Puerto Rico’s economic decline and, now bankruptcy, has triggered an astonishing exodus as thousands flee the commonwealth in *search of economic opportunity in the Continental US, Bloomberg.. Zero Hedge
Tens of thousands of people have fled the besieged Philippine city of Marawi, amid fierce clashes between government forces and Islamist militants. Foreign fighters are said to be among the extremists.. Source: Euronews English -
The Iraqi Federal Police said on May 11 that its forces had advanced into the north of Mosul city, days after opening a new front in that area in their fight against Islamic State.Amid the advances,.. Source: Storyful Studio -
As Iraqi security forces enter their final phase of the Mosul campaign, thousands of residents continue to flee the northern city.
According to the United Nations, 22,000 people have fled Mosul in the.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
People fleeing South Sudan's brutal civil war have streamed across the border to Uganda, where the Bidi Bidi camp now hosts more than 270,000 people. It's become the biggest refugee camp in the world. NPR
Tens of thousands of people are fleeing western Mosul to escape fighting with ISIS. U.S.-backed Iraqi forces launched an offensive to push the Islamic militants out of the western half of the city last.. CBS News
As the pace of the battle with Islamic State militants accelerates, so too does the crisis for Mosul families. More than a quarter-million people have fled their homes since operations started to.. VOA News