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UNHCR seeks comments on two new guidelines

UNHCR is seeking comments on two new proposed guidelines, one on Article 1D and its application to Palestinian refugees, and the other on the definition of ‘habitual residence’. The deadline for submission is 9 January 2015. All stakeholders, including States, other UN and … Continue reading

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UNHCR publishes Guidelines on asylum applications by persons avoiding military service

Om 3 December 2013, UNHCR published new Guidelines on claims for refugee status by deserters and persons avoiding service in State armed forces, as well as forced recruitment by non-State armed groups. UNHCR states that new guidelines are necessary because … Continue reading

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