User: flenvcenter Topic: Human Rights and Indigenous Rights-Regional
Category: Refugees
Last updated: Nov 12 2019 21:36 IST RSS 2.0
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U.S. held record number of migrant kids in custody in 2019 12.11.2019 Denver Post: Local
The 3-year-old girl traveled for weeks cradled in her father's arms, as he set out to seek asylum in the United States. Now she won't even look at him.
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How an Eritrea refugee ran to daylight — and to Denver 2.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
To understand the runner, you have to understand the journey. The kid went to prison at age 12, after his family’s first escape attempt from the east African country of Eritrea went south. “They had us in one container,” Yonatan Kefle, Yoni to his friends and coaches, recalls. “But I could see. I could hear […]
An Iraqi who worked for the U.S. military found safety in Colorado. In the future, others like him may not because of Trump refugee cap. 12.10.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
The Trump administration announced plans Sept. 26 to cut the number of refugees allowed in the United States almost by half to 18,000 from 30,000 in fiscal year 2020. That's a drastic reduction from the average 95,000 annually since the country's resettlement program started in 1980, according to data from the International Rescue Committee in Denver.
Refugees look for belonging in Idaho 11.10.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The Twin Falls resettlement program continues to thrive in the face of recent serious challenges.
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Turkey presses Syrian assault as thousands flee the fighting 10.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Turkey pressed its assault against U.S.-allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria on Thursday for a second day, pounding the region with airstrikes and an artillery bombardment that raised columns of black smoke in a border town and sent panicked civilians scrambling to get out.
Colorado ranked among the highest in the country in employment measures for refugees, immigrants 16.9.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
Colorado is ranked among the highest in the country in employment measures related to immigrants and refugee resettlement programs, according to a 2019 report from the Administration for Children and Families.
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Man pleads not guilty to shooting Colorado Springs police officer 9.9.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
A man who came to the United States as an Iraqi refugee has pleaded not guilty to the attempted murder of a Colorado police officer in August 2018.
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Juvenile arrested in Denver as suspect in July shooting death of 17-year-old boy 8.8.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
A juvenile has been arrested by Denver police on suspicion of first-degree murder.
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FBI identifies 12 sex trafficking victims and arrests one trafficker in Denver 8.8.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Federal agents arrested one sex trafficker and recovered four child and eight adult victims of sex trafficking in Denver in a nationwide operation targeting sex traffickers last month.
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Denver Post listening tour: Greeley sees a renaissance, but has its worries, too 28.7.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
On a recent Tuesday afternoon, downtown Greeley was thriving, with restaurants full and a steady stream of foot traffic on the city’s sidewalks. On the outskirts of town, large new homes back up to the expansive farms that have long defined this area.
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Rampell: Trump’s immigration policies speak louder than his racist, xenophobic words 22.7.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Vile, chilling, dangerous and life-threatening.
Editorial: The Trump administration has failed at the border; we must be more humane 29.6.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
The Trump administration has failed to provide safe and humane conditions for those who have come to the U.S. border seeking asylum and the U.S. needs to work with our allies in the region to develop a comprehensive plan for processing and placing refugees fleeing violence from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras.
The radio station connecting California farmers 20.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Multilingual broadcasts provide crucial resources to underserved refugee and immigrant communities.
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55 Central American refugees seeking asylum bused to Denver Sunday night 13.5.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Refugee shelters in Texas and New Mexico bused 55 Central American refugees seeking permanent asylum in the U.S. overnight to three churches in Denver.
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At this Denver nonprofit restaurant’s monthly dinner parties, you can do good while dining out 17.4.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
At these Impact Dinners, a single chef or a small group serves multiple courses, pours wine and cocktails and fosters thoughtful table conversation.
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Denver City Council District 3 candidate Q&A 12.4.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
The Denver City Council District 3 races features The race features Jamie Torres, Veronica Barela, Annie Martínez and Raymond Montoya.
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Colorado truck driver shortage a challenge for the industry, but an opportunity for immigrants 24.3.2019 Denver Post: Business
The U.S. and Colorado are facing a truck driver shortage, a daunting economic prospect as the vast majority of goods in the country are transported over the road.
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With language barriers and other challenges, Greeley’s immigrants and refugees struggling to make ends meet 7.1.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The countries where Myint Htu and Roseline Mugaruka were born are more than 5,313 miles apart, on different continents and separated by an ocean.
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Police: Man stabs 9 people at toddler’s birthday party 2.7.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
BOISE, Idaho — A man who had been asked to leave an Idaho apartment complex because of bad behavior returned the next day and stabbed nine people, including six children, at a toddler’s birthday party, police said. Timmy Kinner showed up late Saturday at the complex, which houses many resettled refugee families in Boise. Kinner, […]
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An all-female scouting troop of refugees in Aurora is defying stereotypes and expanding horizons 30.6.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
This group of girls just like many other teenagers, with one exception – they’re an all-female refugee scouting troop. Venturing crew, part of Boy Scouts of America, is one of only of its kind in U.S.
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