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Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh tells Myanmar burden is 'untenable', asks for safe passage of refugees back home

Added: 23.10.2017 19:52 | 14 views | 0 comments

About 600,000 people have crossed the border since August 25.


Rising sea levels creating first Native American climate refugees

Added: 23.10.2017 19:10 | 11 views | 0 comments

Rising sea levels and human activities are fast creating a 'worst case scenario' for Native Americans of the Mississippi Delta who stand to lose not just their homes, but their irreplaceable heritage, to climate change.

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Rohingyas must go home, says Bangladesh

Added: 23.10.2017 18:35 | 20 views | 0 comments

Bangladesh has called on Myanmar to allow nearly a million Rohingya Muslim refugees to return home under safe conditions, saying that the burden had become "untenable" on its territory.


Rohingyas must go home, Bangladesh says

Added: 23.10.2017 17:09 | 1 views | 0 comments

Bangladesh called on Myanmar on Monday to allow nearly 1 million Rohingya Muslim refugees to return home under safe conditions, saying that the burden had become "untenable" on its territory.


$340M pledged to help Rohingya refugees, U.N. says

Added: 23.10.2017 15:17 | 2 views | 0 comments

The money will support more than 600,000 ethnic Rohingya who have fled Myanmar into Bangladesh


Bangladesh says Rohingya arrivals 'untenable' as thousands arrive daily

Added: 23.10.2017 14:56 | 4 views | 0 comments

Bangladesh faces an untenable situation because nearly 1 million Rohingya refugees have fled across its border from violence in Myanmar and its government should let them return home, Bangladesh's U.N. envoy said on Monday.


U.N. Commissioner Wants U.S. To Show Leadership On Refugee Crisis

Added: 23.10.2017 11:59 | 21 views | 0 comments

Rachel Martin talks to U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees Flilippo Grandi, who wants the U.S. to help the record numbers who have fled their homes, and to solve the conflicts that drove them out.

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Rights groups to Greek PM: Stop trapping refugees

Added: 23.10.2017 10:59 | 6 views | 0 comments

Groups call on Alexis Tsipras to transfer refugees living in poor conditions on islands to the mainland before winter.


'Untenable': Nearly one million Rohingya refugees now in Bangladesh as Myanmar exodus continues

Added: 23.10.2017 10:51 | 13 views | 0 comments

Nearly one million Rohingya refugees who have fled violence in Myanmar are now in Bangladesh, which is an "untenable situation", Bangladesh told a UN meeting on Monday (Oct 23).


Refugees refuse to leave Australia-run centre

Added: 23.10.2017 9:10 | 7 views | 0 comments

The Papua New Guinea Supreme Court ruled in 2016 that the Manus centre was illegal and ordered its closure.


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