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UNHCR: Faster movement of people from Greek islands to mainland essential

By   /  08/01/2017  /  Finance, GR Finance, GR Politics, GR Social, Greece, Politics, Social, TR Finance, TR Politics, TR Social, Turkey  /  Comments Off on UNHCR: Faster movement of people from Greek islands to mainland essential

The UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is reiterating its call to accelerate the moving of asylum-seekers from the Aegean islands to the Greek mainland states the announcement. The Agency states that “even with recent efforts to improve matters, conditions at many sites on the islands remain very poor.” The drop in temperature over the past […]

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Hundreds of refugees remain isolated in FYROM following the Serb blockade

By   /  20/11/2015  /  F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, Headlines, MK Social, Social  /  Comments Off on Hundreds of refugees remain isolated in FYROM following the Serb blockade

Skopje, 20 November 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti Hundreds of refugees from African and Asian countries have gathered in refugee camps in Tabanoc, near the Serb border. This situation follows the decision of the authorities of Serbia to only allow the entry of refugees from Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq, while refugees from other […]

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Large numbers of refugees continue to enter FYROM

By   /  02/10/2015  /  F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, MK Social, Social  /  Comments Off on Large numbers of refugees continue to enter FYROM

Skopje, 2 October 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti The large number of Syrian refugees and from other countries of Middle East that arrive in FYROM, continues. Based on the information of the Ministry of Interior, around 3500 refugees have entered the territory in the past 12 hours, in order to then continue their […]

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Number of refugees entering FYROM goes up

By   /  27/08/2015  /  F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, Headlines, MK Social, Social  /  Comments Off on Number of refugees entering FYROM goes up

  Kumanovo, 27 August 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti The region in the border between FYROM and Serbia continues to be swarmed by refugees from the Middle East. In the past three days, over three thousand refugees have travelled by train from Gevgelia, in the border with Greece to Tabanoc, on the border with Serbia. […]

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Over 1100 foreign emigrants sought asylum in FYROM

By   /  24/12/2014  /  F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, MK Social, Social  /  Comments Off on Over 1100 foreign emigrants sought asylum in FYROM

Skopje, December 24, 2014/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti This year the number of foreign emigrants that sought asylum in FYR Macedonia was 1100. These data were published in a report of UNHC, which has followed the massive migration from Africa and Asia, a part of which have used FYROM as a transit country […]

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UNHCR urges Skopje to address issues concerning illegal emigrants

By   /  18/11/2014  /  F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, MK Social, Social  /  Comments Off on UNHCR urges Skopje to address issues concerning illegal emigrants

Skopje, November 18, 2014/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti UN agency for refugees, UNHCR, has demanded from the government of FYROM to help in coping with crisis of illegal Syrian and Afghan refugees entering the territory of the country. The concern articulated by this organization has arrived after the death of Syrian and Afghan […]

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Over 1100 refugees from the war in Kosovo still in FYR Macedonia

By   /  18/10/2013  /  F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, MK Social, Social  /  Comments Off on Over 1100 refugees from the war in Kosovo still in FYR Macedonia

Skopje, October 18, 2013 Over 1100 refugees from the 1999 war in Kosovo are still in FYROM. UNHCR has stressed that there are still concerns about these refugees and that efforts are being made for their repatriation. Mohammad Arif, head of UNHCR in Skopje stressed that the priority of this organization is the repatriation of […]

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