Category: Europe


Denmark’s parliament may be changing, but its anti-immigration policies are not

Denmark’s left-wing party has won 48 out of 179 seats in the June 2019 elections, beating the country’s main far-right...
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Thousands of migrants require humanitarian assistance in Bosnia, aid agency said

Thousands of migrants from Asia and North Africa are sleeping rough in parks and abandoned buildings, the International...
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More migrants being returned to Libyan detention centres than being evacuated

Despite the ongoing clashes in Libya, migrants are still being taken back to Libyan detention centres after being intercepted at...
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Inhumane conditions at German refugee centre lead to at least one suicide attempt

Asylum-seekers are allegedly living in overcrowded and filthy conditions at an asylum processing centre near Munich, according to...
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French coast guard intercepts nine migrants attempting to cross the English Channel

On Sunday 19 May, the French coast guard intercepted a small boat attempting to cross the English Channel with nine migrants on...
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Two migrants die from heatstroke and suffocation in tanker truck near Serbia-Hungary border

Two migrants have died and two others are in serious condition, after they were found unconscious in a tanker truck near the...
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Italy proposes to fine boats that bring rescued migrants to its ports

Human rights experts and aid agencies have condemned a draft decree proposed by Italy’s interior minister, Matteo Salvini, to...
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Another 42 migrants intercepted by UK border patrol

Police have intercepted a total of 42 migrants on the weekend of 11 May 2019 as they crossed the English Channel to enter the UK...
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A small rural town in France is integrating asylum seekers

Ferrette, a small town of just 800 people in eastern France, has opened its doors to asylum seekers, who now represent 10 per...
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