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The Germany army has begun a pilot project to train more than 100 Syrian refugees in civilian roles that could help them rebuild their country, Germany’s defense minister Ursula von der Leyen said in a statement last week.

More than 8,300 South Sudanese refugees fled to neighboring Uganda last Thursday, setting a single-day record for this year, the UNHCR said on Friday.

Dozens of refugees and asylum seekers reached the Hungary-Serbia border on Sunday after marching for two days from the Serbian capital in protest against Hungary’s closed borders, reported Al-Jazeera.

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