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Migrants Clash With Serbian Police As They Try To Cross Into Croatia 0 Verified

10:29 Nov 16, 2016

Some 100 migrants broke a Serbian police cordon on November 14 and tried to enter Croatia across fields, but were stopped by police forces from... More Information » « Less Information

Belgrade, Serbia

Afghans return deadline may be extended 0 Verified

12:17 Nov 15, 2016

The deadline for the repatriation of Afghan nationals will probably be extended till 2018, as political parties on both sides of the ideological... More Information » « Less Information

Islamabad, Pakistan

Will the UN become complicit in Pakistan’s illegal return of Afghan refugees? 0 Verified

11:43 Nov 14, 2016

The UN’s refugee agency may become complicit in a violation of international law if it restarts a programme in March that assists Pakistan in... More Information » « Less Information

Islamabad, Pakistan/ Kabul, Afghanistan

Afghanistan May Have to Accommodate 1.5 Million Refugees in 2016 0 Verified

12:38 Nov 11, 2016

Afghanistan will reportedly take in more than 1.5 million Afghan refugees by the end of the year, challenging the government at a time when... More Information » « Less Information

Kabul, Afghanistan

Held in bonded labour, Afghan returnee children make bricks for a living 0 Verified

09:46 Nov 02, 2016

Child labour is forbidden under Afghan law and under international treaties signed by Kabul. But Human Rights Watch estimates that at least... More Information » « Less Information

Kabul, Afghanistan

Families torn apart as Pakistan forces Afghan refugees back over the border 0 Verified

11:33 Oct 27, 2016

Afghans have been fleeing war for decades. About 1.4 million have officially taken refuge in Pakistan, while about one million more settled... More Information » « Less Information

Islamabad, Pakistan/ Kabul Afghanistan

Why are Afghan refugees being forced back to a worsening war? 0 Verified

09:56 Oct 25, 2016

The UN planned to provide assistance to about 250,000 displaced people in Afghanistan this year. Now it’s looking at a million — far more than... More Information » « Less Information

Kabul, Afghanistan

Desperate Families flee War-Torn Syria to escape Mosul Fighting 0 Verified

11:45 Oct 19, 2016

About 5,000 people, mostly women and children, have arrived in Syria at the Al Hol camp from the Mosul area in the last ten days, and at least... More Information » « Less Information

Iraq, Mosul

Mosul battle: 900 civilians flee city ahead of fighting 0 Verified

10:13 Oct 19, 2016

Some 900 people have fled the Iraqi city of Mosul and crossed the border into Syria, the UN refugee agency says. More Information » « Less Information

Iraq, Mosul

UN: 370,000 Afghans Returned Home From Pakistan 0 Verified

09:29 Oct 16, 2016

The United Nations says around 370,000 registered and undocumented Afghan refugees have returned home from neighboring Pakistan this year, with... More Information » « Less Information

Afghanistan, Kabul/ Pakistan, Islamabad

200,000 Afghan refugees return in exodus from Pakistan: UNHCR 0 Verified

08:56 Oct 04, 2016

More than 200,000 Afghan refugees have been repatriated from Pakistan this year, nearly half of them in September alone, UNHCR said Tuesday,... More Information » « Less Information

Kabul, Afghanistan/ Islamabad, Pakistan

EU signs deal to deport unlimited numbers of Afghan asylum seekers 0 Verified

12:00 Oct 03, 2016

The EU has signed an agreement with the Afghan government allowing its member states to deport an unlimited number of the country’s asylum seekers,... More Information » « Less Information

Brussels/ Belgium; Kabul/ Afghanistan

The refugees still trying to reach EU via Balkans 0 Verified

09:50 Sep 30, 2016

At least a 1,000 refugees and migrants each week are trying to reach the EU via the Balkans. That is despite the claim by the President of the... More Information » « Less Information

Athen, Greece

Facility for Refugees in Turkey: EU signs grants worth €600 million to help refugees on education and health 0 Verified

10:22 Sep 28, 2016

28 September 2016, Brussels – Today, the European Commission signed two direct grants worth €600 million to support Syrian refugees and host... More Information » « Less Information

Ankara, Turkey

China Planning To Help Tajikistan Protect Afghan Border 0 Verified

16:02 Sep 26, 2016

DUSHSANBE -- Tajikistan says China plans to finance and build several outposts for Tajik border guards along the Tajik-Afghan border. A Tajik... More Information » « Less Information

