Resettlement

IOM Egypt Supports the Resettlement of Refugees from Egypt to Portugal

Cairo/Lisbon, 17 December 2018The UN Migration Agency (IOM Egypt) and the Embassy of Portugal successfully facilitated the resettlement of 33 refugees of several nationalities such as Syrian, Somali, Sudanese and South Sudanese from Egypt to Portugal. A group of 26 individuals boarded a flight from Cairo on the 17th of December, transited in Frankfurt and landed in Lisbon. While another group of 7 individuals traveled on 18th of December, transited in Istanbul and landed in Lisbon, Portugal.

 

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UN Migration Agency (IOM) Operates the Resettlement of Two Hundred and Fifty-Six Refugees to Germany

Cairo/Hannover, Germany, 7 December – UN Migration Agency (IOM) Egypt and the Embassy of Germany successfully facilitated the resettlement of 256 refugees of several nationalities such as Syrian, Iraqi, Somali, Eritrean, Iranian, Sudanese and South Sudanese from Egypt to Germany. The group boarded a charter flight from Cairo on the 7th of December, and landed in Hannover. Another charter flight will be scheduled to depart early 2018.

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