Category: Asia


Bulgaria strengthens southern border control

Bulgaria Interior Minister Mladen Marinov has announced that security along the country’s southern border with Greece will be...
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Afghan migrant who walked 4,000 miles to reach Europe returns home

Like many other young Afghans, Kasim travelled irregularly to Europe in search of a better life. Instead, he found poverty, abuse...
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Largest smelting plant and first-ever pine nut processing factory inaugurated in Kabul

President Ashraf Ghani has inaugurated the largest smelting plant and the first-ever pine nut processing plant in the Afghanistan...
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Another 545 irregular migrants held across Turkey

At least another 545 irregular migrants have been held across Turkey on 20 and 21 March 2019, according to multiple security...
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Afghan returnees face depression and isolation back in Afghanistan

Forced returns lead to depression and dreams of re-migration among Afghans, said the Danish Refugee Council’s Mixed Migration...
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Another 21 deportees return to Kabul from Germany

Another 21 rejected Afghan asylum seekers have returned to Kabul on 20 March 2019 from Germany. This brings the total number of...
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European Court Rules in Favour of Child Migrant

France has been ordered by the European Union Court of Human Rights to pay an unaccompanied Afghan child migrant EUR 15,000. The...
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Turkish police used tear gas to disperse migrants queuing to renew immigration documents

Turkish police used tear gas to scatter migrants southwest city of Denizli, who were waiting to renew their immigration documents...
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New export route from Afghanistan to India via Iran will connect millions of Afghans to the outside world, says President Ghani

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has officially opened a new trade route to enable Afghanistan to export to India through Iran as it...
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