Lebanon considers setting refugee camps on Syrian border

Lebanon discussed with the UN the possibilities of setting up refugee camps along its borders with Syria, media reported Saturday.

Syrian refugees arrive in new Jordan camp

The United Nations said on Monday Jordan`s third refugee camp, Azraq, had received its first group of Syrians ahead of its official opening later this week.

Dozens evacuated from Damascus camp: Palestinian official

Dozens of critically ill residents of a besieged Palestinian refugee camp south of the Syrian capital Damascus were evacuated on Sunday, a Palestinian official said.

30 killed in refugee camp fire in Thailand

At least 30 people were killed and many others injured Friday as a blaze raged through a Myanmarese refugee camp in Thailand, a media report said.

Angelina Jolie visits Syrian refugees in Turkey

Hollywood star and UN goodwill ambassador Angelina Jolie joined the Syrian children who were singing in Turkish.

Assad ‘could seek Alawite refuge’: Jordan King

Jordan’s King Abdullah II has warned that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad could make a “worst case scenario” retreat to an Alawite stronghold.

Jordan opens new refugee camp for Syrians

Jordan opened a new refugee camp near the border with Syria to accommodate the growing number of people fleeing the deadly violence.

Cold winter kills at least 40 in Afghanistan

The Afghan Health Ministry is establishing mobile clinics to try to get out to people suffering in the cold.

`Gunmen kill 5 in Libyan refugee camp`

Residents of the camp say they are being persecuted over accusations they sided with Muammar al-Gaddafi during Libya`s revolution.

Bomb destroys Kenya police car in refugee camp

A remote-controlled bomb hit a police vehicle in Kenya`s Dadaab refugee camp near the border with Somalia.

Sudan Army denies bombing South Sudan refugee camp

Aid workers in the Yida camp said military aircraft crossed the border and dropped bombs on Thursday in and around the camp.

Blast reported in Kenya`s large refugee camp

A blast went off along a road
in the world`s largest refugee camp in eastern Kenya near the border with Somalia.

Palestinians flee refugee camp in Syria: UN

More than 5,000 Palestinian refugees have fled a camp in the besieged Syrian city of Latakia after President Bashar Assad`s forces shelled the city during a broad military assault to root out dissent, the UN said Monday.

Collector inspects refugee camp in Erode district

District Collector Dr R. Anandakumar inspected the Sri Lankan Tamil Refugees camp at Eanchampalli village and reviewed the conditions there.

Fire kills four at Tunisian refugee camp

A fire killed four Eritreans at a refugee camp in Tunisia near Libyan border.