Italy renews deal which returns intercepted irregular migrants to Libya

Italy’s recently elected government has agreed to an automatic renewal of a 2017 deal under which intercepted...
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Ethiopia: Equal opportunities for refugees and host communities

In Ethiopia, vocational training projects available to refugees and Ethiopian nationals alike help to improve...
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Turkish authorities intercepted almost 4,000 migrants in span of one week

During a week-long period in early November, Turkish security forces arrested at least 3,893 irregular migrants across...
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More African migrants die on land than in the Mediterranean, says UNHCR

At least twice as many migrants die attempting to reach the Mediterranean as those who die attempting to cross the sea,...
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New Greek asylum law sparks uproar from human rights community

A new asylum law passed by the Greek government has raised concerns among human rights organisations who say the bill...
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“They should leave”: Greek towns protest against migrant relocation

Protestors around Greece demonstrated against the relocation of migrants from the Greek islands to the mainland on 3...
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EU rejects plan to improve search and rescue operations for migrants in the Mediterranean

A motion to improve search and rescue operations for refugees and migrants in the Mediterranean was rejected in the...
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Over 90,000 irregular migrants arrested this year in north-western Turkey

At least 90,000 irregular migrants were arrested by security forces in Edirne, Turkey, during the first nine months of...
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Vast majority of 2019 asylum applications in Germany have been denied

German authorities have rejected a large majority of asylum applications received in 2019. Only 35 to 38 percent of...
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