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
EU Facility for Refugees in Turkey: €6 billion to support refugees and local communities in need fully mobilised
The European Union has fully mobilised the €6 billion operational budget of the Facility for Refugees in Turkey, in line with its commitment to the … Read more
Italian police broke up an Asian migrant smuggling gang that brought thousands of people from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh into Italy and other European countries … Read more
A nativity installation depicting Mary, Joseph and Jesus separated in cages has caused a stir in a southern California city, a few hundred kilometers from … Read more
In Belgium, 427 refugee children have disappeared from the Fedasil reception centres without a trace, according to new figures from Missing Children Europe and Child … Read more
The rescue vessel Sea-Watch 3, which has been detained by Italian authorities on multiple occasions, said that it would no longer be registered in the … Read more
At least 58 people have died after a boat carrying migrants was shipwrecked in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Mauritania, the International Organization … Read more
The number of international migrants in 2019 is now estimated at 270 million and the top destination remains the United States, at nearly 51 million, … Read more
A charity rescue vessel on Sunday brought 213 migrants to shore in Italy after being granted permission to dock in the port of Messina due … Read more
Greece said on Friday it was deploying more border guards to “shut the door” to migrants not entitled to stay, the latest sign of a … Read more
Some 515,000 asylum applications were registered in EU countries in the first nine months of 2019, according to the European Asylum Support Office (EASO), a … Read more
The Italian Carabinieri police on Wednesday carried out a nationwide operation targeting eight people suspected of organizing an illegal migrant trafficking network.
The suspects, including … Read more
Authorities in the Netherlands discovered 25 migrants hidden inside a truck aboard a cargo ferry en route to Britain shortly after it left the country … Read more
At least 634 migrants have lost their lives in the Americas in 2019 – marking what may be the deadliest year for people on the … Read more
At least 3.9 million unauthorized migrants — and possibly as many as 4.8 million — lived in Europe in 2017 with half of them in … Read more
The new law guaranteeing 10,000 new border guards at Europe’s external borders, and that will improve the return of irregular migrants, drafted and negotiated by … Read more
Italy and Germany must cooperate on Libya and migrants but there must be respect for human rights, German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Premier Giuseppe Conte … Read more
60,000 Young Refugees and Migrants Who Arrived in Italy Alone Need Ongoing Support Through Transition to Adulthood – UN Agencies
The estimated 60,000 young refugees and migrants who arrived in Italy as unaccompanied children between 2014 and 2018, and who have since turned 18, require … Read more
Challenging intolerance and discrimination by raising awareness about the complexity of migrant integration and promoting a human rights-centred approach to migration were the topics of … Read more
Police launched an operation early Thursday to clear roughly 3,000 refugees and migrants living in camps on the edge of the French capital.
About 600 … Read more
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on Wednesday unveiled the government’s new immigration measures, including the first ever quotas for migrant workers, as President Emmanuel Macron’s … Read more
The European Union is preparing to pay Turkey tens of millions to help bolster its coast guard, a senior EU official said Wednesday, as increasing … Read more
Paramedics remove the body of a migrant from a beach in the coastal city of Teguise, island of Lanzarote, Canary Islands, southwestern Spain.
At least … Read more
The Hellenic Police made four arrests in an operation targeting an organised crime group involved in facilitation of irregular migration. The network provided the migrants … Read more
Eight people are reported to have been arrested in Vietnam in connection with the deaths of 39 people in a container in Essex in England.
Developing … Read more
While the Mediterranean Sea remains a deadly route for migrants attempting to reach the European Union, the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has warned that … Read more
Rescued migrants on Sunday arrived aboard ‘Alan Kurdi’ rescue vessel at the port of Taranto, southern Italy.
The ‘Alan Kurdi’ rescued 88 migrants a week … Read more
Germany has seen fewer new asylum applications this year, with officials expecting 2019 to record fewer new applications than last year, according to a report … Read more
The transfer of migrants from overcrowded camps on the islands to the Greek mainland continued over the weekend, with authorities saying 415 arrived at the … Read more
British police say they believe all 39 people found dead in a container truck in southeast England last week were Vietnamese nationals.
Detectives initially said … Read more
A rescue ship operated by the German humanitarian group Sea-Eye will be allowed to dock in southern Italy after a nearly week-long standoff, the government … Read more
A European human rights watchdog on Thursday slammed living conditions as “horrible” for thousands of asylum seekers in overcrowded Greek camps, including waits spanning several … Read more
Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic broke EU law by refusing to take part in a mandatory refugee quota scheme, according to a top lawyer … Read more
Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio told the Lower House on Wednesday that it would be unwise for Italy to break off its agreement with … Read more
Twelve men have been discovered hiding inside a refrigerated lorry in a car park near a motorway in Belgium’s Antwerp province, local police say.
Police … Read more
The living conditions in the Ħal Far open centre is extremely challenging, “save for a few exceptions”, a report by the European Council on Refugees … Read more
Mistreatment and humiliation claims in prison by migrants who took part in Ħal Far riot – Sunday Times
The Sunday Times claims that migrants who took part in the Ħal Far riot last week were mistreated by prison officials. The paper says there … Read more
UPDATED: Persons on board Alan Kurdi rescue boat at risk after being threatened by Libyan Coastguard
92 people and 17 rescuers are in danger as the Libyan Coastguard has surrounded the Alan Kurdi vessel and are threatening the crew and migrants … Read more
A lorry driver has been charged with 39 counts of manslaughter over the Essex container deaths.
Maurice Robinson, 25, will appear at Chelmsford Magistrates’ Court … Read more
With winter approaching and thousands of migrants and refugees in Bosnia and Herzegovina living outside of adequate facilities, the European Commission has today announced an … Read more
Two people have been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter and conspiracy to traffic people over 39 bodies found in a lorry in Essex.
A 38-year-old … Read more
A woman views the exhibition ‘Migra__ON’ at the Casa del Lago saloon in Mexico City, Mexico.
The exhibition presents images of the migration process of … Read more
Britain and other European countries must accept some responsibility for the deaths of 39 people, believed to be Chinese nationals, found dead in a refrigerated … Read more