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Iranian-made missiles, climate change refugees, and a volcano in Bali: The Cheat Sheet

Iranian-made missiles, climate change refugees, and a volcano in Bali: The Cheat Sheet

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 1, 2017 0

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UN bid to improve migrant, refugee response flounders as political will evaporates

UN bid to improve migrant, refugee response flounders as political will evaporates

November 30, 2017 0

Barely a year after President Obama put out the call, where is the international leadership to tackle the global migration crisis

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Security lapses at aid agency leave beneficiary data at risk

Security lapses at aid agency leave beneficiary data at risk

November 27, 2017 0

Aid agencies have put some projects on hold while reviewing the security of a popular online system for handling aid distributions, IRIN has learnt.

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In Bangladesh refugee camps, the nascent Rohingya insurgency commands support and sows fear

In Bangladesh refugee camps, the nascent Rohingya insurgency commands support and sows fear

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 27, 2017 0

Even after fleeing Myanmar, Rohingya refugees find themselves caught between militants and the military

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In Bangladesh refugee camps, the nascent Rohingya insurgency commands support and sows fear

In Bangladesh refugee camps, the nascent Rohingya insurgency commands support and sows fear

November 27, 2017 0

Even after fleeing Myanmar, Rohingya refugees find themselves caught between militants and the military

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Sinai slaughter, Manus refugee “coercion”, and “unthinkable” Rohingya returns: The Cheat Sheet

Sinai slaughter, Manus refugee “coercion”, and “unthinkable” Rohingya returns: The Cheat Sheet

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 24, 2017 0

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EDITOR’S TAKE: Yemen needs commercial imports to avoid famine (#LetTradeIn)

EDITOR’S TAKE: Yemen needs commercial imports to avoid famine (#LetTradeIn)

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 22, 2017 0

The easing of the Saudi aid blockade is good news, but not good enough  

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IRIN reporting wins 2017 UNCA award

IRIN reporting wins 2017 UNCA award

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 22, 2017 0

We are delighted to announce that the United Nations Correspondents Association has recognised IRIN’s outstanding reporting on Asia, awarding a joint silver medal to former Asia Editor Jared Ferrie for the Elizabeth Neuffer

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Russia has finished off the UN’s Syria chemical attack probe. What now?

Russia has finished off the UN’s Syria chemical attack probe. What now?

November 20, 2017 0

  Russia recently used a series of Security Council vetoes – the final one last week – to kill an international body investigating a gruesome series of chemical attacks in Syria.   The

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EU fails to identify and protect gay, lesbian, and transgender asylum seekers

EU fails to identify and protect gay, lesbian, and transgender asylum seekers

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 20, 2017 0

Daar* was scared to tell anyone he was gay, let alone the foreign officials who held his future in their hands.   So when the 28-year-old Syrian from Damascus had his first interview

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