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Italian authorities confirm the deaths of 14 people on board a boat carrying hundreds of refugees

30 July 2015

MESSINA, Italy, July 29 (UNHCR)-

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Jordan’s Zaatari refugee camp turns three, challenges for the future of thousands living there

28 July 2015

GENEVA, July 28 (UNHCR) –

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Families flee militant-held Fallujah after months of violence.

23 July 2015

BAGHDAD, Iraq, July 23 (UNHCR) –

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Bringing safe, renewable energy to refugee camps across the world

15 July 2015

15 July 2015

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Yemen receives over 10,000 new arrivals by sea since start of conflict in March

15 July 2015

GENEVA, July 14 (UNHCR) –

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Malala marks 18th birthday by opening school for girl refugees

14 July 2015

BEIRUT, Lebanon, July 13 (UNHCR) –

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An average of 1,000 refugees now arriving on Greek islands every day

10 July 2015

GENEVA, July 10 (UNHCR) –

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Total number of Syrian refugees exceeds four million for first time

09 July 2015

UNHCR Statement: The number of refugees fleeing the conflict in Syria to neighbouring countries has now passed four million, confirming that crisis as the world’s single largest refugee crisis for almost a quarter of a century under UNHCR’s mandate.

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UNHCR celebrates World Refugee Day 2015 with Libraries and Bookshops across Ireland

07 July 2015

DUBLIN, July 07 (UNHCR) –

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“When you name the things that scare you it gives you power over them” - Bestselling Cambodian author Loung Ung speaks with UNHCR

07 July 2015

07 July 2015

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