User: basavapatna Topic: Refugees
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Turkey mulls permit for incursions in Syria, Iraq 30.9.2014 Sify News
Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc says parliament will vote on a motion that would allow foreign forces to make incursions into Syria and Iraq from its territory to protect refugees and
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UN Food Aid Running Out for Syria 30.9.2014 newindianexpress.com
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Germany vows better checks on refugee guards 30.9.2014 Sify News
Germany's most populous state is tightening checks on security personnel at asylum centers following allegations that private guards repeatedly abused refugees, a senior official said Tuesday.
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Photo highlights of the day 30.9.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page

The Guardians picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including a Banksy mural, cow showroom and protests in Hong Kong

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25th anniversary of East German exodus to the West 30.9.2014 Sify News
A former foreign minister of West Germany has arrived in Prague to meet former refugees from the East and commemorate events that led to communism's collapse in Eastern Europe and the
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Fleeing war, Syrians find refuge in Latin America 30.9.2014 Zee News : World
Forced to flee the war raging in his native Syria, 22-year-old Hussein Al Fleig Al Ali first tried neighboring Lebanon before discovering he had more opportunity in far-away Uruguay.
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Boats carrying dozens of migrants drowns off Libya’s coast; 70 dead 30.9.2014 FirstPost: World

Libya has grown increasingly lawless since the 2011 overthrow of dictator Muanmar Gadhafi, making it a migration hub for sub-Saharan Africans seeking a better life.

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Turkey mulls joining anti-IS coalition as jihadists near border 30.9.2014 Zee News : World
Islamic State fighters have closed to within a few kilometres of a key Kurdish town on Syria`s border with Turkey, as Ankara mulls joining the anti-IS coalition.
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From the archive, 30 September 1980: Afghanistan border refugee camps embarrass UN 30.9.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest

The lack of control over the refugees is mainly because there is a lack of will on the part of the Pakistani authorities

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Asylum seekers abused in German refugee cent... 30.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Asylum seekers abused in German refugee cent...
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UN chief to attend WTO forum in Geneva 30.9.2014 All News-IANS Stories
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is scheduled to travel to Geneva of Switzerland Tuesday to attend a forum held at the Headquarters of the World Trade Organisation (WHO), UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric told reporters here Monday.
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Cambodia defends controversial Nauru refugee resettlement deal with Australia - video 30.9.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest
Cambodia defended its decision to sign a controversial deal with Australia to receive refugees from a detention centre on the Pacific Island of Nauru on Monday, saying it was both a humanitarian move and the country's obligation as a signatory under the refugee convention. Continue reading...
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Sayed Habib Musawi 'tortured, killed by Taliban because he was Australian' 30.9.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest

Family say father from western Sydney was singled out by fighters while travelling in Afghanistan

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Call for inquiry into claims of sexual exploitation of Nauru asylum seekers 30.9.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest

Sarah Hanson-Young says her office was contacted by asylum seekers alleging that guards have forced females to strip

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Islamic State closes in on Kurdish area of Syria 30.9.2014 Zee News : World
Militants of the Islamic State group were closing in on a Kurdish area of Syria on the border with Turkey an advance unhindered so far by US-led coalition airstrikes, including one that struck a grain silo, killing two civilians, according to activists.
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German govt condemns pictures showing refugees abused 30.9.2014 FirstPost: World

BERLIN (Reuters) - The German government on Monday condemned suspected cases of abuse against refugees in which asylum-seekers were maltreated by security guards and even forced to lie in a bed filled with vomit. Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman Steffen Seibert said pictures published in German media that appear to show private security guards abusing refugees were repulsive and shocking. Rights groups also criticised the apparent abuses, which evoked the violations by American guards at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq that emerged in 2004

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US unveils $83 mn in aid for S Sudan 30.9.2014 Zee News : World
The United States on Monday unveiled some $83 million in new aid for South Sudanese refugees who have fled fighting triggering fears of a looming famine.
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U.S., Kurds strike at Islamic State in Syria 30.9.2014 FirstPost: World

BEIRUT/MURSITPINAR Turkey (Reuters) - U.S. warplanes attacked Islamic State targets in Syria overnight, in raids that a group monitoring the war said killed civilians as well as jihadist fighters. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the strikes hit mills and grain storage areas in the northern Syrian town of Manbij, in an area controlled by Islamic State, killing at least two civilian workers

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US unveils $83 million in aid for South Sudan 30.9.2014 TOI: The United States
The United States on Monday unveiled some $83 million in new aid for South Sudanese refugees who have fled fighting triggering fears of a looming ...
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IS jihadists close in on key Syria border town 30.9.2014 Zee News : World
Islamic State group fighters closed in Monday to within only a few kilometres of a key Kurdish town on Syria`s border with Turkey, despite new air strikes by the US-led coalition.
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