Dushanbe, Tajikistan/ Beijing, China

Refugees Returned to Greece Sue Macedonia in Strasbourg 0 Verified

08:19 Sep 16, 2016

Eight people from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan are suing Macedonia in Strasbourg, claiming that its forceful expulsion of refugees breached the... More Information » « Less Information

Brussels/ Belgium and Macedonia, Skopie

Afghanistan overwhelmed as refugees return from Pakistan 0 Verified

12:48 Sep 13, 2016

A humanitarian crisis is looming in Afghanistan as 5,000 refugees return each day from Pakistan, where they are being pressured to leave and... More Information » « Less Information

Kabul, Afghanistan

Afghan refugees get another stay extension 0 Verified

10:13 Sep 10, 2016

ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet on Friday granted a further three-month extension to the stay of registered Afghan refugees in the country, permitting... More Information » « Less Information

Islamabad, Pakistan

Serbia appeals for border aid as region awaits migrant flows 0 Verified

09:12 Sep 08, 2016

Serbia has appealed to Austria and France for help controlling its southern and eastern borders, the country's interior minister said on Thursday,... More Information » « Less Information

Belgrade, Serbia

EU announces new €348 million in humanitarian aid for refugees in Turkey 0 Verified

09:04 Sep 08, 2016

The EU has signed its largest ever humanitarian programme using direct cash transfers to cover the everyday needs of the most vulnerable refugee... More Information » « Less Information

Brussels, Belgium/ Ankara, Turkey

Bulgaria Will not Accept Refugees Returned from Europe 0 Verified

13:12 Sep 06, 2016

Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said Bulgaria will not accept migrants returned from Western Europe without a deal with Turkey - adding that he... More Information » « Less Information

Sofia, Bulgaria

Macedonia Resists Illegal Migrant Flow 0 Verified

13:01 Aug 17, 2016

Since March, after several countries along the so-called Balkan refugee and migrant route closed their borders to migrants, Macedonian authorities... More Information » « Less Information

Macedonia, Skopie

Afghan Exodus: The re-emergence of smugglers along the Balkan route 0 Verified

10:56 Aug 10, 2016

When the Balkan corridor closed in March 2016, Afghans trying to reach Europe found themselves stranded, once again at the mercy of smugglers’... More Information » « Less Information

Belgrade, Serbia

Hundreds of Migrants Arrested in Bulgaria 0 Verified

16:35 Jul 20, 2016

Hundreds of migrants have been arrested in special police operations over the last 24 hours on Bulgarian territory, inside the country and while... More Information » « Less Information

Sofia, Bulgaria

Hungarian Border Closure Hits Serbian Refugee Efforts 0 Verified

18:50 Jul 13, 2016

Humanitarian aid groups supporting refugees in the Serbian capital Belgrade are warning that they are being stretched by the increasing numbers... More Information » « Less Information

Belgrade, Serbia

Hundreds of Migrants Trapped on Serbia-Hungary Border 0 Verified

13:08 Jul 07, 2016

Hundreds of migrants, mostly from Afghanistan, hoping to reach Western Europe via Hungary, were trapped in "no-mans land" on Thursday after... More Information » « Less Information

Budapest, Hungary

Greece's stranded refugees fear being forgotten 0 Verified

09:16 Jul 07, 2016

Since Europe closed its borders to refugees and migrants, nearly 60,000 people have been trapped in Greece. Waiting many months for asylum interviews,... More Information » « Less Information

Athens, Greece

EU coast guard and border force approved by parliament 0 Verified

09:30 Jul 06, 2016

The European Parliament has approved a proposal to set up a new border and coast guard agency to help countries cope with unusually high levels... More Information » « Less Information

Brussels, Belgium

F24: France says Calais border will remain closed to migrants despite Brexit 0 Verified

15:09 Jun 30, 2016

French President François Hollande said Wednesday that Britain's vote to leave the EU should not change a deal to stop migrants crossing the... More Information » « Less Information

Paris

Nawaz allows Afghan refugees to stay in Pakistan for six more months 0 Verified

08:45 Jun 30, 2016

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday granted an extension in the stay of registered Afghan refugees residing in Pakistan for... More Information » « Less Information

Islamabad, Pakistan

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