Thursday, April 19, 2018

U.S., U.K. Cite Terror Threat in Laptop, Tablet Banned on Flights

U.S. says move affecting flights from Mideast and Africa is based on ‘evaluated intelligence’ The U.S. and Britain banned passengers from carrying most electronics larger...

Merkel Says Germany Won’t Stop Accepting Refugees, Muslims

German Chancellor Angela Merkel reacted to her party’s latest electoral loss by sticking to her migration policy on Monday but acknowledging, more explicitly than...

The big unfairness in America’s asylum system

How Central Americans fleeing gang violence don’t qualify.  Alicia* was 14 years old when she was raped by members of one of the violent criminal...

Boat Carrying Migrants Capsizes Off Libya, Killing 25

About 400 people are saved while rescue operations continue.About 25 people died when a fishing boat carrying hundreds of migrants capsized on Wednesday in...

At Least 150 Migrants Feared Dead After Boat Sinks Off Libya

At least 150 people are believed to have drowned off western Libya after a fishing boat carrying migrants sank in the Mediterranean, Libyan and...

The migrants slave trade is booming in Libya. Why is the world ignoring it?

It’s a mass grave that we don’t need the United Nations to verify. Every day an average of 14 migrants, the vast majority from...

For Western Union, Refugees and Immigrants Are the Ultimate Market

“One million Syrian customers,” CEO Hikmet Ersek says. “Do you think they will ever forget Western Union?” Early in the summer of 2014, executives at Western...

Italian court sentences to life Somali human trafficking lord

An Italian court has sentenced to life imprisonment a sadistic people smuggler who raped, tortured and murdered migrants trying to reach Europe from North...

Austrian aid convoy heads for Hungary to help refugees

Volunteers in 140 vehicles, risking fines for violating human trafficking laws, head to Hungary to pick up refugees.Volunteers in a convoy of around 140...

Finding cultural balance a challenge for Somalis, employers

Ibrahim Mehemmed came to Wisconsin from Africa to escape violence and oppression. He never expected his religious beliefs would create conflict here. However, he and other...

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Malawi can eradicate HIV infections says U.S. doctor who discovered AIDS virus

REUTERS: Malawi, which has one of the highest rates of the deadly HIV/AIDS infections, is on course to eradicate the virus, Jay Levy who...

On Somaliland, Inner City Press Asks UK’s Karen Pierce About UAE, UN Envoy Keating’s...

When Ambassador Karen Pierce of the UK, the UN Security Council's "penholder" on Somalia, took questions on April 18 Inner City Press asked her about...

Russia ‘to set up naval base for warships and hunter-killer submarines in Somaliland’

The rumoured location of the base is in the strategically important Horn of Africa and would offer the ability to project power across the...