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Talks held with UN to help fleeing Karen

Talks held with UN to help fleeing Karen People protest in Hlaing Township, Yangon, on Sunday. (Reuters photo) The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has held talks with authorities in Mae Hong Son to find ways to help more than 2,000 Karen refugees who crossed the Salaween River…
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May 7, 2021
Refugees

White House raises refugee cap to 62,500

The White House on Monday lifted the refugee cap to 62,500, ending a dizzying policy reversal by sticking with President BidenJoe BidenDefense lawyers for alleged Capitol rioters to get tours of U.S. Capitol Sasse to introduce legislation giving new hires signing bonuses after negative jobs report Three questions about Biden's…
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May 3, 2021
Refugees

Biden to raise refugee cap to 62,500 after backlash

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May 3, 2021
Refugees

Following backlash, Biden lifts refugee cap to 62,500

President Joe Biden said Monday he would raise the refugee admissions cap for the current fiscal year to 62,500, revising an earlier announcement that would have maintained historically low Trump-era levels. “It is important to take this action today to remove any lingering doubt in the minds of refugees around…
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May 3, 2021
Refugees

CQ Future: Refugee policy

CQ Roll Call is a part of FiscalNote, the leading technology innovator at the intersection of global business and government. Copyright 2021 CQ Roll Call. All rights reserved. Read More
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April 30, 2021
Refugees

Fearing discrimination, refugees shy away from public hospitals

Elill Easwaran Updated 2 weeks ago · Published on 29 Apr 2021 7:00AM · Refugees are shying away from public hospitals due to discrimination experienced when seeking treatment. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 29, 2021. BAD experiences of discrimination at public hospitals are putting off…
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April 29, 2021
Refugees

Trump’s ban on refugees hits snag in court

Federal judges in New York, Virginia and two other states issued rulings that, for now, halt major parts of President Trump's just-announced ban on refugees and travelers coming from several mostly Muslim countries. Kenneth Craig reports on the protests and the fallout. Read More
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April 27, 2021