More than 200 mostly Honduran migrants rested on a bridge at the Guatemala-Mexico border waiting for the arrival of others and hoping sheer numbers will … Read more
Although the eastern Mediterranean and Balkan area registered growing migratory pressure, the number of irregular border crossings detected on the European Union’s external borders in … Read more
In the early hours of Friday, the rescue vessel Ocean Viking completed the rescue of 39 people from a distressed boat off the north of … Read more
The British Royal Gibraltar Police and the Spanish National Police (Policía Nacional) supported by Europol, dismantled an organised criminal group smuggling migrants from Morocco to … Read more
A handout photo made available by the Turkish Coast Guard shows a Turkish Coast Guard diver searching for refugees who were lost from a sunken … Read more
At least twelve people drowned when their boat sank off an island in western Greece on Saturday, Greek authorities said, marking the deadliest toll in … Read more
The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) is calling on the European Union (EU) to make 2020 “the year of change for robust refugee protection”. On Thursday, … Read more
Asylum policy and climate change are the top concerns for Germans, according to the DeutschlandTrend poll published on Thursday.
Nearly a third of all respondents … Read more
Norway has agreed to take in nearly 500 people evacuated to Rwanda from Libyan detention centres, Rwanda’s foreign minister said on Wednesday, a sign some … Read more
Almost 1,300 migrants drowned in the Mediterranean in 2019, the International Organization for Migration announced.
The 1,282 drownings were 44% down on 2018, it said.… Read more
The number of migrants risking their lives by attempting to cross the English Channel by sea has increased four-fold over the last year.
French … Read more
Daphne Caruana Galizia’s assassination, Brexit, Russia’s annexation of Crimea and the migrant crisis amongst the 10 events which shaped Europe in the past decade
Daphne Caruana Galizia’s assassination, Brexit, the Paris Climate Change agreement, Russia’s annexation of Crimea and the migrant crisis are amongst the ten main events which … Read more
On board there are 32 migrants, rescued on Christmas night by the ship of the NGO Sea Eye, off the Libyan coast. Reports indicate that … Read more
The landings of migrants in Italy halved in 2019. The data of the Interior Ministry revealed this, according to which 11,439 migrants arrived this year, … Read more
Seven people died and 64 were rescued when a boat carrying migrants from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan sank on Thursday in eastern Turkey’s Lake Van, … Read more
The Spanish coastguard said it had rescued about 200 migrants on Christmas Day, plucking them from the makeshift boats in the Mediterranean Sea.
It said … Read more
According to the results of a new Eurobarometer survey released today, overall trust in the EU remains stable (at 43%), although slightly less than in … Read more
Turkey cannot handle a fresh wave of migrants from Syria, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday, warning that European countries will feel the impact of … Read more
German charity Sea-Watch EV announced it would return as soon as it could to the area north of the Libyan coast to help migrants at … Read more
A symbolic crucifix with a life vest to remember the suffering of migrants and refugees is displayed during an audience of Pope Francis with refugees … Read more
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday that 50,000 people were migrating from Syria’s north western region of Idlib to Turkey and slammed Muslim nations … Read more
Libya’s United Nations Refugee Agency has been branded “the worst in the region” by a former staff member who has alleged corruption, mismanagement and incompetence … Read more
A vast operation took place on Thursday in Salento, Italy and Greece against two criminal rings – one Italian, one Greek – specialised in migrant … Read more