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Migrants who were not expected in the United States find themselves having to make choices as they were sent back to small, dangerous Mexican city Reynosa.

A report by FAO and WFP lumps Lebanon together with famine-stricken Yemen and war-torn Syria in a list of countries at risk of food insecurity in the coming months.

UN warns of risk of famine in Yemen, S.Sudan

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UN warns of risk of famine in Yemen, S.Sudan

Parts of South Sudan and Yemen are already experiencing famine, two UN agencies said.

Israel freezes vaccine gifts scheme amid legal uncertainty

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Israel freezes vaccine gifts scheme amid legal uncertainty

Israel halted its plan to distribute surplus coronavirus vaccines.

Israel's Gantz demands halt to 'illegal' vaccine gifts

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Israel's Gantz demands halt to 'illegal' vaccine gifts

Israeli Defence Minister Benny Gantz condemned Prime Minister Netanyahu's decision to distribute unused coronavirus vaccines to other countries.

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Bernie Sanders condemns Israel vaccine exports before supplying Palestinians

Vermont Senator Sanders said that Israel should not be sending vaccines to foreign countries before vaccinating Palestinians.

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Blinken 'asks Israel to facilitate' Covid-19 vaccines to Palestinians

US Secretary of State Tony Blinken reportedly asked his Israeli counterpart to assist in transferring Covid-19 vaccines to Palestinians in the ...

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Israel says giving 'unused' vaccines to Palestinians

Israel said Tuesday it was sending a "limited quantity" of unused coronavirus vaccines to Palestinians and other countries.

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Israel 'rewards' allies with surplus Covid-19 vaccines

Honduras, the Czech Republic, and Guatemala have all opened or promised to open diplomatic offices in Jerusalem.

Biden to undo 'national shame' of Trump child separations

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Biden to undo 'national shame' of Trump child separations

The newly elected US president has promised to undo Trump's condemned immigration policy.

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Treaty banning nuclear weapons to enter into force

Honduras became the 50th country to ratify the treaty, drawing praise from human rights groups around the world.

Nearly 40 nations demand China respect Uighur human rights

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Nearly 40 nations demand China respect Uighur human rights

The US, Japan and many EU countries urged China to respect Uighur human rights.

<em>Honduras</em> to move Israel embassy to Jerusalem within months

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Honduras to move Israel embassy to Jerusalem within months

Honduras announced that it hoped to relocate its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem before the end of the year.

Asylum for Sale: The intersection of capitalism and migration

Sophia Akram

Asylum for Sale: The intersection of capitalism and migration

Book Club: Through essays, artwork, and photographs, this explosive new book documents the global asylum regime as an industry characterised by ...

Twitter removes thousands of fake pro-government Egyptian, Saudi accounts

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Twitter removes thousands of fake pro-government Egyptian, Saudi accounts

Twitter announced it deleted 5,350 'inauthentic' Saudi accounts and 2,541 Egyptian accounts that amplified messaging against Qatar, Turkey and ...

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Syrians and Yemenis most likely to get EU asylum

For the first time since 2015, asylum applications increased from the previous year, an EU agency found.

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Honduras declares Hezbollah terrorist organisation days after Jerusalem announcement

In a new move of aligning foreign policy with the United States, Honduras has declared Hezbollah a terrorist organisation.

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Honduras waiting for Israeli reciprocity for Jerusalem embassy move

Right-wing leader Juan Orlando Hernandez announced the embassy move in August and a month later opened a commercial office in Jerusalem as an ...

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Inside Israel's battle for influence in Latin America

In-depth: A rise in right-wing populism and the growing influence of evangelical Christians have galvanised Israel's influence across Latin ...

US aid worker who helped migrants acquitted in retrial

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US aid worker who helped migrants acquitted in retrial

Scott Warren, a geographer from Arizona and longtime volunteer with the aid group No More Deaths, had faced up to 10 years in prison.

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Honduras recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez said the move to open a 'diplomatic office' in Jerusalem is a recognition of its status as Israel's ...

Israel to 'bribe countries to move embassies to Jerusalem'

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Israel to 'bribe countries to move embassies to Jerusalem'

Israel has reportedly prepared a government plan to encourage countries to move their embassies from Tel Aviv To Jerusalem.

Pope says Jerusalem is for Christians, Jews and Muslims

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Pope says Jerusalem is for Christians, Jews and Muslims

Pope Francis said that Jerusalem should be a "symbol of peaceful coexistence" for Christians, Jews and Muslims.

Pope to hold mass for Morocco's Catholics on Sunday

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Pope to hold mass for Morocco's Catholics on Sunday

Pope Francis was expected to hold mass on Sunday for nearly 10,000 members of Morocco's Catholic minority, mostly Sub-Saharan Africans.

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