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For Refugees, the 'Trip of Death' Begins on Egypt's Beaches | Al Jazeera America
World  (tags: Palestinians, Syrians, refugees, Egypt, Europe )

Kathryn
- 6 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
More than 3,000 people died last year trying to cross the Mediterranean to Europe
Demand Stephen Harper, PM of Canada, Obtain the Release of Raif Badawi From Saudi Arabia --- PLEASE SIGN!!
World  (tags: Canada, PM Stephen Harper, petition, Raif Badawi, Human Rights, crime, Refugees, Saudi Arabia )

Lynn
- 13 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We demand that the Right Honourable Prime Minister Stephen Harper obtain the release of Raif Badawi from Saudi Arabia so that he may join his family in Canada where they were accepted as refugees in 2013, and continue to live.
Refugees Caught in Heavy Snow as Storms Lash Lebanon and Jordan
World  (tags: Weather, snow, cold, UNHCR, UN Agencies, middle-east, refugees, Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine, Gaza )

Evelyn
- 15 days ago - unhcr.org
Lebanon's Bekaa Valley was blanketed in snow on Wednesday morning, cutting off roads and affecting tens of thousands of refugees - many of whom live in makeshift shelters in more than 850 informal settlements See video: http://youtu.be/ZcWE9HToCdY
Palestinians and the "Death Boats" Scandal
World  (tags: Palestinians, death boats, refugees, gangsters, Hamas, PA )

David
- 118 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
100's if not 1000's, of Palestinians would rather risk their lives at sea than live under Palestinian governments & leaders whose only goal is to enrich their bank accounts. "Hamas gangsters worked in cooperation with gangsters on the Egyptian side"
Reveal UNRWA's Bluff
World  (tags: UNRWA, refugees, Palestinians, Israel )

David
- 144 days ago - israelhayom.com
UNRWA ensures that there will always be someone to attack Israel in the future. Under a thin veil of humanitarian activities, UNRWA acts with a clear political agenda, aimed at perpetuating the situation of Palestinian refugees. It became big business.
The Islamic State (Part 5)
World  (tags: The Islamic State Part 5, Erbil, refugees, no borders, Sykes-Picot Agreement )

Dandelion
- 164 days ago - news.vice.com
On August 8, nearly three years after the United States pulled out of Iraq, President Barack Obama ordered airstrikes to commence on Islamic State positions in northern Iraq, as the group's fighters advanced towards the Kurdish capital of Erbil.
Shut Down Manus Island
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', care2 petition, refugees, australia )

Rose
- 202 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Last week, riots erupted at the immigrant detention facility on Manus Island. After prisoners were told that they had no hope of ever getting to Australia, they protested. What happened next is uncertain
Save Kenyan Refugees From Government Abuse
World  (tags: africa, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ACTION PLEASE, refugees )

Rose
- 250 days ago - forcechange.com
President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta Goal: Urge Kenyan authorities to stop abusing Kenyan refugees and deportees
PETITION - Close Australia's Inhumane Refugee Detention Centres
World  (tags: australia, refugees, government, ethics )

David
- 414 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Australian Immigration Minister Brendan O'Connor -- Goal: Close the hellish refugee detention center in Nauru. There are currently almost 400 people living in the Nauru 'prison'. To hold these refugees in extended limbo is downright monstrous...
PETITION - End Inhumane Treatment of Refugees in Australia NOW!
World  (tags: world, australia, refugees, ethics, HUMAN RIGHTS! )

David
- 415 days ago - communityrun.org
PARLIAMENT: Your petitioners believe that current practices of mandatory and indefinite detention of asylum seekers are harmful, ineffective and unnecessarily costly, and are inconsistent with human rights and Australia's own professed immigration values.
A Dark Future for Syria's Children
World  (tags: world, Syria, children, education, human rights, refugees, conflict, violence, society, middle-east, war )

Carrie
- 507 days ago - thedailybeast.com
Despite heroic efforts by parents and teachers, there's little education for millions of children amid the chaos and bloodshed.Parents and local aid groups try to provide some form of education for the children, despite the violence and chaos, in order...
Humanitarian Airlift Carrying Relief Items For Syrian Refugees Fleeing To Iraq Arrives In Erbil (VIDEO Link Attached)
World  (tags: Humanitarian relief, Syria, refugees, conflict, violence, usa, unitednations, Refugees&Relief, middle-east, humans )

Carrie
- 511 days ago - wfp.org
A chartered flight has arrived in Erbil carrying urgent relief items for the World Food Programme (WFP) and the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) to meet the immediate humanitarian needs of Syrian refugees fleeing violence in Syria and crossing into northern Iraq
What Will Happen to Gay Asylum Seekers in Papua New Guinea?
World  (tags: Australia, human rights, refugees, LGBT, society, government, world, politics, ethics )

Carrie
- 532 days ago - theguardian.com
Papua New Guinea criminalises homosexuality with imprisonment for up to 14 years. Where will this leave refugees persecuted for their identity?
'PNG Solution' Places LGBTI Asylum Seekers in Limbo
World  (tags: PNG Solution, Australia, human rights, refugees, LGBT, ethics, government, society, world, politics, news )

Carrie
- 532 days ago - starobserver.com.au
The 'PNG Solution,' as it has been dubbed, comes as reports emerge that gay asylum seekers currently held in detention centres on the Australian mainland are being withheld copies of LGBTI media, including the Star Observer.
Treatment of Asylum Seekers Proves We'Ve Lost Our Moral Compass
World  (tags: Human rights, Australia, refugees, government, politics, ethics, death, world, news, society, humans, freedoms, crime )

Carrie
- 532 days ago - theage.com.au
Such times. Such dark, dispiriting times. In its indifference to the sensibilities of conscience, Australia has slipped its moorings. We are drifting into the lower latitudes.
 

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