UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi commended Egypt's inclusive policy on refugees Wednesday in Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development.
The news was confirmed by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) but it did not disclose the number of the injured.
Sudanese Researcher Salah Khalil published an analysis of the ongoing conflict in Ethiopia through the Egyptian Center for Strategic Studies (ECSS).
This came during the event organized by the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to launch the regional response plan to support Syrian refugees residing in Egypt.
The celebration of the day affirms the solidarity with more than 70 million refugees and asylum seekers who have been forced to flee wars and violence in their countries to other countries.
Also, four youth figures delivered speeches to present their views on human development mechanisms.
Deputy Foreign Minister for African Affairs Hamdi Sanad Loza Tuesday reviewed Egypt's efforts in hosting refugees during an event organized by Egypt's permanent mission in Geneva.
Maltese, Lebanese, Greek, and Egyptian officials spoke in WYF 2019.
The official stressed the importance of respecting the sovereignty of each state and international law regardless of the size of military power it possesses.
The Pope pleaded for action against one of the region's greatest scourges, human trafficking to fuel the forced labor and sex trade industries, as he began a week-long visit to Asia.
As Egypt has embraced around five million refugees, according to President Abdel Fattah al-sisi, the word “lage’ (refugee)” is normally abandoned in the Egyptian culture when referring to non-Egyptians living in Egypt.
FM spox said Egypt opens its doors to “ to all our fellow nationals of countries which witness crises or conflicts.”
Apart from that, one internally displaced Syrian has returned to the place of their permanent residence over the same period of time.
Egypt hosts a large number of refugees from countries plagued by armed conflicts, wars, persecution, violence and inhumane conditions and offers legal protection and basic educational and health services for them.
Member of Parliament expres denounced the campaign of defamation against Syrians residing in Egypt.
According to UNHCR, approximately 5 million Syrians have sought refuge across the Middle East and North Africa due to the ongoing Syrian Civil War since 2012.
Sharm el Sheikh hosted on Friday a symposium on African migration as part of the non-governmental forum of the African Commission on Human Rights.
Saudi Arabia is ready to help Iraqi evacuees and refugees returning home through several projects that would cater for their needs, the Saudi ambassador to Iraqi said.
The death toll from the sinking of two migrant boats off the coast of Djibouti rose to 28 on Wednesday, with perhaps 130 more still missing.
The president noted that Egypt did not receive any international support to ease the burden and pressures from hosting the refugees in the country.