TEHRAN, Dec 14_The United Nations General Assembly has overwhelmingly voted to extend the mandate for a UN agency supporting Palestinian refugees for another three years amid a cash shortfall triggered by a US decision to cut funding for the body by more than half.
News ID: 44534 Publish Date : 2019/12/14
TEHRAN, oct 8_Iranian Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli said that the fund that other countries and international organizations are providing to Afghan refugees in Iran constitute only 6% of total costs.
News ID: 43886 Publish Date : 2019/10/08
TEHRAN, Jul 29 - Hundreds of protesters rallied outside Australia's Parliament House on Monday, saying they wanted to highlight the uncertain futures of many refugees since the government replaced permanent protection visas with temporary visas.
News ID: 42516 Publish Date : 2019/07/29
TEHRAN, Jul 7 - Strict policies of US President Donald Trump towards migrants have caused death of several migrants. The issue followed by many protests. Refugees are kept in inappropriate detention centers.
News ID: 41678 Publish Date : 2019/07/07
TEHRAN, Jul 7 - A charity rescue vessel on Saturday brought 41 shipwrecked migrants into port in Lampedusa, the second boat to defy far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini's bid to close Italian ports to them.
News ID: 41675 Publish Date : 2019/07/07
TEHRAN, Jul 1 - Iranian Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli said the economic sanctions imposed by the US against the Islamic Republic are hampering its efforts to serve refugees and asylum seekers.
News ID: 41409 Publish Date : 2019/07/01
TEHRAN, May 22 - Buckling under surging asylum applications and the lowest budget in years, Mexico's tiny refugee agency has turned to the United Nations for help opening three new offices across the country starting next month, its director said on Tuesday.
News ID: 39737 Publish Date : 2019/05/22
TEHRAN, May 20 - Germany spent a record 23 billion euros ($25.65 billion) last year to facilitate the integration of more than one million refugees at home and fight the root causes of migration abroad, a government document seen by Reuters showed on Monday.
News ID: 39612 Publish Date : 2019/05/20
TEHRAN, May 11 - Lebanon’s General Security Directorate says 200,000 Syrian refugees have returned to their homeland, in full coordination with authorities in Syria, from various areas in Lebanon since 2017.
News ID: 39168 Publish Date : 2019/05/11
TEHRAN, May 11 - An Iranian deputy foreign minister said Europeans must share the burden of addressing issues facing Afghan refugees , adding that Iran alone could not afford the costs of hosting Afghans while being hit by Western sanctions.
News ID: 39132 Publish Date : 2019/05/11
TEHRAN, Apr 14 - One woman has drowned as 92 refugees reached the Aegean island of Samos, a Greek coast guard official said as the country's officials struggled to deal with the rising number of immigrant arrivals.
News ID: 37883 Publish Date : 2019/04/14
TEHRAN, Apr 10 - Syrian refugee Ahmad al-Khatib and his 16-year-old son both work as tuk-tuk drivers in Cairo, but it is not enough to pay the bills. Tough economic reforms and rising costs have hit refugees and migrants in Egypt particularly hard, aid groups say.
News ID: 37711 Publish Date : 2019/04/10
TEHRAN, Feb 28 - The Swedish domestic security agency says a person has been arrested on suspicion of spying on refugees who fled to Sweden.
News ID: 36056 Publish Date : 2019/02/28
TEHRAN, Feb 21 - Hungary has accepted hundreds of refugees with Hungarian ancestry from crisis-hit Venezuela under a government program involving a local charity, news website index.hu reported on Thursday.
News ID: 35752 Publish Date : 2019/02/21
TEHRAN, Feb 13 - Australia will reopen a controversial detention center for asylum seekers, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Wednesday after an embarrassing defeat in parliament that allows migrants in offshore camps to receive medical care in the country.
News ID: 35358 Publish Date : 2019/02/13
TEHRAN, Feb 06 -Lebanon's minister of state for displaced affairs says his country will stick primarily to the Russian strategy for the return of Syrian refugees to their homeland.
News ID: 35153 Publish Date : 2019/02/06
TEHRAN, December 26 -Syrian refugees are facing up to making it through another harsh winter in the camps of Lebanon with the country’s rainy season and plummeting temperatures adding to their woes.
News ID: 33344 Publish Date : 2018/12/26
TEHRAN, December 18 - The photos were taken in a competition held by the Refuges Studies Center of Oxford University
News ID: 33005 Publish Date : 2018/12/18
TEHRAN, December 11 - Up to 250,000 Syrian refugees could return to their devastated homeland in 2019, while many others face problems with documentation and property that the Damascus government must help resolve, the U.N. refugee agency UNHCR said on Tuesday.
News ID: 32703 Publish Date : 2018/12/11
TEHRAN, December 10 - Refugees are still trying to enter North American territory despite bad weather and heavy rains
News ID: 32667 Publish Date : 2018/12/10