Lebanon discussed with the UN the possibilities of setting up refugee camps along its borders with Syria, media reported Saturday.
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 of critically ill residents of a besieged Palestinian refugee camp south of the Syrian capital Damascus were evacuated on Sunday, a Palestinian official said.
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.
Hollywood star and UN goodwill ambassador Angelina Jolie joined the Syrian children who were singing in Turkish.
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 opened a new refugee camp near the border with Syria to accommodate the growing number of people fleeing the deadly violence.
The Afghan Health Ministry is establishing mobile clinics to try to get out to people suffering in the cold.
Residents of the camp say they are being persecuted over accusations they sided with Muammar al-Gaddafi during Libya`s revolution.
A remote-controlled bomb hit a police vehicle in Kenya`s Dadaab refugee camp near the border with Somalia.
Aid workers in the Yida camp said military aircraft crossed the border and dropped bombs on Thursday in and around the camp.
A blast went off along a road
in the world`s largest refugee camp in eastern Kenya near the border with Somalia.
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.
District Collector Dr R. Anandakumar inspected the Sri Lankan Tamil Refugees camp at Eanchampalli village and reviewed the conditions there.
A fire killed four Eritreans at a refugee camp in Tunisia near Libyan border.
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