The US President seemed to dismantle two decades of foreign policy in his press conference with Benjamin Netanyahu.
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When the history books are written, David Cameron's lacklustre record on refugees will haunt him.
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Baden-Württemberg’s federal administration is alone in providing care for Yazidi women and children who have survived war crimes and sexual violence.
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Refugee children are increasingly being forgotten once they arrive on the continent.
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The local Londis has ordered in pumpkin seeds after a special request from the Isle of Bute's new arrivals.
A letter from Bahrain.
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