In Iraq, Angelina Jolie Says World Failing to Address CrisisJolie, actress and envoy to UN refugee agency, 'shocked' by Syrian and Iraqi refugee camp conditions, says situation worsening.
Global Displaced Persons Highest Since World War TwoUN report through 2013 finds 'quantum leap' in number of displaced persons, breaks 50 million for first time since WWII.
UN Debates UNRWA Perpetuation of 'Palestinian Refugees'Discussion held about UN org that focuses on 'Palestinians,' grants 'inherited' refugee status and reportedly radicalizes kids.
UNHCR Blasts Israel: They Are Refugees, Not Illegal AliensUN criticizes Israel’s policy towards illegal immigrants, says they should not be detained and their refugee requests be considered.
Syria Report Reveals Refugee Children's Bleak FutureUNHCR report finds half of the 2.2 million Syrian refugees are children, many working to support family instead of being in school.
World Bank, Lebanon Work on Syrian Refugee Aid FundThe World Bank is working with Lebanon to set up a fund to manage donor aid for more than half a million Syrian refugees in the country.
UN: 4 Million People Are Displaced Inside SyriaThe UN says some four million Syrians are displaced inside the country and in dire need of international help.
Syria Loses as Refugee Count Hits One MillionThe United Nations says the number of Syrian refugees fleeing the country has hit the one million mark, as the nation is turned to rubble.
In Largest Appeal Ever, UN Asks for $1.5 Billion for SyriaIn it's appeal for $1.5 billion in aid, UN paints grim picture of regional effects of inaction in response to Syrian crisis.
UN: Up to 700K Syrian Refugees by Year's EndThe United Nations agency for refugees is predicting that up to 700,000 Syrians will flee their homes to other lands by the year's end.
Conference Highlights "Hypocrisy" of Arab Refugee StatusShould my great-grand-daughter, who lives in England, also be entitled to refugee status because I was driven out of Germany in 1939?
Jordan: $700M Needed to House Syrian RefugeesJordanian officials told reporters Saturday they need $700 million to continue to house incoming Syrian refugees pouring across the border.
Syria's 'Bloody Saturday' Death Toll Hits 440Nearly 450 people died Saturday on the bloodiest day of the savage civil war fought by Syrian Army troops and opposition forces.
Number of Syrian Refugees Rises to 200,000The United Nations refugee agency says more than 200,000 Syrian refugees have fled to neighboring countries.
Syrian UNHRC Envoy Defects as UN Aid Official Heads to SyriaAs UN humanitarian chief Valarie Amos heads to Syria, Geneva-based UN human rights envoy Danny Al-Baaj announced he would abandon Assad.
UN Watch Denounces UNHRC Unbalanced 'Settlement' ProbeUN watchdog group expressed concern over 'unbalanced' UNHRC panel probing Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.
Syrian Refugees Begin to Overwhelm JordanJordan is beginning to become overwhelmed by the influx of Syrians fleeing the growing civil war in their country.
Ayalon to UN: 'End Unequal Treatment of Refugees'Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon called on the United Nations Thursday to end inequality in the treatment of Jewish and Arab refugees.