Defying internment and increasing repression, Sudanese and other refugees in Israel are taking matters into their own hands.
Health ministry inspectors recently poured bleach on food in a restaurant run by refugees.
The UN’s refugee agency warns that Eritreans could be ill-treated if sent back home.
The United States accused its close ally Qatar of funding the Al-Shabab militia in Somalia, newly released diplomatic cables reveal.
The extraordinary claim was made in a 26 October 2009 meeting between Ambassador Susan Rice, the US Permanent Representative to the United Nations and her Turkish counterpart Ambassador Ertugul Apakan. A US diplomatic cable of minutes of the meeting was leaked by Wikileaks on 24 August.
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