Like the proverbial quality of mercy, compassion too is not limited. On the other hand, there is enormous scope for it to grow — and spread its benevolent branches not only regionally, but also worldwide.
The refugees said that because of the novel coronavirus they would not hold a mass gathering to mark what they call "Remembrance Day". Authorities say 88 cases of the virus have been found in the camps and six people have died.
In a report titled “Coming Together for Refugee Education,” UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, has predicted that unless immediate and bold action is taken by the international community to beat back the catastrophic effects
The 1,642 refugees were boarding seven Bangladeshi naval vessels in the port of Chittagong for the trip to Bhashan Char, according to an official, who could not be named in accordance with local practice.
The video-call app they used to get married in 2017 remains the only means of contact for Julekha and her husband, Abdu Hamid, who lives on Malaysia’s Langkawi island, a common landing point for Rohingya boats.
Before the establishment of Israel in 1948, the Gaza Strip was peaceful coastal bridge between Egypt and the Levant. In his memoir, Palestinian author Edward Said wrote of boyhood drives
Conflicts and natural disasters forced someone to flee within their own country every second of 2020, pushing the number of people internally displaced worldwide to a highest level on record.
This year's World Refugee Day offers a chance to reflect on the uncertainty faced by those forced to flee their homes, actor Cate Blanchett, a goodwill ambassador for the U.N. refugee agency, says as the world grapples with the unpredictability of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Now, a two-year-old Honduran boy who has been found abandoned in Mexico is facing the hapless situation of also losing the great opportunity to reach the US of A.
The refugee team for the Tokyo Olympics has 29 athletes competing in 12 sports, including a medallist at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games who left Iran citing institutional sexism. The team selected by the International Olympic Committee on Tuesday was drawn from 55 athletes who fled