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UN urges Malaysia to stop forced return of refugees to Myanmar

published : 26 Oct 2022 at 21:48 Members of Bangladesh security personnel stand guard beside Rohingya refugees rescued from the sea after a Malaysia bound boat sank off the Bangladesh coast in Teknaf on Oct 4, 2022. (Photo by AFP) The UN human rights chief urged Malaysia on Wednesday to…
bubmag
October 26, 2022
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Over 4,700 Ukrainian refugees now in Kerry

Kerry is now home to more than 4,708 Ukrainian refugees according to figures released by the Department of Equality. he figures show that Kerry is providing accommodation to more Ukrainian refugees than any other county in Ireland except  Dublin where there are 7,304 refugees being accommodation. Donegal is also home to…
bubmag
October 26, 2022
Refugees

Ukraine refugees asked not to return this winter amid energy crisis

R efugees who fled in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine should stay abroad this winter due to blackouts created by Russia, Ukraine’s deputy prime minister has said. Russia has targeted critical energy infrastructure, and Ukrainians sheltering abroad should wait until spring to return home, Iryna Vereshchuk said in…
bubmag
October 26, 2022
Refugees

Ukraine urges refugees to remain abroad as winter power cuts loom

Ukrainian official urges refugees to stay abroad amid power cut fears as Russian attacks target energy infrastructure. Published On 25 Oct 202225 Oct 2022 Refugees who fled in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine should stay abroad this winter due to blackouts created by Moscow’s bombardment of critical energy…
bubmag
October 25, 2022
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Bangladesh to evacuate 400K as cyclone nears

FLEEING THE FLOOD People in a flood-affected area ride a boat to evacuate to a safe place in the city of Sylhet, northeastern Bangladesh on June 19, 2022. XINHUA FILE PHOTO DHAKA: Bangladeshi authorities were evacuating hundreds of thousands of people on Monday from the path of a cyclone approaching…
bubmag
October 25, 2022
Refugees

Ensure our safety before shutting down UNHCR office, refugees say

Noel Achariam Updated 3 days ago · Published on 24 Oct 2022 7:00AM · Former Alliance of Chin Refugees chairman James Bawi says the rights of refugees must be protected in accordance with international guidelines. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Kamal Ariffin, October 24, 2022. PUTRAJAYA must ensure the…
bubmag
October 24, 2022
Refugees

Refugees sleep in airport as no Citywest beds available

The Taoiseach has defended the Government's response as Ukrainian refugees were turned away from the Citywest hub in Dublin. Thirty-three Ukrainian refugees who arrived in Ireland this week were told there was no accommodation for them yesterday. All of them were first processed and given temporary protection status at Citywest.…
bubmag
October 22, 2022