UN High Commissioner commends Egypt for inclusive refugee policies

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 05:26 GMT

UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi commended Egypt's inclusive policy on refugees Wednesday in Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development.

UN says worried by reports of forced displacement of Kurds in N.Iraq

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 - 02:10 GMT

The UN expressed concern on Thursday at reports of forced displacement of civilians, mainly Kurds, and destruction of their houses and businesses in northern Iraq.

Forgotten humanitarian crises around the world

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 - 07:42 GMT

By the end of 2015, 63.5 million people around the world were forced to flee their homes and 128 million people in 33 countries need humanitarian aid to survive.

360,000 civilians threatened by Iraqi fighters in Mosul

Wed, 10 May 2017 - 08:23 GMT

new phase of combat between Iraqi forces and the Islamic State (IS) has broken out.