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US, World Powers to Focus on Refugee Crisis at UNGA

The plight of refugees who are pouring into Europe is among the focal points for world leaders convening in New York for the United Nations General Assembly. On Tuesday, leaders of the seven major industrialized democracies, the so-called G7, will hold a forum on refugee and humanitarian issues. On Wednesday, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will host a high-level meeting to discuss the crisis and appeal for a broader international response.    “I know that different...

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