Tag: border

Poland wants to let some prisoners go home due to coronavirus

More Polish prisoners will be given the possibility to serve their sentences at home due to the coronavirus epidemic, under a justice ministry proposal that could benefit up to 20,000 convicts.

Magnitude 5.7 quake hits Turkey-Iran border area

An earthquake of magnitude 5.7 struck the Turkey-Iran border region early on Sunday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said, although Turkey and Iran said there were no immediate reports of casualties.

Russia deploys military helicopters to patrol Syria-Turkey border – Ifax

Russia has deployed military helicopters to patrol an area near Syria's border with Turkey in order to help protect Russia military police working on...

Denmark sets up temporary border control at border with Sweden

Denmark will set up temporary border controls at the Swedish border starting next month, the country's justice minister Nick Haekkerup said on...

Slovenia erects longer border fence to curb migrant inflow

Slovenia has begun work on an additional stretch of fence along its southern border with Croatia with which it aims to keep out a...

Caravan migrants stalled at Texas border eye other routes

Some Central American migrants seeking entry into the United States but stalled near a Texas crossing said on Wednesday they are considering moving to...

U.S. government shutdown breaks record, with no end in sight

A partial U.S. government shutdown over President Donald Trump's demand for $5.7 billion to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border entered its 22nd...

Turkey sends more reinforcements to border with Syria’s Idlib

Turkey loaded tanks and armoured vehicles onto trucks on Saturday and dispatched the convoy to the Turkish province of Hatay on the Syrian border,...

Trump threatens to use emergency power to build wall, end shutdown

Flanked by border agents who are going without paychecks during a government shutdown, U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Thursday to use emergency powers...