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Sources said passport details will help banks to take timely action and inform the relevant authorities to prevent fraudsters from fleeing the country.
Police took the valuables and motorcycles into custody and started search for the fleeing dacoits.
Second, while fuite is dishonorable, fleeing a negative is coded positively.
September 22, 2016 (JUBA) - Some people fleeing South Sudan into Uganda are being forced to pay bribes at checkpoints run by South Sudan's warring factions, the United Nations Refuge Agency (UNHCR) said.
Mosul / National Iraqi News Agency / nina / Sources said that the Daash terrorist organization halted the execution of its elements fleeing from the operations of the battlefronts, according to new instructions from their leadership in this regard, noting that the Forensic Medicine in Mosul received about /103 / bodies of executed fleeing from the battlefront, mostly Arabs and foreigners citizenship.
Disturbing footage on social media appears to show dozens of terrified Iraqis fleeing for their lives by swimming across the Euphrates River.
The diplomat had made a visit to a kindergarten for children of fleeing families to learn about their living conditions and provide them with the aid they need.
Residents of Qara Qosh, east of the militant-held city of Mosul in Nineveh province, left in a rush and had little time to take their possessions, with most fleeing to the Kurdish regional capital Arbil, the UNHCR said.
Security sources report some Shebab members are fleeing to mountains in northern Somalia's Puntland region, but some foreign fighters may seek to cross to Yemen, or flee southwards into neighbouring Ethiopia and Kenya.
The fleeing prisoners were sentenced to death and members of Qaeda organization.
Police first suspected that the fleeing man may have been the one who fired off the shots, but that turned out not to be the case.
Thursday commissioner Georgieva was at the site of event at the Tunisian-Libyan border, which has seen tens of thousands fleeing Libya for already-troubled Tunisia.