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October 20, 2017 00:00 UTC
In all, almost 600,000 Rohingya refugees have left northern Rakhine state since Aug. 25 when the UN says the Myanmar army began a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" following insurgent attacks. "So it is absolutely critical that the borders remain open and that protection for children is given and equally that children born in Bangladesh have their birth registered." One in five Rohingya children under the age of five is estimated to be acutely malnourished, requiring medical attention, he said. UNICEF is providing clean water and toilets, and has helped vaccinate children against measles and cholera, which can be deadly, he said. "We repeat the call for the need for protection of all children in Rakhine state, this is an absolute fundamental requirement.
October 20, 2017 00:00 UTC
The plan could slow down refugee admissions even after the end of a 120-day ban on most refugees instituted by the Trump administration while it reviews vetting procedures. A State Department official declined to comment on any refugee vetting processes while the review is underway. Of the nearly 85,000 refugees admitted to the United States in the 2016 fiscal year, about 72 percent were women or children, according to the State Department. Total processing time for refugees to enter the United States now averages about 18 to 24 months, according to the State Department. The US Supreme Court eventually allowed it to go in effect for all refugees except those with close ties to the United States.
October 19, 2017 21:56 UTC
Corsicana, TX (75110)TodayThunderstorms likely in the morning. Then the chance of scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. Winds SE at 10 to 20 mph. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph.
October 19, 2017 21:02 UTC
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October 19, 2017 20:27 UTC
The main opposition in Parliament, Jatiya Party, and two other parties have proposed a government with the parties that have representation in Parliament. The Communist Party of Bangladesh or CPB is among 12 parties that want dissolution of the parliament before the election. The Election Commission, however, does not have the authority to implement these proposals on the polls-time government. EC Acting Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed told bdnews24.com that the talks with the political parties ended 'successfully'. Helal Uddin said the commission will make a report with the agreed proposals under its jurisdiction.
October 19, 2017 19:52 UTC