International
2019 Jun 20 Thu, 09:14:10 am

UAE Press: Displaced people deserve solace, not hatred

ABU DHABI, 20th June, 2019 (WAM) -- A UAE newspaper has said that the world community cannot anymore afford to turn a blind eye after the UN refugee agency announced that a record of 71 million people have now been displaced worldwide by war, persecution and other violence. "Collective and effective global measures to tackle the root causes of displacements are essential without delay as the plight and number of displaced people is multiplying rapidly," said The Gulf Today in an editorial on Thursday, adding...