Wednesday, September 26, 2018

IOM Facilitates the Return of 63 Rescued Ethiopian Migrants from Somaliland

Hargeisa: IOM, the UN Migration Agency Sub-Office in Hargeisa facilitated the return of 63 Ethiopian migrants who became stranded at sea for six days...

Where Immigrants Go, Economic Growth Follows

Wharton's Exequiel Hernandez discusses his new policy brief about the economic impact of immigration. In America’s heated debate over immigration, there’s plenty of divisive rhetoric...
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Canada’s Asylum Seekers Backlog Unsustainable – Immigration Minister Writes To CBA

The language is unusually strong for Ahmed Hussen, who speaks often about Canada’s 'strict and efficient immigration and border-control system' The number of people seeking...

Torpedoing Africa, and then complaining about ‘migration’

European countries are still shaping the lives of millions of Africans, determining both their present and future. Out of the 67 coups in 26 African...

How a Muslim Somali Refugee Model Became the American Dream

As a child, Halima Aden loved to eat mud. To her young eyes, the rain transforming the dry, sandy soil of Turkana County, Kenya—home to...

Homeland Security Extends Legal Protections for 500 Somalis in US

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) decided Thursday to extend temporary legal protections to about 500 Somalis who sought refuge in the United...

Exploited, hated, killed: The lives of African fruit pickers

Thousands of Africans pick fruit and vegetables for a pittance as supermarkets profit, and face violent abuse Drame Madiheri is a Malian crop-picker in Italy's...

Somali refugee model graces cover of Teen Vogue in a hijab

Twenty-year-old Halima Aden is making her mark as a Somali-American model who has made it a point of keeping true to her roots in...

Hundreds of migrants turned away by Italy arrive in Spain

After more than a week at sea, hundreds of migrants turned away by Italy danced and sang as their ships arrived in the Spanish...

‘Leave now, pay later’ migration scams lure Somali teens to their deaths

"They tell them they can just leave and don't have to pay anything. But then they trap them and beat them until we send...

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Somaliland welcomes new friends, long-lost, influential clans

Monday and Tuesday marked new maturity for  Somaliland politics as they marked the arrival of, respectively, a populous Somaliland clan who lived in the Qardho...
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Can the EU bypass US sanctions on Iran? | Inside Story

When it was signed in 2015, the Iran nuclear agreement was hailed as a landmark deal. But with the US withdrawal earlier this year...

Madhin, a SOMTEL employee senselessly killed in Mogadishu

The latest victim to senseless, wanton killings, some of which are neither politically motivated nor of Al Shabaab nature, was an employee of the...