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26 MINS AGO - Yahoo! News

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Priest 'kidnapped in Homs' region of Syria

A priest of the Syriac Catholic Church in the western Syrian city of Homs was kidnapped Thursday along with one of his colleagues, the NGO l'Oeuvre d'Orient told AFP Friday. Father Jacques Mourad was seized with another Christian originating from Aleppo, who was helping the priest. "The priest was kidnapped by three masked people in the early afternoon at his ...

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50 MINS AGO - Associated Press

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Cholera infects 3,000 Burundian refugees, UN calls for help

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — An outbreak of cholera has infected 3,000 people in a Tanzanian border region where refugees from Burundi have massed, the U.N. Refugee Agency said Friday.

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1 HOUR AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Cholera infects 3,000 Burundian refugees; UN call for help

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The U.N. refugee agency says an outbreak of cholera has infected 3,000 people in a Tanzanian border region where refugees from Burundi have massed. UNHCR and its partners appealed for help Friday, saying $207 million is needed to respond to the humanitarian crisis caused by the influx of refugees.

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2 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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EU to propose relocating 40,000 refugees from Italy, Greece

By Francesco Guarascio BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission is set to propose next week that 40,000 asylum seekers who have arrived by boat in Italy and Greece should be relocated across the continent in response to what it considers an emergency situation in both countries. The proposal, revealed to Reuters by an EU source familiar with a draft, follows ...

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2 HOURS AGO - The Guardian

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An extraordinary escape: survivors of migrant boat disaster tell their stories

Eight hundred died when a ship carrying African migrants sunk in the Mediterranean in April. Three young men – among just 28 survivors – recall the journey and how they survivedWhen more than 800 people drowned last month in the Mediterranean’s worst modern shipwreck, Ibrahim Mbalo almost joined the dead at the bottom of the sea. As the boat began ...

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