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Nation 07 Sep 2005 | 12:00 AM

UNHCR meets displaced Thais

A delegation from the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) office in Kuala Lumpur has met the 131 Thai Muslims who sought temporary shelter here.

Nation 17 Jul 2008 | 12:00 AM

Russian and Ukrainian have fake passports and UNHCR cards

A Russian and a Ukrainian have been arrested on suspicion of being involved in intelligence activities as well as for possession of fake passports and UNHCR (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees) cards.

World 14 Oct 2008 | 12:00 AM

More than 150,000 flee latest Congo fighting - UNHCR

GENEVA (Reuters) - More than 150,000 people have fled fighting between government forces and rebels in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo in the past six weeks, the United Nations refugee agency UNHCR said on Tuesday.

World 14 Oct 2008 | 12:00 AM

More than 150,000 flee latest Congo fighting - UNHCR

GENEVA (Reuters) - More than 150,000 people have fled fighting between government forces and rebels in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo in the past six weeks, the United Nations refugee agency UNHCR said on Tuesday.

World 24 Nov 2017 | 6:47 PM

Conditions not yet in place for safe Rohingya returns - UNHCR

GENEVA (Reuters) - Conditions in Myanmar's northern Rakhine state "are not in place to enable safe and sustainable returns" of more than 600,000 Rohingya refugees who fled violence to Bangladesh since late August, the United Nations refugee agency UNHCR said on Friday.

Nation 30 Aug 2017 | 12:00 AM

No arbitrary UNHCR cards for Rohingya, says DPM

BAGAN DATUK: Malaysia will not arbitrarily issue United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) cards to Rohingya who seek refuge in the country, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.

Nation 05 Jul 2017 | 4:16 AM

UNHCR to organise Marketplace event in conjunction with World Refugee Day

KUALA LUMPUR: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is bringing the private sector and non-governmental organisations working with refugees together this Saturday in conjunction with World Refugee Day.

World 27 Jul 2016 | 12:16 AM

Costa Rica to temporarily take in migrants at risk - UNHCR

SAN JOSE (Reuters) - Costa Rica will temporarily receive migrants at risk of persecution in Central America, an official with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said on Tuesday.

World 15 Sep 2015 | 7:30 PM

UNHCR expects refugees to find new route avoiding Hungary

GENEVA (Reuters) - A new route for refugees seeking asylum in the European Union is likely to open up as Hungary restricts entry, diverting thousands of migrants daily through other countries, UNHCR spokeswoman Melissa Fleming said on Tuesday.

World 15 Sep 2015 | 9:50 PM

Hungary's new border rules 'alarming' - UNHCR

ROSZKE, Hungary (Reuters) - Elements of Hungary's new border rules are "really alarming", the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) said on Tuesday, expressing concern at the time devoted to assessing asylum seekers and their return to Serbia.