Refugees

Ethiopian refugees caught in middle of Nile dam row between Cairo, Addis Ababa

Ethiopian refugees in Egypt worry that their situation will decline further due to the Nile dam row between their host and home country.

Amr Emam | Refugees | Jul 7, 2020
al-monitor Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (R) receives an Ethiopian man who Sisi said was "rescued" from war-torn Libya alongside 26 of his compatriots by Egypt's security services upon their arrival at Cairo airport, Egypt, May 7, 2015. Photo by STR/AFP via Getty Images.

Asylum-seekers in Israel face additional hardships over coronavirus

Asylum-seekers in Israel are now losing their jobs and social security over the coronavirus outbreak.

Eetta Prince-Gibson | Refugees | Jun 12, 2020
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Sudanese immigrants in Lebanon try crossing border into Israel

In recent months, Sudanese refugees have been trying to enter Israel by slipping across the tense border with Lebanon.

Mordechai Goldman | Refugees | Jun 5, 2020
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2 more COVID-19 infections reported on Greek island housing refugees

The number of coronavirus cases among migrants on Lesbos rises to four, raising fears of a large outbreak in the Greek island's overcrowded camps.

Al-Monitor Staff | Refugees | May 15, 2020
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Intel: Amid US funding gap, UN Palestinian refugee agency seeks $93M in coronavirus aid

As the coronavirus continues its spread through the impoverished West Bank and Gaza Strip, the United Nations refugee agency for Palestinians is seeking emergency funding to help with what it calls the worst financial crisis in the organization’s 70-year history.

Elizabeth Hagedorn | Refugees | May 9, 2020
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