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Uganda: Information on the treatment of Somali nationals in Uganda since the fall of Siad Barre, whether Uganda offers them refugee or any other status and whether they run the risk of refoulement

Publisher Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Author Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada
Publication Date 1 September 1996
Citation / Document Symbol UGA24892.E
Cite as Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Uganda: Information on the treatment of Somali nationals in Uganda since the fall of Siad Barre, whether Uganda offers them refugee or any other status and whether they run the risk of refoulement, 1 September 1996, UGA24892.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6ab3298.html [accessed 20 August 2014]
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Information on the treatment of Somali nationals in Uganda since the fall of Siad Barre, whether Uganda offers them refugee or any other status, and whether they run the risk of refoulement could not be found among the sources currently available to the DIRB.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum.

Sources Consulted

Afrique/Asie [Paris]. Monthly.

Africa Confidential [London]. Weekly.

Africa Research Bulletin: Political, Social and Cultural Series [London]. Monthly.

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1995. 1996.

Jeune Afrique [Paris]. Monthly.

New African [London]. Monthly.

News from Africa Watch [New York]. Monthly.

West Africa [West Africa].

On-line search of NEXIS.

Oral Sources:

One oral source consulted did not provide information on the requested subject.

Copyright notice: This document is published with the permission of the copyright holder and producer Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB). The original version of this document may be found on the offical website of the IRB at http://www.irb-cisr.gc.ca/en/. Documents earlier than 2003 may be found only on Refworld.

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