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Trump administration's so-called zero toleranc" policy begun in early May that caused the separation of more than 2,300 children from their parents after they crossed the US-Mexico border illillegally
Asylum-seekers, who were still awaiting the outcome of their claims to refugee status as of 31 December 2017, rose by around 300,000 to 3.1 million.
Earlier, the UN refugee agency report said, a record 68.5 million people were displaced worldwide.
At least 33 Rohingyas will be participating in the football tournament organised by United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) at the Quli Qutub Shah Stadium in Ghansi Bazar.
Recently Italy's right-wing government had refused to accept a boatload of migrants and hardliners in German Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition gave her an ultimatum to get tough on the issue.
The deceased, Arif Ullah, had been the leader of the C11 block since the beginning of the recent Rohingya crisis.
The report showed that 16.2 million people were freshly displaced last year, and included those forced to flee for the first time as well as those who had been previously displaced.
It was Jolie's third visit to the camp as UNHCR special envoy, after previous visits in 2012 and 2016.
Saleh A had presented himself to police in Paris in 2016, claiming to be a part of an IS "sleeper cell" planning a gun and suicide bomb assault.
Aid agencies have been warning of the potential for a humanitarian catastrophe over the coming months as heavy rains lash an area home to the world's largest refugee camp.
In a statement, UNHCR "appealed to concerned governments to allow the immediate disembarkation of hundreds of people stranded in the Mediterranean since Saturday.
Driven by violent conflicts and extreme poverty, tens of thousands of migrants attempt to reach southern Europe each year by crossing the Mediterranean in smugglers' boats.
Aid agencies have been warning that the monsoon season could prompt a humanitarian catastrophe in coming months at what is the world's biggest refugee camp.
The Home Minister was responding to questions about the steps taken by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) to deport the Rohingyas.
Ahmed H was arrested in March and indicted days later on a range of charges including killings in connection with a terrorist group and war crimes, and placed in pre-trial detention.