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1,400 saved in Med as Italy sees record migrant arrivals

1,400 saved in Med as Italy sees record migrant arrivals Mon, 28 Nov, 2016

Rescuers saved some 1,400 migrants off the coast of Libya on Monday as Italy announced a record number of people arriving this year after crossing the Mediterranean, authorities said.
Turkey's Erdogan threatens EU with new migrant influx

Turkey's Erdogan threatens EU with new migrant influx Fri, 25 Nov, 2016

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened Friday to walk away from a deal that has substantially reduced the flow of migrants to the European Union and also effectively end Ankara's membership bid by bringing back capital punishment.
EU fails to reach migrant sharing accord

EU fails to reach migrant sharing accord Fri, 18 Nov, 2016

EU interior ministers said Friday they remained far from reaching a compromise on how to share the burden of migrants who have entered Europe en masse.
Another 100 migrants feared drowned in Mediterranean

Another 100 migrants feared drowned in Mediterranean Thu, 17 Nov, 2016

A hundred migrants were feared drowned Thursday after yet another migrant shipwreck off the Libyan coast, raising the number of those missing feared drowned this week to 340.
Migrants stopped at Serbia's border with Croatia

Migrants stopped at Serbia's border with Croatia Sun, 13 Nov, 2016

A group of migrants who had marched for two days from the Serbian capital Belgrade were stopped on Sunday at the border with Croatia, a European Union member which said would not allow illegal crossings.
Trump vows to deport up to three million immigrants 'immediately'

Trump vows to deport up to three million immigrants 'immediately' Sun, 13 Nov, 2016

Donald Trump plans to immediately deport or jail as many as three million undocumented immigrants, the Republican said Sunday as he set out his priorities as America's head of state in the first television interview since his election.
Hungarian parliament rejects migrant ban in blow to PM Orban

Hungarian parliament rejects migrant ban in blow to PM Orban Tue, 08 Nov, 2016

 Hungary's parliament on Tuesday narrowly rejected a plan by Prime Minister Viktor Orban to ban the resettlement of migrants in the country, a setback for the maverick leader that could weaken him in his fight against EU migration policies.
Tragedy on Mediterranean for migrants forced to sail at gunpoint

Tragedy on Mediterranean for migrants forced to sail at gunpoint Thu, 03 Nov, 2016

At least 110 migrants are feared drowned after they were forced at gunpoint to set sail from Libya, while many more may have died in a separate shipwreck, survivors said Thursday.
France and Britain feud over young Jungle camp migrants

France and Britain feud over young Jungle camp migrants Fri, 28 Oct, 2016

Dozens of youngsters woke under the watchful eyes of French riot police on Friday after a chilly night outdoors near the "Jungle" migrant camp in Calais, as Paris and London squabbled over their fate and that of hundreds more bent on getting to Britain.
Mystery as five die in French plane crash on Malta

Mystery as five die in French plane crash on Malta Mon, 24 Oct, 2016

An unmarked reconnaissance plane working for France's defence ministry crashed at Malta's international airport Monday, killing all five people on board and sparking questions about what the privately-chartered plane was doing.
Russian helicopter crash kills 19 in northwest Siberia

Russian helicopter crash kills 19 in northwest Siberia Sun, 23 Oct, 2016

Nineteen people died when a helicopter carrying oil and gas field workers crashed in a remote area of Siberia in bad weather, Russian investigators said Saturday.
Void vote on migrants deals blow to Hungary's anti-EU revolt

Void vote on migrants deals blow to Hungary's anti-EU revolt Mon, 03 Oct, 2016

Hungary's populist Prime Minister Viktor Orban suffered a blow Sunday in his revolt against the European Union after low voter turnout voided his referendum aimed at rejecting a contested migrant quota plan.
Drone halts traffic at Dubai airport

Drone halts traffic at Dubai airport Wed, 28 Sep, 2016

An unauthorised drone forced Dubai airport to halt air traffic for about half an hour on Wednesday in the second such incident in four months, the airport authority said.
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42

Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42 Wed, 21 Sep, 2016

 A boat carrying migrants capsized Wednesday in the Mediterranean off Egypt's north coast, drowning 42 people and prompting a search operation in which another 150 were rescued, officials said.
Greece rejects return of EU rule on reverse migration flow

Greece rejects return of EU rule on reverse migration flow Fri, 09 Sep, 2016

The Greek government is adamantly opposing the revival of a European Union rule that would allow the forcible return to its territory of asylum-seekers who entered the bloc via Greece — a path followed by more than a million people in the past two years.
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