Broken migration policies focus of international meeting

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Children, women and men who have fled their homes amid the ongoing refugee and migrant crisis, stand outside small tents in a park next to the bus and train stations in Belgrade, the Serbian capital. Photo: UNICEF/ Shubuckl

The plight of millions of migrants and refugees worldwide was the focus of a major meeting called by the UN Secretary-General on Wednesday.

Ministers from around the globe came to New York to share their views on what can be done to protect and provide for the staggering number of people who have fled their homes worldwide – while also respecting the delicate needs of those countries hosting the displaced.

Veronica Reeves has the story.

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