middle east and africa migrant crisis

At Least 13 Women Are Killed as Migrant Boat Capsizes Near Italy

At Least 13 Women Are Killed as Migrant Boat Capsizes Near Italy

Rescue vessels picked up 22 survivors from the boat, which had set off from Tunisia, but the Italian Coast Guard said it feared that many others might have died.
Migrant Boat Capsizes Near Italy, Killing at Least 13 Women

Migrant Boat Capsizes Near Italy, Killing at Least 13 Women

Rescue vessels picked up 22 survivors from the boat, which had set off from Tunisia, but the Italian Coast Guard said it feared that many others might have died.
Riots Erupt at Greek Migrant Camp on Lesbos After Deadly Fire

Riots Erupt at Greek Migrant Camp on Lesbos After Deadly Fire

The authorities said the situation had stabilized, but others saw a need for more urgent action at the chronically overcrowded facilities.
Europe Tries to Seize Momentum for a New Deal on Migration

Europe Tries to Seize Momentum for a New Deal on Migration

With a populist leader ousted in Italy, many see the chance to reach an agreement on distributing arrivals around the Continent, suffocating far-right arguments.
Europe Tries to Seize Momentum for a New Deal on Migration

Europe Tries to Seize Momentum for a New Deal on Migration

With a populist leader ousted in Italy, many see the chance to reach an agreement on distributing arrivals around the Continent, suffocating far-right arguments.
Syrian Children Saved a German Village. And a Village Saved Itself.

Syrian Children Saved a German Village. And a Village Saved Itself.

Four years after Germany took in over one million migrants, integration is quietly working, one village at a time.
Syrian Children Saved a German Village. And a Village Saved Itself.

Syrian Children Saved a German Village. And a Village Saved Itself.

Four years after Germany took in over one million migrants, integration is quietly working, one village at a time.
War Made Her a Refugee. Now She’s ‘Home,’ in Amsterdam’s Counterculture.

War Made Her a Refugee. Now She’s ‘Home,’ in Amsterdam’s Counterculture.

It has been seven years since Souad fled Syria. In the Netherlands, she is learning to define herself as more than just a Muslim, a Syrian or a displaced person.
War Made Her a Refugee. Now She’s ‘Home,’ in Amsterdam’s Counterculture.

War Made Her a Refugee. Now She’s ‘Home,’ in Amsterdam’s Counterculture.

It has been seven years since Souad fled Syria. In the Netherlands, she is learning to define herself as more than just a Muslim, a Syrian or a displaced person.
A Hard Lesson for Migrants Who Give Up: There May Be No Welcome Mat Back Home

A Hard Lesson for Migrants Who Give Up: There May Be No Welcome Mat Back Home

An estimated one in four people who migrate in search of opportunity return to their country of birth, by choice or otherwise. For many, it’s a rocky transition.
Migration to Greece Is Rising, as Erdogan Warns of Still More

Migration to Greece Is Rising, as Erdogan Warns of Still More

The rate of arrivals is still just a fraction of the 2015 peak, but comes as Turkey threatens to allow a wave of migrants to pass through Turkey to Europe.
Migration to Greece is Rising, as Erdogan Warns of Still More

Migration to Greece is Rising, as Erdogan Warns of Still More

The rate of arrivals is still just a fraction of the 2015 peak, but comes as Turkey threatens to allow a wave of migrants to pass through Turkey to Europe.
Europe Keeps Asylum Seekers at a Distance, This Time in Rwanda

Europe Keeps Asylum Seekers at a Distance, This Time in Rwanda

The European Union is preparing to pay Rwanda to host migrants evacuated from Libya, extending an outsourcing policy that is already under criticism.
Europe Keeps Asylum Seekers at a Distance, This Time in Rwanda

Europe Keeps Asylum Seekers at a Distance, This Time in Rwanda

The European Union is preparing to pay Rwanda to host migrants evacuated from Libya, extending an outsourcing policy that is already under criticism.
Italy’s Politics Go to the Beach

Italy’s Politics Go to the Beach

For decades, immigrant peddlers have been part of the familiar fabric of the Italian summer vacation. It’s no longer so simple.
Italy’s Politics Go to the Beach

Italy’s Politics Go to the Beach

For decades, immigrant peddlers have been part of the familiar fabric of the Italian summer vacation. It’s no longer so simple.
After Desperate Migrants Jump Ship, Italy Allows Rescue Vessel to Dock

After Desperate Migrants Jump Ship, Italy Allows Rescue Vessel to Dock

A ship carrying more than 80 migrants stranded at sea for nearly three weeks must be allowed to dock in Italy, a prosecutor ordered on Tuesday, ending a crisis that had grown more dire by the day.
Migrant Ship Stranded Off Italy in ‘Crisis,’ Aid Group Says

Migrant Ship Stranded Off Italy in ‘Crisis,’ Aid Group Says

Open Arms said desperate migrants had leapt into the sea to make it ashore and had to be rescued, even as Spain and France offered to take them in.
Migrant Ship Stranded Off Italy in ‘Crisis,’ Aid Group Says

Migrant Ship Stranded Off Italy in ‘Crisis,’ Aid Group Says

Open Arms said desperate migrants had leapt into the sea to make it ashore and had to be rescued, even as Spain and France offered to take them in.
Salvini’s Standoff at Sea Highlights Italy’s War on Rescue Ships

Salvini’s Standoff at Sea Highlights Italy’s War on Rescue Ships

The interior minister, who may bring down the government and force new elections, finds another opportunity to score political points over migration.