Discrimination against Christians? Refugee Policies of UNHCR and U.K.

Manfred Karl Böhm (Editor- Christian Affairs Europe) OCP News Service - 17/8/18 U.K.: Christians and other minorities such as Yazidis from the Middle East do not seem to be very welcome in the U.K. UNHCR recently recommended 1,358 Syrians for refugee resettlement among which only four were Christians. U.K. accepted 1,112 Syrians, but no Christians. In 2016, ...

The Unheard Plea of Christian Refugees in Thailand

OCP News Service - 18/8/16 During the second week of August 2016, the Public Relations and Information Services Dept. of Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE received the below email from Mr. Shahbaz Latif, a Pakistani Christian Refugee living in Thailand. Those willing to help him and his family can reach them at - messiah58507@gmail.com The Plea from Shahbaz Latif  I am Shahbaz Latif ...

Sweden to Help Displaced Iraqis Face Winter

18/12/2014 Stockholm (AINA) -- The Swedish government decided on Tuesday to allocate 40 million SEK (5.2 million USD) for humanitarian aid to displaced persons in Iraq. Sweden has now contributed a total of 190 million SEK since the beginning of 2014, making the small Nordic country one of the top donors to Iraq. The aid will ...

The refugees with nowhere to turn: Syrian Christians share their stories

SyndiGate.info 5/8/2012 George is wounded but he has no scars. It’s pain of an emotional kind that ails him. He feels scorned and humiliated, like a man who ended up on the bad side of a deal through no fault of his own. A Christian from Homs, Syria, George, who won’t give his last name out of fear, ...