Tag : United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
title : Pakistani Christian Denied Refugee Status Dies in Detention Center in Thailand
summary : A Pakistani Christian refugee who was not given proper medical attention died at a detention center in Thailand on Saturday. His case is yet another display of neglect for Pakistani Christian asylum seekers by the Thai government and the UNHCR.
date : May 31, 2017 11:35 AM EDT
title : Angelina Jolie: Refugee Policy Should Be Based on 'Facts, Not Fear'
summary : American filmmaker, actress and humanitarian Angelina Jolie, who also serves as a special envoy of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, stated in an opinion-editorial in the New York Times Thursday it is simply not true that U.S. borders are overrun, or that refugees are admitted to the United States without close scrutiny.
date : Feb 03, 2017 07:39 AM EST