Ukrainians became the second largest group of refugees in the United States

As a child in the 70s and 80s in Ukraine, which at that time was part of the USSR, Galina Davidyuk often suffered from humiliation from classmates and teachers, because she was an evangelist. And her father was serving a sentence in prison for his religion. By…

Italians accept Samuel L. Jackson and Magic Johnson for refugees

Users of the social network Facebook in Italy began to actively disseminate photos of two "refugees" sitting on a bench with bags from the Prada boutique, providing them with angry comments about the Italian government for keeping refugees. It soon became clear that the photo was actually not ...

The United States will no longer accept refugees this year.

The State Department announced Wednesday, July 12, that the country has already met the 50 refugee limit for the fiscal year. Each year, the limit is set by the president. President Obama increased it from 85000 in 2016 to 110 in ...

During Trump’s presidency, the number of refugees has halved

The number of refugees who came to the United States in the first three months of Donald Trump's presidency has almost halved compared to the last months of Barack Obama's presidency. This is evidenced by statistics released by the Department of Homeland Security based on information provided by the State Department. So,…

A robot lawyer challenging 160 thousands of fines now advises refugees

DoNotPay Robot Attorney provides free legal aid to refugees seeking asylum in the US, Canada and the UK. DoNotPay, the chatbot that has challenged 160 parking tickets, can now help refugees apply for asylum using Facebook Messenger. Originally DoNotPay, created by ...

7 amazing facts about refugees

Photo: depositphotos.com Refugees have long been viewed with apprehension, fearing that they could pose a threat to national security, despite the fact that they undergo rigorous checks for many years. Here are 7 surprising facts you might not know about refugees. When the government pays for the resettlement of refugees in the United States, this is ...

A couple of refugees remained in Ukraine without work and housing because of Trump's decree

Yuriy Karpenko expected that his wife's parents Georgy and Larisa Gabliy, who received refugee status in the United States, would fly to Seattle from Ukraine in mid-February. However, they, like about 20 thousand other refugees, will not be able to enter the United States after the blockade ...

Canada is ready to accept refugees who were not allowed in the US

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced his readiness to accept refugees from Muslim countries, who, in accordance with the decree of US President Donald Trump, are temporarily prohibited from entering the United States. Trudeau wrote about this on his Facebook page. “Canadians ...

Trump will introduce a ban on the entry of refugees and citizens of 7 countries

US President Donald Trump may sign executive orders on Wednesday, including a temporary ban on the entry of most refugees and a suspension of visas for citizens of Syria and 6 other Middle Eastern and African countries, congressmen and immigration specialists told Reuters. ...

Barack Obama plans to accept even more refugees in the US

US President Barack Obama has set a goal to host 110 refugees in the United States during fiscal 2017, which is about 10 more than originally planned and 30% more than this year, Voice of America writes. About the set ...

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