Refugee

[Jim Kerr song] `Refugee` is the first track released from Simple Minds founding member and vocalist Jim Kerr`s first solo album Lostboy! AKA Jim Kerr in early 2010, although `Shadowland` was the first official single release from the project. According to Jim Kerr the track was written three years earlier but never had been properly arrang...
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refugee

[n] - an exile who flees for safety
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refugee

According to international law, a person fleeing from oppressive or dangerous conditions (such as political, religious, or military persecution) and seeking refuge in a foreign country. In 1995...
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Refugee

Ref`u·gee' noun [ French réfugié , from se réfugier to take refuge. See Refuge , noun ] 1. One who flees to a shelter, or place of safety. 2. Especially, one who, in times of persecution or political commotion, flees to a foreign power ...
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refugee

noun an exile who flees for safety
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Refugee

• (n.) One who flees to a shelter, or place of safety. • (n.) Especially, one who, in times of persecution or political commotion, flees to a foreign power or country for safety; as, the French refugees who left France after the revocation of the edict of Nantes.
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refugee

any uprooted, homeless, involuntary migrant who has crossed a frontier and no longer possesses the protection of his former government. Prior to the ... [126 related articles]
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refugee

refugee Someone who flees for refuge or safety; especially, to a foreign country, as in time of political upheaval, war, etc. Quotations Illegal Immigrant`s Poem I cross ocean, poor and broke, Take bus, see employment folk. Nice man treat me good in there, Say I need to ...
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refugee

refugee, one who leaves one's native land either because of expulsion or to escape persecution. The legal problem of accepting refugees is discussed under asylum; this article considers only mass dislocations and the organizations that help refugees.Sections in this article:IntroductionThe Rise of I...
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Refugee

Any person who is outside any country of such person's nationality or, in the case of a person having no nationality, is outside any country in which such person last habitually resided, and who is unable or unwilling to return to, and is unable or unwilling to avail himself or herself of the protection of, that country because of persecution or a ...
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Refugee

(n) Refugee is the person who has fled form his native country for reasons of political or natural unrest, war, starvation, threat of prosecution etc., to another sovereign with an intention to permanently settle there or getting citizenship or asylum.
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refugee

According to international law, a person fleeing from oppressive or dangerous conditions (such as political, religious, or military persecution) and seeking refuge in a foreign country. In 1995 there were an estimated 27 million refugees worldwide; their resettlement and welfare is the responsibi...
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Refugee

A refugee is a person who: `owing to a well-founded fear of being persecuted for reasons of race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group, or political opinion, is outside the country of his nationality, and is unable to or, owing to such fear, is unwilling to avail himself of the protection of that country` (1951 Convention)...
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Refugee

For refugee status, an applicant applies outside the United States and must meet the same standard of persecution as an asylum applicant. As a practical matter, it is much more difficult to win refugee status based on being LGBT or HIV positive than to win asylum.
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Refugee

[Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers song] `Refugee` is a song recorded by American rock band Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. It was released in January 1980 as the second single from their album Damn the Torpedoes. It peaked at #15 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart in 1980. The song is in compound AABA form. ==Notable covers== It was cov...
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Refugee

[disambiguation] A refugee is a person who has left their home country under threat of their life, and cannot or will not return there. Refugee or Refugees may also refer to: == See also == ...
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Refugee

A refugee is a person who is outside their home country because they have suffered (or feared) persecution on account of race, religion, nationality, political opinion, or because they are a member of a persecuted social category of persons or because they are fleeing a war. Such a person may be called an `asylum seeker{`} until recognized by th.....
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Refugee

A person who has a well-founded fear of persecution if he/she should return to his/her home country. He/she applies to come to the United States in another country and enters the United States as a refugee. See the DHS, USCIS website Refugee information to learn more.
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Refugee

In the context of U.S. immigration law, people who have been allowed to live in the United States indefinitely to protect them from persecution in their home countries. Refugees get their status before coming to the U.S.and may, after one year, apply for U.S. green cards. (See also: asylum)
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