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19 Jul 2017 description
Amnesty urges parties to Arsal security operation "to prioritize the protection of Lebanese residents as well as Syrian refugees in the area and to refrain from using lethal force" if at all possible.
04 Oct 2016 description
Wealthy countries have shown a complete absence of leadership and responsibility, leaving just 10 countries, which account for less than 2.5% of world GDP, to take in 56% of the world’s refugees, said Amnesty.
06 Apr 2016 description
Syrian refugee women and Palestinian refugee women from Syria face risks of serious human rights violations and abuses, including gender-based violence and exploitation, said Amnesty in a new report.
15 Jun 2015 description
World leaders are condemning millions of refugees to an unbearable existence and thousands to death by failing to provide essential humanitarian protection, said Amnesty International in a new report, ahead of World Refugee Day on 20 June.
05 Dec 2014 description
Around 3.8 million refugees are being hosted in Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq and Egypt. Only 1.7 per cent of this number have been offered sanctuary by the rest of the world.
20 Nov 2014 description
Turkey is struggling to meet the most basic needs of Syrian refugees, with hundreds of thousands living in destitution and others facing push-backs and live fire at the border.
20 May 2014 description
According to Amnesty, the situation is so extreme that in some cases refugees have resorted to returning to Syria to receive treatment.