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Two children were killed in a fire break out due to gas leak in al-Raed Syrian refugee camp in a Lebanon town on Sunday.
Actress Angelina Jolie, UNHCR Special Envoy has urged children to stand up and to fight for universal human rights.
Somali refugees including women and children have been shot dead aboard a boat on the Red Sea
"95,665 Indian nationals were assisted, evacuated and brought back to India during the last two years," Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh said in a written reply in Rajya Sabha.
The setback happened after a federal judge halted enforcement of the directive that would deny US entry to the wife and child of a Syrian refugee already granted asylum.
The number of unaccompanied minor migrants also remained very high: some 1,670 lone children were registered among the new arrivals up to February 27.
An Israeli army spokeswoman said one settler was lightly wounded in the clashes after Palestinians tried to block the access road to the settlement.
Merkel, who faces elections in September, has been under intense pressure to reduce the number of asylum seekers coming to Germany
More than 100,000 people have fled a single county in South Sudan in just three months as civil war continues amid warnings of genocide.
The Israeli defense body COGAT said al-Hindi was elected to Hamas' politburo in a secret vote this month, though al-Hindi denied that.
Since coming to power in late 2015, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government has resettled 40,000 Syrian refugees.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe made the comments during a visit to Australia in which he discussed with his Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull co-operation on combating people smuggling.
Trudeau said that Canada has always understood that keeping Canadians safe is one of the fundamental responsibilities of any government.
The Conservative government has placed a limit on the number of lone child refugees it will accept into the country, citing fears that people traffickers were exploiting the system.
Bangladesh is seeking international support for its plan to relocate the Rohingya to Thengar Char in the Bay of Bengal.