refugees

Canadian Green Leader: Trump's U.S. 'No Longer Safe', Canada Must Accept Minorities as Refugees

Canadian Green Leader: Trump's U.S. 'No Longer Safe', Canada Must Accept Minorities as Refugees

Elizabeth May, leader of the Green Party in the Canadian parliament, has called on Justin Trudeau to accept any ethnic minority person from the United States who comes to Canada claiming asylum
The Best Business Funding Options for Immigrant and Refugee Entrepreneurs

The Best Business Funding Options for Immigrant and Refugee Entrepreneurs

Breaking down the grants, loans and other forms of funding aspiring business owners should know about.
The Best Business Funding Options for Immigrant and Refugee Entrepreneurs

The Best Business Funding Options for Immigrant and Refugee Entrepreneurs

Breaking down the grants, loans and other forms of funding aspiring business owners should know about.
Italy considers charges over Malta's 'shocking' refusal to rescue migrants

Italy considers charges over Malta's 'shocking' refusal to rescue migrants

Foreign ministry condemns Valletta for not abiding by international rules and ordering stricken boat to Sicily at gunpointThe Italian government has confirmed that Malta’s armed forces turned a
Report: Channel Migrants 'Threaten to Throw Their Children Into the Water' to Keep French Away

Report: Channel Migrants 'Threaten to Throw Their Children Into the Water' to Keep French Away

Illegal migrants crossing the English Channel in small boats threaten to drown themselves or their children in order to keep the French ships back, according to reports.
Crosses on our heads to 'cure' Covid-19: refugees report abuse by Croatian police

Crosses on our heads to 'cure' Covid-19: refugees report abuse by Croatian police

Group of asylum seekers including minors say they were beaten and spray-painted near the border with Bosnia, as calls grow for EU to investigate Details have emerged of more than 30 migrants allegedly
Greece ready to welcome tourists as refugees stay locked down in Lesbos

Greece ready to welcome tourists as refugees stay locked down in Lesbos

In Moria, Europe’s largest migrant camp, tensions are rising as life is more restricted and the threat of Covid-19 is ever present Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageChildren
Somali Refugee Indicted for Attempting to Join Islamic Terrorist Group

Somali Refugee Indicted for Attempting to Join Islamic Terrorist Group

A Somali-born naturalized United States citizen was indicted this week for allegedly attempting to join Islamic terrorist group al-Shabab.
Greece fears border standoff with Turkey over migrants' return

Greece fears border standoff with Turkey over migrants' return

Turkey says migrants may return to frontier as countries emerge from lockdownsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGreece fears a fresh standoff on its border with Turkey after
Greek Association Donates Boats to Coast Guard to Stop Illegal Migration

Greek Association Donates Boats to Coast Guard to Stop Illegal Migration

The Greek Shipowners' Association has donated ten new Rafnar maritime boats to the Greek coastguard to help the country stop illegal immigration to the Greek islands in the Aegean Sea.
Outrage at U-turn on promise to reunite child refugees with UK family

Outrage at U-turn on promise to reunite child refugees with UK family

Charities fear for safety of lone youngsters as draft text of Brexit negotiations shows Britain wants to end sanctuary The Home Office has drawn up plans to terminate the current system of allowing
Exclusive – A Year Later, Cuban Dissident Exiled to Guyana Running Out of Options

Exclusive – A Year Later, Cuban Dissident Exiled to Guyana Running Out of Options

Daniel Llorente Miranda marked one year this month away from his native Cuba after Communist Party agents forced him on a one-way flight to Guyana. Trapped in a foreign land with no travel
Home Office deporting migrants who cross Channel in small boats

Home Office deporting migrants who cross Channel in small boats

Campaigners say Operation Sillath leading to practices that breach Dublin ConventionThe Home Office has launched an initiative to deport migrants who cross the Channel from France to the UK in small
Cyclone Amphan Slams Into India's Coast Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Cyclone Amphan Slams Into India's Coast Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

On Wednesday afternoon, Cyclone Amphan made landfall on the India’s border near Sagar Island in West Bengal, bringing sheets of rain and wind speeds up to 100 mph. The storm knocked over trees,
'We give you 30 minutes': Malta turns migrant boat away with directions to Italy

'We give you 30 minutes': Malta turns migrant boat away with directions to Italy

Survivors say an armed forces’ patrol vessel intercepted an overloaded dinghy, giving the refugees fuel and GPS coordinates for SicilyCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe
Exclusive: 12 die as Malta uses private ships to push migrants back to Libya

Exclusive: 12 die as Malta uses private ships to push migrants back to Libya

Survivor reveals further evidence to Guardian and La Repubblica of Malta’s deadly strategy to intercept migrants crossingsFurther evidence of Malta’s strategy to push migrants back to the conflict
Coronavirus crisis 'increases suffering of most vulnerable refugees'

Coronavirus crisis 'increases suffering of most vulnerable refugees'

Trafficking victims and others around world unable to get help during pandemic, says studyCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe coronavirus pandemic is exacerbating the
Serbia Sends Army to Border Town to Stop Illegal Migrants Preying on Locals, Invading Homes

Serbia Sends Army to Border Town to Stop Illegal Migrants Preying on Locals, Invading Homes

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) -- Serbia has sent its army to a town near the border with Croatia where hundreds of migrants remain stranded in hopes of reaching the European Union.
Europol Warns Migrant-Smuggling Surging as Lockdowns Ease

Europol Warns Migrant-Smuggling Surging as Lockdowns Ease

The European Union police agency Europol has warned that people-smuggling activities have surged as member-states soften lockdown measures to contain the spread of the Chinese coronavirus.
Coronavirus cases among refugees on Lesbos spark fresh calls for evacuation

Coronavirus cases among refugees on Lesbos spark fresh calls for evacuation

NGOs say infections among arriving refugees show urgent need to move more migrants from Moria camp to mainlandCoronavirus - latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageTwo migrants arriving by sea