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15 Jun 2020
Every year on 20th June the World Refugee Day is celebrated worldwide, however in the UK to commemorate the "contributions, creativity and resilience of refugees" a week long festival is organised. They have cultural, educational and art events,...
28 Sep 2016
 Asylum seekers are being mistreated in Hungary and its asylum system is "blatantly designed" to deter refugees from seeking protection there, rights group Amnesty International said in a report released Tuesday. Amnesty's findings in its "Stranded...
19 Sep 2016
Ahead of the UN High Level Summit on large movements of refugees and migrants, human rights experts released a joint statement expressing their appreciation for the UN Special Adviser on the Summit on Addressing Large Movements of Refugees and...
27 Jul 2016
EurActiv reports on the alarming rhetoric used by the Hungarian PM Viktor Orbán. At a press conference on Tuesday Orbán described migrants and refugees who have fled war and oppression in the pursuit of a better life and freedom as 'poison'. He...

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