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a person forced to flee from home or country

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Hassan Saleh (Benue-APC) on the 'need to investigate the untoward activities going on in various Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in Nigeria.
This Emergency Grant Aid is to provide humanitarian assistance for rebuilding the living condition, including provision of electricity generators, water purifiers, fuel and plastic containers, in the sites for resettlement of the returned displaced persons in the Northern part of Rakhine state in Myanmar.
The head of state noted that new townships, settlements for internally displaced persons will be built this year.
Demanding a meeting with President Nicos Anastasiades, protestors say around 500 displaced persons were approved as eligible to receive land from the state during the administration of former President Demetris Christofias.
New Delhi [India], November 25 ( ANI ): India has sent relief material for distribution amongst the displaced persons in Myanmar's restive Rakhine State.
According to FATA Disaster Management Authority , 320,000 families of Temporarily Displaced Persons have gone back to their areas.
This has been stated in an annual report presented to the Assembly's Third Committee, by the Special Rapporteur on Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons, Cecilia Jimenez' Damary.
According to the report, 946,044 formerly displaced persons had returned to their homes, while 280,623 foreign refugees, mainly from Somalia and Ethiopia, were still in Yemen.
Drawing on interviews conducted for her doctoral thesis, the author describes the story of displaced persons who migrated from postwar camps in Central and Eastern Europe to Australia after World War II to increase the countryAEs population and solve a postwar labor shortage, focusing on those who arrived through the United NationsAE International Refugee Organization scheme.
IRBIL, May 13 (KUNA) -- Former Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari Saturday extolled Kuwait's humanitarian aid to internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Iraqi Kurdistan Region.
April 1, April 2017 (WAU) - The mayor of Wau municipal council, Mel Aleu has directed all humanitarian agencies operating in Wau town to suspend the distribution of food except water and medical facilities to displaced persons at the Episcopal Church compound.
The decision to send back displaced persons of Zakha Khel, Aka Khel, Kamar Khel, Stori Khel and Adam Khel tribes of Bara tehsil was taken at a grand Jirga held at Khyber House among political administration officials and elders and maliks of these tribes.
DIKWA (TAP) - Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up in an Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in the city of Dikwa in northeastern Nigeria, killing at least 70 people and wounding another 150.
On the left, refugees and displaced persons arrive in Schleswig-Holstein in Germany, 1945.
The UNMISS Relief, Reintegration and Protection (RRP) Officer Norbert Niyodusenga says continued unrest across southern Unity State has driven more internally displaced persons into the state, and thousands are still arriving because of lack of food.