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Source: DW

South Sudanese refugees face uncertain future in Ethiopia

Saturday 11:44 GMT

"When you compare the number of refugees with the service, it is less than the standards set out by the UN commission for refugees (UNHCR)," Negese Demesa, the regional coordinator for refugees explains as he shows us around the camp. "More people means fewer resources.

With the conflict in South Sudan showing no signs of abating, it remains unclear how and when they will be integrated into Ethiopian society.

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Source: The Guradian

Carla Kogelman's best photograph: children playing on a swing

Friday 06:04 GMT

Martin, who is on the swing with the girls, and his brother Christian, whose hands and feet peek out from behind them – are their friends who spend their summers at the farm, too.

That’s how I choose not only to depict children in my work, but also how I want to relate to them in everyday life: as human beings, as equals.

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Source: ABC News

Under Trump, more kids separated at border than originally estimated: Report

Friday 19:05 GMT

Under President Donald Trump's administration, thousands more kids may have been separated from their parents at the border than was previously thought, according to an internal government report released Thursday, with a "steep increase" of such cases a year before "zero tolerance" began.

While the government has identified some 2,700 children were separated in 2018 under zero tolerance, "thousands of children may have been separated during an influx that began in 2017" before a federal judge ordered the government to reunite the families, the report found. "Zero-tolerance" was a policy announced in spring 2018 by then-Attorney General Jeff Sessions that mandated adults were prosecuted for trying to enter the country illegally.

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Source: DW

Belgium can't keep 'Islamic State' fighters' families out

Saturday 21:49 GMT

Thomas Renard, a counter-terrorism expert with Belgium's Egmont Institute who specializes in foreign fighters, thinks Belgians opposed to bringing back the detained families are short-sighted.

Send Facebook Twitter google+ Whatsapp Tumblr linkedin stumble Digg reddit Newsvine. But in late December a court ruled in favor of two Belgian women, Bouchra Abouallal and Tatiana Wielandt, who are being held in the Al-Hol refugee camp in Syria with their six children.

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Source: Global News

Mom charged with child endangerment after video shows 2-year-old in car seat falling out of moving vehicle

Saturday 12:39 GMT

Authorities have formally charged a Minnesota mother after video shows her two-year-old daughter falling out of a moving vehicle onto a roadway while strapped in a car seat.

Maimuna Hassan of Mankato, Minn., was charged Thursday with child endangerment, failing to properly secure a child passenger restraint and a misdemeanor driver’s licence violation. Police in Mankato responded to a call on Monday reporting a child in the middle of a roadway after the toddler, still strapped to a car seat, had toppled out of the car as it rounded a bend in the road.

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Source: BBC

Fortnite predator 'groomed children in-game'

Saturday 19:59 GMT

A 41-year-old man accused of using the hit video game Fortnite to initiate sexual activity with children has been arrested in Florida.

It advised parents to turn off the game's voice chat system but warned that the text messaging feature could not be disabled.

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Source: Fox News

Facebook shocker: Unsealed docs will detail how social media giant made money off children

Saturday 17:14 GMT

Those documents are expected to detail how Facebook made money off children without ongoing and clear consent from a parent or guardian.

Facebook will surely be bracing itself for some fresh backlash from the public next week following a number of revealing legal documents being unsealed. Those documents are expected to detail how Facebook made money off children without ongoing and clear consent from a parent or guardian.

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