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S.Sudan president vows aid access to famine-hit areas

JUBA, Feb 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - South Sudan's President Salva Kiir vowed Tuesday the government would ensure aid could reach areas hit by famine after three years of war t...More...

Canada to welcome 1,200 Yezidi refugees from Iraq

OTTAWA, Feb 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Canada will resettle 1,200 Yezidi
refugees who faced persecution by the Islamic State group, the immigration minister said Tuesday.

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Mexican migrant kills self after third deportation from US

TIJUANA, Mexico, Feb 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - With just a plastic bag of
belongings in his hand, a Mexican man who was deported from the United States Tuesday promptly kil...More...

US targets millions in sweeping deportation plan

WASHINGTON, Feb 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The Trump administration issued tough new orders Tuesday for a sweeping crackdown on illegal immigrants, putting nearly all of the c...More...

Bodies of 74 migrants wash up on Libya beach: Red Crescent

TRIPOLI, Feb 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The bodies of 74 migrants who drowned in the Mediterranean trying to reach Europe have washed up on a beach west of the Libyan capital, the Red Crescent said Tuesday....More...

Trump names H.R. McMaster as national security advisor

WASHINGTON, Feb 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Donald Trump tapped respected Army lieutenant general H.R. McMaster as his national security advisor Monday, hoping to course correct...More...