Tag: Political refugees

More Rohingya flee to Bangladesh despite repatriation deal

DHAKA, Bangladesh — Rohingya refugees are continuing to flee from Myanmar into Bangladesh, even after the two countries said they will begin repatriating members...
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WASHINGTON — A man suspected of killing three people while fighting in Bosnia's war in the 1990s lied to get into the U.S. as...
Pence visit showcases dilemma facing Egypt, Jordan leaders

CAIRO — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's upcoming visit to the Middle East comes at a time of intensely publicized friction between his administration...
Judge denies request to boost number of Trump voters in jury

WICHITA, Kan. — Three men accused of plotting to bomb an apartment complex housing Somali refugees in Kansas have no legal basis to request...
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CHICAGO — A former Sacramento, California, college student accused of attempting to provide material support to terrorists in Syria has invoked a rarely used...
German, Austrian chancellors stress need to secure EU border

BERLIN — The chancellors of Germany and Austria glossed over differences on migration Wednesday, seeking instead to focus on the need to secure the...
US withholds $65 million from Palestinian aid programs

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Tuesday cut tens of millions of dollars in money for Palestinian refugees, demanding that the U.N. agency responsible...
Cyprus, Greece and Jordan aim to bolster region’s security

NICOSIA, Cyprus — The leaders of Cyprus, Greece and Jordan pledged a new partnership Tuesday with tighter cooperation on fighting terrorism, and rallied international...
Bangladesh, Myanmar aim to finish Rohingya return in 2 years

BANGKOK — Bangladesh and Myanmar have agreed they will try to complete the repatriation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees who fled...
Across the Mideast, Palestinians brace for Trump aid cuts

SHATI REFUGEE CAMP, Gaza Strip — Mahmoud al-Qouqa can't imagine life without the three sacks of flour, cooking oil and other staples he receives...

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