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No-one is illegal

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Universal Declaration of Human Rights - Article 14. (1) Everyone has the right to seek and to enjoy in other countries asylum from persecution.

This community is for sharing news on refugee issues around the world. News stories, actions, and personal accounts all welcome.

Rules:
  1. Use the lj-cut tag if reposting news articles.
  2. Keep on-topic ... and respectful.
  3. Don't assume that everyone reading this community lives in the same country as you, or knows as much about your country as you do.
  4. Usual things to avoid: sexism, racism, homophobia, heterosexism, ethnocentrism, classism, and so on.
  5. This community is for people who are for refugees' rights. Therefore, if this isn't your thing, please take complaints elsewhere.
Websites:
Amnesty International
Asylum Aid (UK)
Citizens' Alliance for North Korean Human Rights (South Korea)
Close Dungavel Now (Scotland)
European Council on Refugees and Exiles
Friends of the Refugees Ayrshire (Scotland)
Julian Burnside QC (Australia)
Medical Foundation: caring for victims of torture (UK)
National Coalition of Anti-Deportation Campaigns (UK)
Nauru Wire (Nauru/Australia)
New Internationalist 350: Refugees
Occasional Victories (Ireland)
Positive Action in Housing (Scotland)
Refugee Action (England)
Refugee Council (UK)
Refugees Australia
Rural Australians for Refugees
Scottish Refugee Council
US Committee for Refugees
Volunteers In Support of Asylum Seekers (Australia)
We are all boat people (Australia)
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