Daily Archives: October 4, 2018

UN: Populist Politics Eroding International Protection for Refugees

The U.N. refugee agency warns populist politics and fear-mongering about immigration are eroding international protection for refugees fleeing conflict and persecution. The UNHCR protection chief spoke about growing protection concerns at the agency’s annual refugee …

Somali Ex-Militant Leader Runs for Political Office

The former No. 2 leader of Somalia-based militant group al-Shabab wants to become president of the country’s South West regional state.
MukhtarRobow, also known as Abu Mansour, made the announcement to hundreds of his supporters …