Jail for refugees who raped homeless woman under a bridge

www.smh.com.au

Two men who came to Australia on humanitarian protection visas have been jailed for the "vicious and cowardly" gang rape of a homeless woman sleeping under a Melbourne bridge.

02

Most white, evangelical Protestants say US doesn't have responsibility to accept refugees: poll

The Hill

More than two-thirds of white evangelical Protestants believe the U.S. does not have a responsibility to accept refugees, according to a survey released by the Pew Research Center on Thursday. Of the demographics that Pew...

01

Centennial College opens dorms to refugees as part of city contingency plan

Toronto Star / News

The plan is a response to “unprecedented events and emergency situations,” according to the city.

Thursday, May 24

00

Toronto to open emergency housing for refugees

gulftoday.ae

TORONTO: Canada’s largest city said on Wednesday it is activating an emergency contingency plan to shelter refugee claimants as it prepares for an influx of migrants this summer, a rare move that underscores the strain caused by the inflow…

21

In the US, Chinese Indonesian Refugees Found a New Home and New Problems

www.vice.com

In Philadelphia, home to the second largest Indonesian American population in the US, those who escaped the riots in May 1998 are living through a period of rising anti-immigration rhetoric.

20

Syrian refugees group adapts to Trump policies

The organization leader says President Trump's efforts to drastically scale back refugee programs won't put her out of business.

The group least likely to think the U.S. has a responsibility to accept refugees? Evangelicals.

Only a quarter of white evangelical Protestants think the U.S. has a responsibility to accept refugees.

18

More Refugees Flee Carnage in Central African Republic

www.voanews.com

Thousands of people continue to flee violence in the troubled Central African Republic and the United Nations says many lack access to humanitarian care. Its response plan requesting $515 million launched in January is barely 10 percent…

17

Republicans turn more negative toward refugees as number admitted to U.S. plummets

www.pewresearch.org

As the U.S. is on track to admit its smallest number of refugees in decades, opinions about whether the U.S. has a responsibility to accept refugees have become more polarized.

Fewer Americans believe U.S. should accept refugees

www.usatoday.com

More than half of Americans still believe that the United States should welcome immigrants fleeing violence and persecution in their homes countries, according to the poll conducted by the non-partisan Pew Research Center. But that number…

16

On hate, refugees, and Bosnian elections

www.aljazeera.com

Unfortunate refugees have been sucked into Bosnia's petty political squabbles.

14

Refugees in Scotland to be given right to vote

The Scotsman

Refugees and asylum seekers in Scotland will be able to vote under new plans being put forward at Holyrood.

04

Canada offers to take in Rohingya refugees, pledges aid

Brecoder.com

OTTAWA: Canada on Wednesday said it stands ready to take in Rohingya refugees, pledged significant aid and called for the prosecution of those behind human rights atrocities in Myanmar. Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland told a news…

03

The Arabs chose to be refugees

www.haaretz.com

These facts can be concealed and denied by fake news, but they are the real truth. The two great abandonments happened at the Arabs’ initiative

Fake news: Labor edited transcript of Linda Burney interview on refugees

SMH.com.au

The official transcript edited the MP's calls for a "time limit" on offshore detention.