A refugee, according to the Geneva Convention on Refugees   is a person who is outside their country of citizenship because they have well-founded grounds for ...
We are the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants. For over 100 years, we have advanced the rights and lives of those who have been forcibly or voluntarily uprooted.
noun 1. a person who flees for refuge or safety, especially to a foreign country, as in time of political upheaval, war, etc. 2. political refugee.
Refugees in the News. Despite war at home, more Syrian refugees return from Iraq; UNHCR concerned about the conditions of refugees and migrants in Calais and ...
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A comprehensive overview of refugees and the refugee situation around the world. Also includes information about Internally Displaced Persons.
Refugees. Individuals who leave their native country for social, political, or religious reasons, or who are forced to leave as a result of any type of disaster ...
Refugee definition, a person who flees for refuge or safety, ... refugees from Rwanda (as modifier): a refugee camp, a refugee problem; Derived Forms .
Thousands of refugees have fled the area. <refugees began returning to their homeland after years of political unrest and war>