Tag: migration

Germany lifts ban on reunions for refugees

Germany on Wednesday resumed family reunifications for some refugees, drawing ire from leftist groups who said a cap of 1,000 people a month was...

Libya rejects EU plans for migrant centres on its territory

Libya rejects a European Union's plan to establish migrant centres there to stop asylum seekers arriving in western Europe and it will not be...

Malta works within international regulations – Government Statement

The Government of Malta issued a strongly worded statement refuting allegations saying that Malta broke international rules when directing rescued migrants to be disembarked...

“Disappointed that EU member leaders did not come to an agreement...

The Nationalist Party’s (PN) leader, Adrian Delia, said that it is a disappointment that throughout the last European summit, leaders of countries which form...

Italian PM calls for EU body to coordinate migrant arrivals

Italy has asked the European Commission to set up an agency to oversee the distribution of migrants rescued in the Mediterranean, Prime Minister Giovanni...

Greece seeks EU funds, staff to ease migration burden

Greece wants EU authorities to provide more funds and support staff to help it cope with thousands of migrants and refugees stuck in island...

Hungary to quit U.N. migration pact – Minister

Hungary will quit the United Nations migration pact before its final approval, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Wednesday, adding that the accord posed...

Malta and France will take 50 migrants each, Italian PM ...

France and Malta have agreed to host 50 people each, responding to a request for help sent by Italy after it took part in...

Nobel winner Malala slams Trump’s child separation policy

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai described as "cruel" a policy launched by U.S. President Donald Trump to separate children of illegal immigrants from...

Afghan deported amid German migrants row kills himself on return home

One of 69 Afghans deported from Germany last week committed suicide on his return home, the German interior ministry said on Wednesday. German Interior...