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Rohingya mark 5th anniversary of exodus to Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees on Thursday marked the fifth anniversary of their exodus from Myanmar to Bangladesh, while the United States, European Union and other Western nations pledged to continue supporting the refugees’ pursuit of justice in international courts. In a major development on…
bubmag
August 25, 2022
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Guest column: Time to treat refugees applying for asylum equally

Refugees wait for a train after crossing the Ukrainian border into Poland, at the Medyka border crossing, Thursday, March 10, 2022. Photo by LOUISA GOULIAMAKI /AFP via Getty Images By Hermona Kuluberhan Advertisement 2 This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. They were relatively civilized middle-class…
bubmag
August 13, 2022
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Russia’s information war expands through Eastern Europe

WASHINGTON (AP) — As bullets and bombs fall in Ukraine, Russia is waging an expanding information war throughout Eastern Europe, using fake accounts and propaganda to spread fears about refugees and rising fuel prices while calling the West an untrustworthy ally. In Bulgaria, the Kremlin paid journalists, political analysts and other…
bubmag
July 16, 2022
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Ukraine’s Refugees and the Breakup of the West

The balance of power in Europe is shifting as displaced Ukrainians flow westward. Members of the local Ukrainian diaspora, war refugees, peace activists, volunteers and local supporters during the 109th day of the 'Protest Nato Close The Sky' at the Adam Mickiewicz monument in the Main Square in Krakow. (Photo…
bubmag
June 24, 2022