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World Refugee Day

The world today recognizes the valiant efforts of those whose sought and continue to seek safety and security in areas where they are not accepted as individuals deserving humane treatment. Let us remember and stand with the millions who are … Continue reading

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Libyan Treatment of Refugees, Migrants, and Asylum-Seekers

Libya has had an appalling record of mistreating refugees, migrants, and asylum seekers, both before and after the Libyan civil war. Muammar al-Gaddafi, the deposed dictator of Libya, had a nascent and unshakeable relationship with Italy and its former voluptuary … Continue reading

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World Refugee Day

The United Nations General Assembly, in collaboration with the Organization of African Unity,  adopted resolution 55/60, which established “World Refugee Day”. In light of the Arab spring, the creation of the new state of Azawad from parts of Mali, the … Continue reading

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