Tag Archives: Asylum

Uganda and UN to convene &#39solidarity summit&#39 amid fast-growing refugee emergency

21 June 2017 &#150 Facing a fast-growing refugee crisis, Uganda is set to host in its capital, Kampala, a &#39Solidarity Summit&#39 with the support of the United Nations, to rally international support for refugees and …

News in Brief 23 June 2017 (PM)

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Children listen as the UN Secretary-General António Guterres speaks during his visit to the Imvepi refugee settlement in Arua district, northern Uganda. UN Photo/Mark Garten

More than US$350 million pledged

Bassil, Chinese Foreign Minister tackle current developments

NNA – Foreign Minister, Gebran Bassil, met on Friday at Villa Boustros with his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, over most recent developments in the region, in addition to the bilateral relations.

Speaking at a joint …

GUE/NGL President’s statement on EU Council summit


GUE/NGL President’s statement on EU Council summit

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Following on from the two-day European Council meeting in Brussels on migration, security and defence, and Brexit, GUE/NGL President Gabi Zimmer has issued the following statement.

With regards …

Afghan polls, Niger militancy, and vanishing Venezuelans: The Cheat Sheet

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Elections in wartime – Afghanistan sets a date

Afghanistan’s election …

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