t Macedonia says almost 26,000 refugees have so far been sent to third countries.
t The US movie star Richard Gere is visiting Macedonia tomorrow. The actor is to meet Macedonian government and humanitarian officials and tour refugee camps.
t Unicef has started mass vaccinations of refugee children in Macedonia, where overcrowded camps have raised fears of epidemics.
t As many as 30,000 refugees are heading towards the Macedonian border from around the town of Urosevac.
t The United Arab Emirates is to build an airport in northern Albania to speed the flow of aid to refugees.
t Switzerland is turning away hundreds of refugees from its Italian border, leaving them stranded in northern Italy. More are feared to be on their way.
t Europe's air traffic control body, Eurocontrol, says around 30 per cent of Europe's commercial flights are being held up because of the Nato air campaign.Reuse content