Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Europe Must Reform Its Deadly Asylum Policies

The arrival of hundreds of thousands of refugees from war-torn regions of Africa and the Middle East, as well as economic migrants from Africa...

Heart-wrenching images of Syrian refugee trigger $100k fundraiser

An online campaign launched by a Norway-based activist has raised over $100,000 for a Palestinian-Syrian refugee, after moving pictures of him selling blue-capped pens...

Migrant deaths: UN Secretary-General appeals for European governments to act

Ban Ki-moon says governments must step up response to migrant crisis.UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appealed Friday to governments to step up their response to...

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...

Dozens of refugees found dead in truck in Austria

Up to 50 dead, Austrian police say, as German Chancellor Merkel meets Balkan leaders in Vienna to discuss crisis.Up to 50 refugees have been...

Despite border crackdown in Ethiopia, migrants still risk lives to leave

Life in border towns is a cat-and-mouse game as authorities hunt out smugglers, but extreme poverty still pushes would-be migrants to leave, whatever the...

Migrants crisis: More than 2,000 people rescued near Libya coast

More than 2,000 migrants and refugees have been rescued from boats off the coast of Libya in one of the biggest single-day operations mounted,...

What happens to asylum seekers when they reach the UK

The process for claiming asylum in the UK can be a long and complex one. What happens when asylum seekers arrive in the country? Thousands...

40 migrants suffocate on overcrowded boat off Italy

More than 40 migrants have died in the Mediterranean on Saturday, the Italian navy said, after apparently suffocating below deck on the boat taking...

Fargo and West Fargo could see 350 refugees move to cities by the end...

ocal aid organizations and schools say they're going to be very busy the next couple of months. More refugees than usual are expected to be coming. As...

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Gass shuffles cards as Puntland security undergoes unpredictable shifts

As Puntland inches nearer to the December presidential 'elections', security issues seem to be dominating attention more than should be the case in similar circumstances. Not...

Somalia: Assailants hit Puntland President where it hurts most killing one of his guards

A witness says assailants killed a member of Puntland Presidential guard unit and injured another in a shooting in the commercial city of Bossasso...

Somalia regional states’ leaders fail to turn up for meeting with Farmajo

Leaders of Somalia’s regional states did not turn up to a meeting with the country’s president which was scheduled to take place in the...