On behalf of the U.S. government, HIAS operates a resettlement support center in Vienna, Austria, to assist Iranian religious minorities applying for resettlement to join relatives in the United States.

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HIAS is providing lifesaving protection and legal services for refugees in Greece. Our team is based on the island of Lesvos, the landing spot for the majority of refugees who have arrived in Greece – over 600,000 people since the beginning of 2015.

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Despite serving as a gateway to Europe, Ukraine does not provide refugees a safe and secure environment. In 2003 HIAS established an office in Kiev to provide legal protection services to refugees who have fled to Ukraine from more than 30 nations.

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