A SYRIAN artist who came to live in Scotland as a refugee has donated some of his work to a charity auction to thank those who helped him.
Nihad Al Turk, who had won awards for his artwork in Syria, came to Edinburgh in 2015 on the first flight for refugees from Lebanon.
Thursday 23rd Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Today people are marching in cities across Europe, in London, Glasgow and Cardiff, to protect those who need our care
Saturday 18th Mar 2017
AUSTRALIAN senators heard yesterday that Washington has yet to send security officers to vet refugees held on Pacific islands for resettlement.
US President Donald Trump has reluctantly agreed to honour a pledge by predecessor Barack Obama to accept up to 1,250 refugees refused entry...
Tuesday 28th Feb 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
by Felicity Collier
FIVE thousand Syrian refugees have now been settled in Britain — just a quarter of the number promised by the government two years ago, according to new figures yesterday.
Ministers pledged to take in 20,000 Syrians fleeing civil war by 2020...
Friday 24th Feb 2017
THE bodies of scores of refugees drowned in the latest tragedy in the Mediterranean washed ashore in Libya on Monday.
Libyan Red Crescent spokesman Mohammed al-Misrati said yesterday that the bodies were found near the western city of Zawiya, adding he feared more may have...
Wednesday 22nd Feb 2017
A Ugandan refugee and gang rape victim, Erioth Mwesigwa escaped to Britain. But the government locked her up in Yarl’s Wood. Elizabeth Tswana and Anna Cross tell her harrowing story
Friday 17th Feb 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
Euro 2004 winner Nikopolidis’s team bringing people together
Thursday 16th Feb 2017
posted by Morning Star in Sport
by Bethany Rielly
POLICE in Paris have been threatening refugees sleeping rough with tear gas and even taking blankets off them in sub-zero weather.
Research by the Refugee Rights Data Project, published in the Independent at the weekend, reveals that more than half of...
Tuesday 14th Feb 2017
The shocking state of Britain’s housing for refugees
Tuesday 31st Jan 2017
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
Canada and Italy welcome rejected refugees