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World 02 Dec 2005 | 12:00 AM

U.N. refugee agency slams latest EU asylum law

GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations refugee agency on Friday warned that the European Union's new directive on asylum could lead to breaches of international refugee law and urged member states to protect the rights of asylum-seekers.

World 30 Dec 2005 | 12:00 AM

Ten die as Egypt police disperse Sudan protesters

The statement said there had been a stampede among the protesters, who want to be relocated to another country, which led to the deaths and injuries.

World 30 Dec 2005 | 12:00 AM

Twenty die as Egyptian police end Sudan protest

CAIRO (Reuters) - Some 2,000 Egyptian riot police stormed a camp of Sudanese refugees on Friday, sparking clashes that left at least 20 Sudanese dead and more than 100 police and others injured, officials and witnesses said.

World 30 Dec 2005 | 12:00 AM

Ten die as Egyptian police break up Sudan protest

CAIRO (Reuters) - At least 10 Sudanese refugees died and around 50 were injured on Friday when Egyptian police dispersed a three-month sit-in by thousands of Sudanese demanding to be moved to another country, officials said.

World 31 Dec 2005 | 12:00 AM

Egyptian police end protest, 23 Sudanese dead

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian riot police on Friday stormed a protest camp in Cairo set up by thousands of Sudanese refugees, sparking clashes that left 23 Sudanese dead, officials and witnesses said.

World 31 Dec 2005 | 12:00 AM

Egyptian police end protest, 23 Sudanese dead

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian riot police on Friday stormed a protest camp in Cairo set up by thousands of Sudanese refugees, sparking clashes that left 23 Sudanese dead, officials and witnesses said.

World 01 Jan 2006 | 12:00 AM

Groups seek inquiry into Sudanese killed in Egypt

CAIRO (Reuters) - Rights groups demanded on Saturday an inquiry into the conduct of Egyptian police after at least 23 Sudanese refugees were killed at a squatter camp in Cairo.

World 13 Jan 2006 | 12:00 AM

EU ministers vow new moves on migrants

VIENNA (Reuters) - European Union interior ministers took new steps on Friday to harmonise national immigration and asylum policies, including a fresh bid to agree which refugees should be granted shelter in the wealthy bloc.

World 13 Jan 2006 | 12:00 AM

EU ministers vow new steps on asylum

VIENNA (Reuters) - European Union interior ministers pledged on Friday to bring their immigration and asylum policies more into line, launching a fresh attempt to agree which refugees should be granted shelter in the wealthy bloc.

World 22 Jan 2006 | 12:00 AM

U.N. kills four Congo fighters in dissident attack

GOMA, Congo (Reuters) - U.N. peacekeepers killed four Congolese dissident fighters on Sunday, pushing them out of a town they had overrun in a four-day offensive that has forced more than 50,000 people from their homes, a U.N. official said.