The United Nations criticized Italy on Monday for its hostility towards refugee rescue ships. The comments came amid raised tensions between Berlin and Rome regarding the detention of German Sea Watch captain Carola Rackete.
Thailand free a jailed refugee Bahraini footballer with residency status in Australia.
After years of living countries apart from one another, Abdullah Zalghanah, a Syrian refugee, was reunited in December with his wife and children in Phnom Penh.
Uganda is a front runner when it comes to forward-looking refugee policy, writes DW’s Silja Fröhlich. But financial aid from abroad only trickles in and the situation is worsening. Who should pay – Uganda or the international community?
Asean has been criticised for its response to the Rohingya refugee crisis. The grouping’s institutional design and existing conventions restrict opportunities for robust action.
Over 16,000 Venezuelan citizens crossed the border to Brazil and applied for refugee status in the first half of 2018.
United Nations urges countries hosting large numbers of refugees to plant more trees.
Around 60 babies a day are being born in vast refugee camps in Bangladesh.
A journalist charged with incitement says he had been given refugee asylum status.
German police say they did not see an extremist motive behind the van attack.
Prime Minister Hun Sen will attend the Asean-Australia Special Summit this week.
The Interior Ministry has rejected refugee status to dozens of Montagnards from Vietnam living in Cambodia.
The wife and children of slain political analyst Kem Ley have arrived in Melbourne, Australia, after staying in Thailand.
Representatives from Bangladesh and Myanmar will meet today for the repatriation of more than 6,500 Rohingya.
Two decades after fleeing Sierra Leone to escape a brutal civil war, former child refugee Euphemia-Ann Sydney-Davies is preparing to meet British royalty at London Fashion Week.
The average modern-day slave is sold for $90-100 compared to the equivalent of $40,000 some 200 years ago.
Like the tens of thousands who huddle there for safety, he ekes out a life for his children and grandchildren on a muddy and infertile slope.
Cambodia is considering humanitarian aid for refugees in Myanmar’s Rakhine state.
Actress Angelina Jolie condemns sexual violence inflicted on Rohingya women in Myanmar’s Rakhine state.
Washington’s top diplomat says he will not yet push for sanctions against Myanmar.
Several hundred more Rohingya Muslims join a multitude of refugees in Bangladesh.
Myanmar’s most senior Catholic prelate urges Pope to avoid using ‘Rohingya’ during a visit.
Papua New Guinea rejects plea to restore services and food supplies detention centre.
Powerful drone and satellite images are bringing to life the urgent needs of more than 800,000 Rohingya refugees who fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar.
Australia turns down an offer to take asylum seekers being held in Papua New Guinea.
Aung San Suu Kyi, urges people “not to quarrel” as she visits Rakhine state for the first time.
The UN says Australia must take immediate action to stop an “humanitarian emergency”.
Myanmar blames Bangladesh for delaying a repatriation process for Rohingya refugees.
Asylum-seekers refuse to leave an Australian detention camp in Papua New Guinea.
The clowns are providing much-needed levity in the crowded camps, where hundreds of thousands of traumatised children spend long days in bleak conditions.