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FOCUS-Eritrea ‘poison pill’ complicates miner Lundin’s aspirations -sources

VANCOUVER/TORONTO, May 17 (Reuters) – The weak human rights
record of one of Africa’s poorest countries is coming between
Lundin Mining Corp and its pursuit of a prized European
copper and gold asset.

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UPDATE 1-U.N. resumes refugee evacuations from Libya to Niger

TRIPOLI, May 9 (Reuters) – The U.N. refugee agency is
resuming evacuations of migrants from Libya with a flight of 132
mostly Eritrean refugees and asylum seekers to Niger for
resettlement in third countries.

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U.N. resumes refugee evacuations from Libya to Niger

TRIPOLI, May 9 (Reuters) – The U.N. refugee agency resumed
evacuations of migrants from Libya on Tuesday, flying 132 mostly
Eritrean refugees and asylum seekers to Niger for resettlement
in third countries.

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RPT-INSIGHT-"Let them work!": German business advocates for rejected asylum seekers

* Government wants to address problem, but full amnesty
unlikely

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Media-bashing by politicians a threat to democracies, RSF warns

PARIS, April 25 (Reuters) – Western political leaders
encouraging hostility towards the media are playing with fire
and posing an increasing threat to democracies, Reporters
Without Borders (RSF) warned on Wednesday in its annual index of
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EU gave asylum to more than half a million refugees in 2017 – stats office

BRUSSELS, April 19 (Reuters) – The European Union gave
asylum to more than half a million refugees in 2017, its
statistics office Eurostat said on Thursday, with Germany taking
in more than 60 percent.

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Athletics-New, relaxed Farah ready to mix it in the marathon

LONDON, April 17 (Reuters) – Whether months of 120 miles-a-week altitude training will be enough to transform Mo Farah into a world-class marathon runner will be revealed on the streets of London on Sunday but the switch already seems to have transform… Continue reading

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Teen refugees can apply for families to join them in EU – court

LUXEMBOURG, April 12 (Reuters) – Refugees who enter the
European Union alone as minors can apply to be reunited with
their families, even if they reach legal adulthood before the
end of the process, the EU’s top court ruled on Thursday.

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CORRECTED-Israel frees detained migrants set for Rwanda after relocation deal collapses

SAHARONIM DETENTION CENTRE, Israel, April 4 (Reuters) -
I srael on Wednesday released from detention a small group of
African migrants who had been awaiting deportation after the
collapse of an international deal to send them to Rwanda.

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Swiss may try to expel Eritreans whose asylum bids fail – TV

ZURICH, April 4 (Reuters) – Switzerland could try to expel
as many as 3,200 Eritreans whose requests for asylum fail,
marking a major policy switch in a country that has granted
thousands temporary refuge, broadcaster SRF reported on
Wednesday.

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