Category: Europe


Spain arrests smuggler over migrant death

Spanish authorities have arrested a people smuggler following the death of a migrant on board a boat bound for Spain from...
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Thousands of irregular migrants battle extreme heat and overcrowding in Bosnia

Thousands of migrants are braving a heatwave in the Balkans as they journey towards the European Union. “It is too hot. We...
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Inadequate support for women and girls living in reception facilities in Germany, says German charities

More measures are required to support women and girls living in reception facilities in Germany, said Save the Children and...
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Hundreds of refugees camp on a former garbage site along Bosnian-Croatian border

Vucjak was a garbage dump for the Bosnian city of Bihac for decades. Today, the site is a temporary camp for irregular migrants...
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Italy shuts down key migrant centre

A migrant reception centre in Mineo on the Italian island of Sicily, which was once the largest migrant centre in Europe, has...
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Croatian officials deny misconduct in police treatment of irregular migrants

No misconduct has yet been identified in the police treatment of irregular migrants in a mountain hut on Mount Risnjak, said...
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Sea routes main cause of migrant deaths

 The world’s most dangerous migration routes involve sea crossings, particularly the Mediterranean Sea, said the International...
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Family reunification in Europe getting harder

Reuniting migrant families in Europe is getting harder due to tough family reunification laws. One such case is Eritrean refugee,...
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Italy to fine migrant rescue boats who enter Italian waters

Rescuing migrants stranded in the central Mediterranean will become increasingly difficult due to a proposed decree by Italy to...
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