Rwanda—Hundreds Of Refugees In Libya To Be Relocated Under Accord With A.U., U.N.

New Times | 09/11/2019

Rwanda has reached an agreement with the African Union and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to accommodate refugees and asylum seekers currently being held in Libya, reports the New Times (Kigali). Under the memorandum of understanding signed Tuesday at the A.U. headquarters in Addis Abba, Ethiopia, Rwanda will take refugees and asylum seekers currently held in detention centers in Libya who voluntarily agree to be transferred, said the UNHCR in a release. The...

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