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The Saudi teen who fled her family and led a viral Twitter campaign was just granted asylum in Canada
Rahaf al-Qunun, a Saudi teenager who ran away from her family and secured refugee status from the UN, has been granted asylum in Canada.
Hassan Al-Kontar's nightmare began on March 7, and found himself trapped in the transit area of Kuala Lumpur International Airport.
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The Trump administration admitted the lowest number of refugees the US has accepted 40 years — here’s what people go through to make it to...
The Trump administration took in just 22,491 refugees in the entire 2018 fiscal year — that's fewer than half the 45,000 cap the administration set last year, according to State Department data. For 2019, Trump has dropped the refugee cap to just 30,000.
Memphis Grizzlies big man Marc Gasol has been putting his offseason to good use by volunteering on a boat to help rescue refugees who have become lost at sea while fleeing to Europe.
At least 1,178 migrants have died worldwide in 2018 through May 28.
Hassan al-Kontar's newfound residence at Kuala Lumpur's airport has been brought on by many years of struggling to secure a better life abroad as a Syrian citizen. He told Business Insider that his story is not just about him, but also about the plight of millions of Syrian asylum seekers worldwide.
Israel is suspending a deal to resettle 16,000 African migrants to Western countries — hours after signing it
Israel announced earlier in the day it had reached an agreement with the UN to move over 16,000 migrants to countries like Germany, Italy and Canada.
Colombian immigration officials say there are nearly 600,000 Venezuelans in the country — double the number six months ago.
Dozens of refugees held in camps near Australia are finally heading to the US, despite Trump’s objections
The refugee resettlements come as the full picture of immigration reform in the US remains in flux.