The European Union should have a dialogue with Turkey despite Ankara’s offensive on Kurdish-led forces in Syria, in order to avoid a fresh wave of … Read more
The European Asylum Support Office (EASO) has reached unprecedented levels of operational activity in supporting the asylum authorities of Cyprus, Greece, Italy and Malta.
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Italian authorities are continuing the search for the bodies of the persons that were on-board a boat that capsized earlier this week off the coast … Read more
Greece, Cyprus and Bulgaria expected to highlight to EU that the migration problem isn’t just about Italy and Malta
The EU’s migration plans should focus on the Eastern Mediterranean, not just Italy and Malta, three EU countries will say this week.
In a document, … Read more
Women hold their babies after disembarking from the ferry ‘Nissos Samos’ upon her arrival from Lesvos island to the port of Piraeus, Greece, 07 October … Read more
The Trump administration will deny visas to immigrants who cannot prove they will have health insurance or the ability to pay for medical costs once … Read more
Greece’s prime minister accused Turkey on Friday of appearing to “exploit” Europe’s migrant crisis for its own ends and said Ankara can and must control … Read more
Flanders’ nationalist party N-VA, the Christian Democrats (CD&V) and liberals (Open VLD) announced a series of measures targeted at immigrants and asylum seekers as part … Read more
Seeing the misery of so many innocent people, we must not fail to weep, we must not fail to respond – Pope Francis
Pope Francis on Sunday reminded the faithful to be hospitable towards all those who arrive on our shores and in our societies.
Addressing those present … Read more
The AU–EU–UN Tripartite Taskforce on the Situation of Stranded Migrant and Refugees in Libya met this week in New York in the margins of … Read more
Twenty-three arrests have been made around the UK as part of a series of ongoing investigations into suspected people smuggling into the UK.
The arrests, … Read more
“As of today, Italy and Malta are no longer alone” – Italian Interior Minister after burden sharing agreement
Malta, Italy, France and Germany have agreed on how to jointly handle migrants who arrive in the Mediterranean until a more permanent EU-wide system is … Read more
Home Affairs Ministers representing Malta, Italy, France and Germany, and Finland, that presently holding the Presidency of the European Union, and European Commissioner for Migration … Read more
On Thursday the Libyan Coast Guard announced that it had picked up 493 migrants on six inflatable boats in six operations in a week in … Read more
The growing number of international migrants has now reached 272 million, outpacing the growth rate of the world’s population, according to new data from the … Read more