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# refugee - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Flash flooding displaces thousands in Niger

Plan Ireland has said that children are at risk of waterborne diseases because of their weaker immune systems

# refugee - Friday 3 August, 2012

Mortars kill at least 20 in Damascus refugee camp

At least 20 people have been killed after mortars rained down on a crowed Palestinian refugee camp in the Syrian capital

# refugee - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Reforms in asylum process "not a cure-all"

The Irish Refugee Council has said that the proposed Immigration, Residence and Protection Bill does not address the reasons for Ireland’s low rate of acceptance for protection applicants.

# refugee - Friday 5 August, 2011

29,000 children 'killed by Somalia famine'

The crisis in Somalia is worsening, with three new regions declared famine zones.

# refugee - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Nigerian family deported after long-running legal appeal

Pamela Izevbekhai and her daughters are deported after six years of appeals. How much has it cost Ireland?

# refugee - Friday 3 June, 2011

Qatar deports Libyan woman who accused Gaddafi troops of rape

UN official says Qatar has violated international law in deporting Iman al-Obeidi, who is a recognised refugee.

# refugee - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Twenty-year-old Mexican police chief fired after going on the run

Student and single mother Marisol Valles Garcia made international headlines when she took on the job no-one else wanted. Now she’s apparently fleeing for her life.