US$2 bn more needed for Syrian refugees: UNHCR

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(Geneva) - UN refugee agency said that more than US$2 billion more is needed by the end of this year to meet the urgent needs of Syrian refugees. Donors have contributed more than US$4.1 billion to successive regional response plans since…

Number of Syrian Refugees Tops 700,000

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(Geneva) - More than 700,000 Syrian refugees have registered or are awaiting registration in neighbouring countries as the conflict in their war-torn nation spirals further out of control, the UN refugee agency said. "We ve had a huge push…