MOSCOW, Mar. 21 (MNA) – The UN need to build more camps for Mosul migrants, Deputy Spokesman for the UN Secretary-General Farhan Haq said.
ATHENS, Mar. 20 (MNA) – Over 500 refugees have arrived from Turkey to Greece over the past four days, which marks a significant rise in refugee influx to the southern EU state, a Greek refugee coordination center said Monday.
TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – An Irish university lecturer has said the EU has largely been irresponsible for its disastrous intervention in the Middle East which infested the region with fundamentalism and extremism.
NAIROBI, Feb. 14 (MNA) – The UN refugee agency said on Tuesday that it has repatriated some 4,753 Somali refugees in Kenya by road between Jan. 16-31 before a court suspended the closure of the world's largest refugee camp in northeast Kenya.
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NAIROBI,Feb. 01 (MNA) – About 26,000 Somali refugees, who fled to Kenya from fighting in their country and had planned to resettle in the United States, are now stranded because of travel ban by Washington, the UN refugee agency said on Wednesday.
NEW YORK, Feb. 01 (MNA) – UN Secretary General António Guterres demanded Tuesday the end of discrimination against refugees and also warned that blind measures against terrorism have proven to be ineffective.
NEW YORK, Jan. 29 (MNA) – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) urged Saturday the US government to keep its programs to receive such vulnerable people.
MOSCOW, Jan. 11 (MNA) – The number of Iraqi refugees who have fled the capital of Nineveh province Mosul and the Hawija in Kirkuk province since October has reached 173,584.
CANAKKALE, Dec. 18 (MNA) –In Canakkale and Burdur provinces, 184 people were caught while preparing to illegally cross into neighboring countries
TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon in his message on International Migrants Day, 18 December 2016 called on the international community to act on the global compact on safe, regular and orderly migration as an important contribution to building a world of peace, prosperity, dignity and opportunity for all.
TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) – In a Tue. meeting between Head of Iran's Strategic Research Center Velayati and Swedish FM State Secretary Söder in Tehran, the two sides conferred on ways to expand bilateral relations.
BERLIN, Nov. 08 (MNA) – Germany pledged a 61-million-euro hike in funding for UN relief operations in Africa so that fewer of its people undertake perilous odysseys to Europe according to local authorities.
TEHRAN, Nov. 01 (MNA) – SNSC Secretary Ali Shamkhani said Iran have taken major steps to aid refugees and asylum-seekers in the region and is ready to cooperate with Europe accordingly.
TEHRAN, Oct. 26 (MNA) – Iranian and Finnish presidents stressed the international collaboration and political cooperation to combat terrorism and stabilize the situation in Middle East .
GENEVA, Oct. 26 (MNA) – The year of 2016 will be the most deadly in the Mediterranean, as until the moment at least 3740 persons died in their attempt to cross this sea, warned the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).
TEHRAN, Oct. 25 (MNA) – A total of 2,318 migrants were transferred from the irregular camp in Calais, to a total of 80 centers in different places of France, as reported by French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve.
TEHRAN, Sep. 20 (MNA) – Ahmad Mohammadifar, the Director-General of the Interior Ministry's Foreign Nationals and Immigration Department, delivered a speech at the 4th rountable of UN General Assembly entitled ‘Global Compact for Responsibility Sharing for Refugees; Respect for International Law’.
By: Ban Ki-moon
TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) – UN chief, while referring to this week’s United Nations Summit for Refugees and Migrants, stresses the challenges facing the settlement of refugees crisis, while warning that xenophobia would too often erupt into violence.
TEHRAN, Sep. 07 (MNA) – The UN General Assembly will host a high-level summit to address large movements of refugees and migrants, with the aim of bringing countries together behind a more humane and coordinated approach at UN Headquarters in NY on 19 Sep. 2016.
By: Maryam Azish
TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – In July, Germany was rattled by several attacks, three of which authorities say have been carried out by asylum seekers or refugees inspired by extremists.
TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – UN Humanitarian Chief Stephen O’Brien held talks with Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli on Sun. in Tehran for expansion of cooperation in the area of humanitarian missions.
GENEVA, Aug. 24 (MNA) – In the first half of 2016, 2,901 migrants died or disappeared in the Mediterranean Sea, while trying to reach European shores, an official report announced.
TEHRAN, Aug. 17 (MNA) – Norway is ready to make the best of post-sanction situation in Iran to further develop cooperation with this strategic country, Norwegian FM Børge Brende said on Wed.
MOSCOW, Aug. 10 (MNA) – A search and rescue vessel of the Red Cross rescued 327 people in the last 24 hours, the aid organization said in a statement Wednesday.
TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) – More migrants and refugees have been refused entry to Germany in the first six months of 2016 than throughout the entire previous year, local media reported Tuesday.
BELGRADE, Jul. 29 (MNA) – The violence against thousands of refugees stranded at European borders has increased since the closure of the Balkan route in March, humanitarian organizations stated Thursday.
BRUSSELS, Jul. 23 (MNA) –The European Commission approved on Friday a plan of emergency aid to address the situation of migrants and refugees in Greece.
TEHRAN, Jul. 16 (MNA) – A Sputnik.Polls survey has revealed that 47% of people in the UK, 36% in Germany and 50% in France, believe that immigrants take jobs from local residents.
By: Naoufal Lahlali
TEHRAN, Jul. 11 (MNA) – The European refugee crisis that is currently pushing the West to the brink of despair and frustration can be said to be an intentional result Of US and NATO wars, aimed at destabilizing the region and maintaining the power balance.
DAMASCUS, Jul. 10 (MNA) – President Bashar al-Assad blamed some Western leaders for the terrorism and refugee problems facing Europe.