Italy: Tighter measures to be introduced in repatriation centres after coronavirus case emerges

The Italian interior ministry has asked personnel at repatriation centres around the country to closely monitor the...
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Poland, Hungary, and the Czech Republic could face fines for violating agreement on refugee quotas

Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic face possible fines after a European Court ruled against the countries for...
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Greece quarantines migrant camp over coronavirus outbreak

Greece has announced the lockdown of a migrant camp with 2,300 people after 20 migrants tested positive for COVID-19....
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Between xenophobia and solidarity: How migrants in Europe are treated

After overcoming major obstacles to reach Europe, many migrants hope to set up a new life for themselves in a new...
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More migrants enter Europe via sea in 2020 than in 2019

A total of 14,854 irregular migrants and refugees have entered Europe by sea between January and mid-March 2020,...
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How coronavirus is affecting migrants

From its origins in China’s Wuhan, the coronavirus (COVID-19) has spread to all continents of the world except...
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Amidst coronavirus lockdown, 170 migrants are intercepted in the English Channel

British and French border force authorities have intercepted 170 migrants on several small boats trying to cross...
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Another 604 migrants sent to Greek mainland ahead of deportation

Another 604 migrants were transferred from the Greek islands of Samos, Chios and Lesvos to closed facilities on the...
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Greek migrant camps are an “ideal breeding ground” for coronavirus, experts warn

Humanitarian organisations have raised serious concerns for migrants living in overcrowded camps on the Greek islands...
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