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New caravan crosses Guatemala, first...

New caravan crosses Guatemala, first...

Latin America

Fri, Jan 18 2019

Guatemalan authorities said around 2,000 migrants were taking part in the caravan

10 Bangladeshis stared down the Sicilian...

10 Bangladeshis stared down the Sicilian...

Europe

Mon, Jan 14 2019

In the heartland of the mafiosi, a band of migrant shopkeepers brought La Cosa Nostra to their

France announces 'action plan' to counter...

France announces 'action plan' to counter...

Europe

Sat, Jan 5 2019

An increase in crossings by asylum-seekers, mostly Iranians, has led Home Secretary Sajid Javid to declare...

French police nab 14 migrants at Channel...

French police nab 14 migrants at Channel...

Europe

Wed, Jan 2 2019

In mid-November, a fishing vessel stolen from the harbour was intercepted with migrants aboard off the...

Britain deploys extra patrol boats as...

Britain deploys extra patrol boats as...

Europe

Tue, Jan 1 2019

The number is a tiny fraction of those regularly attempting to reach European Union territory by crossing...

France, Britain agree action plan on...

France, Britain agree action plan on...

Europe

Mon, Dec 31 2018

More than 200 migrants have arrived on the Kent coast in small craft in the past two months

UK treating rise in migrant Channel...

UK treating rise in migrant Channel...

Europe

Sat, Dec 29 2018

In the latest incidents, eight Iranian men were spotted in a small boat near the busy port of Dover at...

Six migrant boats rescued in English...

Six migrant boats rescued in English...

Europe

Thu, Dec 27 2018

For years, thousands of migrants from Africa, the Middle East and Asia have attempted to reach Britain...

Survey: Most Europeans want less...

Survey: Most Europeans want less...

Europe

Tue, Dec 25 2018

51% of those surveyed from 10 EU countries — Greece, Hungary, Italy, Germany, Sweden, Poland, France,...

UN formally approves global migration...

UN formally approves global migration...

World

Thu, Dec 20 2018

A UN General Assembly resolution enshrining the deal was adopted on Wednesday with 152 votes in favour...

US pledges billions in aid to develop...

US pledges billions in aid to develop...

North America

Wed, Dec 19 2018

Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said Washington is committing $5.8 billion to development in...

EU contributes $690,000 to Unicef for...

EU contributes $690,000 to Unicef for...

Migration

Mon, Dec 10 2018

The programme aims to reach an estimated 12,000 children

Ailing Central American migrants in...

Central American migrants in dire conditions...

North America

Thu, Nov 29 2018

On Sunday, US border guards fired tear gas canisters at a smaller group, including women and children,...

US fires tear gas into Mexico to repel...

US fires tear gas into Mexico to repel...

World

Mon, Nov 26 2018

Traffic in both directions was suspended for several hours at the San Ysidro port of entry between San...

Crime menaces migrants on Mexico border...

Crime menaces migrants on Mexico border...

North America

Sat, Nov 24 2018

Some 4,600 migrants from the bedraggled caravans are camped out with blankets and little food in an overcrowded...

Trump limits asylum from Mexico border,...

Trump limits asylum from Mexico border,...

North America

Sat, Nov 10 2018

Three civil rights groups sued on Friday in San Francisco federal court, seeking an injunction against...

Trump says US could send up to 15,000...

Trump says US could send up to 15,000...

North America

Thu, Nov 1 2018

The numbers cited by Trump are significantly higher than defence officials have disclosed

Thousands of US troops could be sent...

Thousands of US troops could be sent...

North America

Mon, Oct 29 2018

The Pentagon declined comment on potential troop numbers

US-bound Central American migrants on...

US-bound Central American migrants on...

North America

Thu, Oct 25 2018

Thousands of men, women and children, mostly from Honduras, shuffled throughout the afternoon into the...

Hundreds of migrants storm Spanish enclave...

Hundreds of migrants storm Spanish enclave...

Europe

Sun, Oct 21 2018

About 200 migrants managed to scale the seven-metre high metal barrier and were taken to a reception...

Thailand immigrant crackdown eyes 'dark-skinned...

Thailand immigrant crackdown eyes 'dark-skinned...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Oct 21 2018

Tens of millions of tourists come to Thailand each year for the cheap living and postcard-perfect beaches,...