stateless person

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a person forced to flee from home or country

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Perhaps the most notable contribution of the Convention was to provide an international law definition of "stateless person" as one who is "not considered as a national by any State under the operation of its law." (78) However, the 1954 Convention did envision the group of stateless persons protected as somewhat limited.
Today, 144 countries have signed the two treaties related to statelessness -- the 1954 UN Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons and the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, UNHCR said in a statement.
An Emirati police lieutenant said they found a video on the mobile phone of the stateless person showing them assaulting the teen.
The UNHCR experts are of the opinion that there would be very little chance of a terrorist or fugitive to pose as a stateless person.
acquiring another, being born to a stateless person, marriage or
Hadaa Arlen says when he arrived in Russia, he destroyed his residence permit of a stateless person in the territory of Kyrgyzstan.
Broken down, of those who received subsidiary protection in Cyprus, 1,600 were Syrians, 65 Iraqis, and 60 were stateless persons.
At the end of 2014, the population of refugees, pending asylum cases and stateless persons made up just 0.24% of the population.
AE[currency]KABAT (CyHAN)- It is planned to hold an international conference on migration and stateless persons in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, in June, a message from Turkmenistan government said on April 29.
He said that Yemen needed to enhance the legal protection for displaced people and refugees through the ratification of the convention relating to the status of stateless persons and the convention on the reduction of statelessness.
THE Immigrant Council of Ireland has called for clear procedures and guidelines to be introduced for stateless persons living here.
The bailout of the refuges and stateless people was possible through the help of TCR's Refugee and Stateless Persons Freedom Fund.
This was needed at the time with many thousands of stateless persons.
Summary: Riyadh, Muharram 26, 1432, Jan 01, 2011, SPA-- The Ministry of Interior cautioned today Saudi citizens and residents traveling to Azerbaijan that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Azerbaijan has made some amendments to visa regulations for foreigners and stateless persons entering Azerbaijan...