Posts Tagged: Refugees
Turkey is in the process of normalizing its asylum procedures and providing legal assistance for refugees seeking safety within its borders.
In Refugee Hotel, the authors give us captivating insight into the despair that confronts many refugees upon their landing, without re-victimizing their characters.
Afghans who have sacrificed their homes and futures to the U.S. occupation deserve the chance to make a new life abroad.
South Sudan's first birthday is marked by economic hardship and renewed conflict with Sudan.
The invasion of Somalia has spillover effects in Kenya.
A new book looks at the history and current importance of the sanctuary movement.
In the wake of the DSK case, stories of asylum cheats are spreading. But the reality is of honest, desperate people navigating a deeply flawed system.
Mexican human rights activists have issued an emergency appeal to apply international humanitarian standards in providing relief to more than 150 refugees.
The ongoing plight of Burma's ethnic minorities is crowded out of the news by more immediate crises elsewhere.
President Obama has made some progress in making it easier for legitimate asylum-seekers to stay in the United States. But more can be done.