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Hungary To Levy Tax On Aid Groups Supporting Immigrants

BUDAPEST – Hungary stepped up its anti-immigration measures on Thursday with plans to introduce a 25 percent special tax on aid groups which support migration....

We Dont Share Certain Values France Says Of Us Migrant Policy

PARIS – Europe and the United States do not share the same values, France’s government spokesman said on Tuesday as outrage grows over the Trump...

Philippine Troops Clash With Remnants Of Defeated Islamist Group

MANILA – Philippine troops have clashed with remnants of a pro-Islamic State militant group that held a southern city for five months last year, the army said on...

Un Special Envoy Jolie Meets Syrian Refugees In Northern Iraq

DOMIZ CAMP, Iraq – U.N. refugee agency special envoy Angelina Jolie on Sunday visited a camp for Syrian refugees in northern Iraq to drum up support for those...

Unhcr Special Envoy Jolie Visits Mosul Urges Support For Rebuilding

ERBIL, Iraq – U.N. refugee agency special envoy Angelina Jolie visited Mosul in northern Iraq on Saturday and urged the international community not to forget...

Un Sees Movement In Syria Talks Us Weighing In

GENEVA – U.S. officials will join talks in Geneva later this month on forming a Syrian constitutional committee, U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura told reporters...

Mali Islamists Release Video Of French And Colombian Hostages

DAKAR – An al Qaeda affiliate in Mali has released a video of a French aid worker and a Colombian nun kidnapped in separate incidents in 2016 and 2017, according...

Understaffing Shouting Matches Mar Afghan Poll Preparations

KABUL – Infighting, a lack of expertise and unfilled vacancies within Afghanistan’s election body raise doubts about whether polls planned this year can be...

Haiti Withdraws Oxfam Great Britains Right To Operate After Misconduct Scandal

PORT-AU-PRINCE – Haiti’s government on Wednesday said it was withdrawing Oxfam Great Britain’s right to operate in the Caribbean country after...

Qatar Extends 500 Million Aid Package To Jordan Official

AMMAN – The Gulf state of Qatar has extended a $500 mln aid package to Jordan that includes investments, project finance and job opportunities for Jordanians, an...

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