At least 43 African migrants drown off Libya, UN agencies say

Derrick Santistevan

A “tragic” shipwreck in the Mediterranean Sea off Libya’s coast killed at least 43 migrants bound for Europe, the U.N. migration agency said Wednesday. The International Organization for Migration said the shipwreck that took place a day earlier was the first maritime disaster in 2021 involving migrants seeking better lives in Europe.The IOM said coastal…

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EU mulls new system to check illegal pushbacks of migrants

Sallie Anderson

The European Commission states it might now propose a new system to screen illegal pushbacks of migrants – in the middle of installing proof of abuse by both Croatia and Greece. Speaking to MEPs on Monday (6 July), the European Commissioner for home affairs Ylva Johansson stated more requirements to be done to ensure EU […]

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North Korean Visa Overstayers in China Are Now Branded ‘Defectors’ at Home

Sandra Loyd

North Korean people working in China on family check out visas have actually all of a sudden been identified “defectors” and face arrest, captured in a federal government campaign to challenge exiles after groups based in South Korea sent out anti-Pyongyang brochures on balloons, sources in the nation informed RFA. North Korea formerly paid little […]

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EU Commission to probe Croat border attacks on migrants

Sallie Anderson

The European Commission plans to send out authorities to keep track of the Croat border following fresh claims of abuse of migrants and asylum candidates, which it condemned. Speaking to press reporters on Friday (12 June), a commission representative stated a tracking objective is prepared “to ensure that the activities of the Croatian border guards […]

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Three EU states willing to help Malta ‘tourist boat’ migrants

Sallie Anderson

Luxembourg, France and Portugal are willing to take in a few of the recently-disembarked migrants in Malta, stated the European Commission. “We have three member states and we very much commend them of course. We also encourage other member states to equally show their support,” a European Commission representative informed press reporters on Monday (8 […]

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New Greek rules stigmatise NGOs working with migrants

Sallie Anderson

The Greek federal government is targeting NGOs working with migrants as part of a politicised effort to reduce asylum. New ministerial rules presented previously this year and placed into a broader migration law in May just use to civil society groups that deals with refugees and asylum. Athens states the rules are required for higher […]

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Malta fiddles on migrants, as Libya burns

Sallie Anderson

Malta’s brand-new prime minister was just recently in war-torn Tripoli to strike offers on migrants, as Libya continues to break down. The Maltese delegation flew in to Mitiga airport at 9AM on the early morning of 28 May, drove in a convoy to the city centre to satisfy the EU and UN-recognised Libyan prime minister […]

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Cong to launch ‘SpeakUp’ campaign to raise voice of poor, migrants, small businesses

Sallie Anderson

The Congress Will Launch A ‘SpeakUp’ Campaign On May 28 To Assist Raise The Voice Of The Poor, Migrants, Small Companies And The Middle Class People Prior To The Central Federal government. Congress Representative Ajay Maken Said The Party Employees, leaders and sympathisers Will Run The Online Campaign. PTI|Upgraded on: 27 May 2020, 01: 41: […]

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Students, migrants take the first flight home after being grounded for weeks due to lockdown

Sallie Anderson

As India Resumed Domestic Guest Flights In A Graded Way On Monday, Numerous People Reached The Indira Gandhi International Airport Here To Take Morning Flights To Their Work Environments and home towns. Flight Operations Remained Shut For 2 Months Owing To The Across The Country Lockdown. PTI|Upgraded on: 25 May 2020, 09: 18: 02 AM […]

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Malta patrol boat ‘daunts’ capsized migrants

Sallie Anderson

Video of a Maltese patrol boat antagonising people in need of rescue at sea put online recently has added to the growing body of proof of a government-led effort to cut sea saves. “This footage is disturbing,” stated Vincent Cochetel, the UN refugee company’s unique envoy for the main Mediterranean, in a tweet. He stated […]

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