Myanmar urged to open borders for all fleeing Rakhine violence
Access to communities in need of help in Myanmar’s Rakhine state remains “severely restricted” amid what the UN has called a “dramatic worsening” of the security situation there.
South Sudan has known no respite since fighting broke out last July, following the collapse of a peace deal between the government and opposition forces.
Europe: Refugee and migrant arrivals drop but dangers persist, says UNHCR
It is important to look at migration in Libya “not just as an internal problem, but as a regional issue.”
That’s according to Maria do Valle Ribeiro, deputy head of the UN mission in the country, UNSMIL.
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The number of people from South Sudan seeking refuge in Uganda has reached one million, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has warned.
IOM data shows rise in migrants deaths at US-Mexico border
Syria Commission of Inquiry calls for justice for Yazidis