Refugees

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The number of official Syrian refugees has passed three million, tripling in a year, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees announced on Friday, calling the crisis "the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era." The figures come only from registered refugees, so the total amount is likely to be significantly higher, the agency said...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
United Nations officials are sounding alarm at the toll the escalating crisis...
Max Ocean, editorial intern
Young boys sleep in a detention center where hundreds of mostly Central American children are being held (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, Pool)
In response to mounting political pressure to address the crisis in U.S-Mexico...