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Prince Soniyiki, 29, a Nigerian refugee, at the main train station […]
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Prince Soniyiki, from Nigerian to "Croatian" in three years

Added: 23 Feb 2015

Prince Wale Soniyiki, 29, is the poster boy for Croatia's refugee system. When Prince (that's his real name, not a royal title) arrived here from Nigeria three years ago, he felt like a "complete nobody." Today he has a good job, speaks the language fluently and is a well-known advocate for asylum-seekers, […]
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Doctors operate on Jean de Dieu, 24, at the health centre in […]
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Congolese Medics on Call For Refugees

Added: 29 Jan 2015

Jean de Dieu, from the Central African Republic (CAR), was on his way to market in mid-January when he was shot. The 24-year-old shepherd and his family had fled their country two months earlier and sought refuge on an island in the Oubangui River belonging to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). […]
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UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie meets a Syrian child living […]
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Special Envoy Angelina Jolie in Iraq

Added: 27 Jan 2015

The UN refugee agency's Special Envoy Angelina Jolie visited Iraq this week, meeting with Syrian refugees and internally displaced Iraqi citizens in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. She offered support to 3.3 million people uprooted by conflict in the country and highlighted their needs. Jolie spoke to […]
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The Winter Triplets: a Bitter Sweet New Year's Tale

Added: 14 Jan 2015

The birth of triplets on New Year's Day in eastern Lebanon's Bekaa Valley should have been cause for celebration, but there was a terrible cost attached. The newborns' mother, Syrian refugee Amal, died shortly after giving birth, never having a chance to see her boys. In a twist of fate, Amal's own […]
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Syrian refugees move between shelters at an informal tented settlement […]
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Surviving the Storm

Added: 09 Jan 2015

A fierce winter storm swept through the Middle East this week bringing icy temperatures, high winds and heavy snow. In Lebanon's Bekaa Valley, more than 400,000 refugees have been enduring freezing conditions since snow levels not seen in many years arrived. Refugee accommodation in the Bekaa ranges […]
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