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Newborn babies + many women & kids, including unaccompanied children, among 6,000 rescued in Mediterranean rfg.ee/vG3wr #Europe
Syria’s Lost Generation - Khaled Hosseini visited #Syria's refugees in Iraq, read his account in the @nytimes nyti.ms/1kQ8R0a
Syria’s Lost Generation - Khaled Hosseini visited #Syria's refugees in Iraq, read his account in the @nytimes nyti.ms/1kQ8R0a
Delicious galettes made by #CARCrisis refugee Asia, now support her family in #Chad rfg.ee/vFPiM pic.twitter.com/QCnE6kNgOy
LATEST: 6,000 people rescued by Italian Navy from 40 overcrowded boats in Mediterranean in last 4 days rfg.ee/vG3wr
#CARcrisis: We're extremely concerned about reports of anti-Balaka militia attacking civilians fleeing to #Cameroon rfg.ee/vG3vu
43,000 desperate people arrived in Italy by sea in 2013, and 18,000 so far this year rfg.ee/vG3wr #Europe
#SouthSudan is now hosting more than 540,000 refugees, plus over 800,000 internally displaced persons rfg.ee/vG3xR #Sudan
New video: A 4 hour ceasefire meant we could deliver desperately needed aid into, Aleppo, #Syria on Tuesday rfg.ee/vGxOr
#SouthSudan: We are trying to relocate refugees in precarious, informal Yida, to the new model camp of Ajuong Thok rfg.ee/vG3xR
#CARcrisis: With partners we've increased mobile clinics providing emergency care as injured & hungry refugees arrive rfg.ee/vG3vu
#CARCrisis: We have registered & treated a woman, boy & man w/ serious machete wounds in recent days in #Cameroon rfg.ee/vG3vu
The majority of new arrivals in #Cameroon are women, children & elderly. rfg.ee/vG3vu #CARcrisis
#CARCrisis: Despite obstacles & attacks, an average of 10,000 people now cross weekly from CAR to #Cameroon. rfg.ee/vG3vu
#SouthSudan: Yida, a spontaneous settlement sheltering 70,000 Sudanese, has come under aerial attack before in 2011 rfg.ee/vG3xR
LATEST: We're concerned about potential attack on refugee settlement in #SouthSudan after aircraft circled this week rfg.ee/vG3xR
Anti-Balaka militia have blocked routes to #Cameroon, forcing refugees to wade through bush for 2-3 months rfg.ee/vG3vu #CARCrisis
#CARcrisis: We're extremely concerned about reports of anti-Balaka militia attacking civilians fleeing to #Cameroon rfg.ee/vG3vu
We continue to urge states to rescue people at sea, while looking for ways to prevent these dangerous crossings rfg.ee/vG3wr
Newborn babies + many women & kids, including unaccompanied children, among 6,000 rescued in Mediterranean rfg.ee/vG3wr #Europe
LATEST: 6,000 people rescued by Italian Navy from 40 overcrowded boats in Mediterranean in last 4 days rfg.ee/vG3wr
Photo of the day: Jacob builds his new home in #Uganda rfg.ee/vFZXV #SouthSudan #refugees
LATEST: 6,000 people rescued by Italian Navy from 40 overcrowded boats in Mediterranean in last 4 days
After losing his home, business & members of his family in #SouthSudan, Magai has found peace in northern Uganda - rfg.ee/vBAyR