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Afghans in Germany face rejection and deportation

Afghans in Germany face rejection and deportation

October 25, 2016 0

Increasing numbers of Afghans are being rejected for asylum in Germany and face the prospect of forced return, just as the conflict in their country is deepening.

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Ukraine’s wounded warriors

Ukraine’s wounded warriors

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 22, 2015 0

KIEV 22 December 2015 (IRIN) - In addition to the 8,000 people who have lost their lives in the conflict in Ukraine, thousands more have come home with horrific injuries.

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When the war hits home

When the war hits home

dan.rafter@hrc.org September 22, 2015 0

SANA'A 22 September 2015 (IRIN) - Almigdad Mojalli has been reporting from Yemen's civil war for six months. Last week, the conflict finally dragged his family in. >

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From grooms to body bags: the story of Yemen’s fighters

From grooms to body bags: the story of Yemen’s fighters

carolyn.simon@hrc.org June 16, 2015 0

SANA'A 16 June 2015 (IRIN) - Yemen’s warring leaders like to give the impression that their armies are well-trained, battle-hardened elites, but in reality many of their footsoldiers are poor and desperate family

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Is the Philippines about to miss its chance at peace?

Is the Philippines about to miss its chance at peace?

June 4, 2015 0

MANILA 04 June 2015 (IRIN) - After almost 30 years of fighting, the government in the Philippines signed a peace agreement last year with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF). With a bill

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Children bear brunt of Yemen’s war

Children bear brunt of Yemen’s war

May 18, 2015 0

SANAA 18 May 2015 (IRIN) - Aid agencies in Yemen are warning of dire consequences for the country’s children if the conflict there does not stop soon. In addition to young people being

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BRIEFING: Third time lucky for Syria talks?

BRIEFING: Third time lucky for Syria talks?

carolyn.simon@hrc.org May 14, 2015 0

GENEVA 14 May 2015 (IRIN) - A new round of talks are underway in Geneva in a bid to find a way to end to the war in Syria. Now in its fifth

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Yemen limbo: Less bombing doesn’t mean more aid

Yemen limbo: Less bombing doesn’t mean more aid

April 22, 2015 0

SANA'A 22 April 2015 (IRIN) - Bombs may not be falling on Sana’a, but aid isn’t exactly pouring in either. After almost a month of airstrikes, millions of Yemeni civilians are anxiously watching

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Yemeni civilians pay price of war

Yemeni civilians pay price of war

dan.rafter@hrc.org April 14, 2015 0

SANA'A 14 April 2015 (IRIN) - As a Saudi-led bombing campaign in Yemen heads towards its third week and fighting across the country intensifies, humanitarian agencies are increasingly unable to provide aid, while

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Yemen – who’s who?

Yemen – who’s who?

dan.rafter@hrc.org April 3, 2015 0

DUBAI 03 April 2015 (IRIN) - A week ago, a coalition of 10 countries led by Saudi Arabia began to bomb Yemen. The unrest involves several different actors and constantly changing allegiances

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