Greek authorities have begun sending some refugees from the islands to the mainland camps, which in general are no better. In some cases, such as the exodus of Vietnamese boat people, such persons were asylum seekers.
A railway along the so-called "Balkans route" in Roszke, Hungary, at dawn in September Countries may not forcibly return refoulement refugees to a territory where they face danger or discriminate between groups of refugees. Everyone thought they were last in line.
Can a woman who fears that she, or her infant daughter, will be genitally mutilated claim refugee status? Clothes hang on barbed wire at a makeshift refugee camp close to the border between Serbia and Hungary in September When she intervened, several men grabbed her and shook her violently before pushing her to the ground as other members of the Israel-Sweden Friendship Association began calling for police.
Ancient women in wheelchairs and newborns were carried ashore; some women gave birth moments after debarking. Each puppets lands could one day be Overthrown by Empire….
The agreement was binding; once made, however, the pledge was largely ignored.
It was the refugees, that is, who posed the crisis. That evening, when I returned to my hotel, the night manager said that he had been driving past Kara Tepe and seen a terrible sight — a woman standing in the middle of the road holding a knife to her throat. No, of course not.
So stop lying and fabricating fish-tales about Turkey and try to show sincere solidarity in her struggle and fight against international terrorist groups.
Most people fleeing Syria can only enter Lebanon if they show border guards an air or ferry ticket to Turkey. It was not the moment to ask about consequences; it was the moment to act.
Persons who have participated in war crimes and violations of international humanitarian and human rights law - including the crime of terrorism - are specifically excluded from the protection accorded to refugees.
As I was leaving the little bench where the Ahmeds, from Kirkuk, passed the day out of the stifling heat of their house, Baida, the mother, burst out in a plaint that year-old Noor translated for me. After 20 years of debate, the European Parliament had just approved a 1,person border and coast guard agency that, unlike Frontex, could deploy in emergencies even when local authorities did not request or even want it.
Between and independence in60, Jews emigrated. In those circumstances, resettlement in a third country may be the only feasible option.
Can women facing persecution because they refuse to comply with social constraints be refugees? Only 39 percent of Syrian children in Turkey are now enrolled in school.
But when civilians become refugees this safety net disappears. What are the obligations of a refugee? Europe cannot take in all legitimate aspirants for asylum, at least until public opinion becomes far more permissive on the subject.
Police announced late Wednesday that specialists have determined that a couple in their 40s were poisoned by the same lethal toxin — developed by the Soviet Union — that almost killed Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in March.The Times of Israel liveblogged Thursday’s events as they happened.
pm Fifth earthquake in two days strikes northern Israel A fifth earthquake in two days strikes northern Israel, centered. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The United States is violating the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF Treaty) by deploying in Europe missile defense system, whose launchers might be used for firing Tomahawk cruise missiles at the European part of Russia's territory, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said in an interview.
With Herzog at Jewish Agency helm, Netanyahu faces rerun of his father’s fights Appointing a perennial critic of the PM to head the quasi-governmental body risks reopening an ideological chasm.
As in Tunisia and Algeria, Moroccan Jews did not face large scale expulsion or outright asset confiscation or any similar government persecution during the period of exile, and Zionist agents were relatively allowed freedom of action to encourage emigration.
In Morocco the Vichy regime during World War II passed discriminatory laws against. Despite a sharp drop in refugees entering Europe sinceItaly is turning away ships with asylum seekers rescued at sea in a bid to make other nations in. When Europe reconstituted itself in the aftermath of the war, the obligation to accept refugees was embedded in such core documents as the Convention on Human Rights, the Refugee Convention, and.Download