Fatnassia camp is a time-bomb that threatens whole of North Africa

By |maj 5th, 2020|Libyan Crisis, News, refugee crisis, Refugees, Tunisia, UNHCR|

The ongoing armed conflict in Libya is going to push thousands of people, now asylum-seekers in Libyan camps, to escape towards the Southern border regions of Tunisia, Medenine and Tataouine, writes Mourad Teyeb. Mourad Teyeb is a journalist and consul...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Fatnassia camp is a time-bomb that threatens whole of North Africa

Greece to move migrants out of congested island camps

By |april 16th, 2020|coronavirus, Greece, Greek islands, hotspots, News, refugee crisis, Turkey|

Greece will this month begin moving hundreds of elderly and ailing asylum seekers out of congested island camps to protect them from the coronavirus, the migration ministry said on Thursday (16 April).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Greece to move migrants out of congested island camps

Greeks fear Erdogan readies another migration wave by sea

By |april 13th, 2020|EU migration, illegal migration, News, refugee camp, refugee crisis|

Turkey is gathering a high number of migrants at its western coasts and urging them to sail across the sea border to neighbouring Greece, several Greek media reported over the weekend.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Greeks fear Erdogan readies another migration wave by sea

Spain wants jobless, immigrants to cover farm shortfall

By |april 8th, 2020|agriculture, Bulgaria, coronavirus, Morocco, News, refugee crisis, Romania, seasonal workers, Spain|

Spain moved on Tuesday (7 April) to tackle a shortfall of farm workers due to the coronavirus crisis by authorising the temporary hiring of tens of thousands of immigrants or jobless people.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Spain wants jobless, immigrants to cover farm shortfall

Poland, Hungary and Czechia broke law over refugees relocation system, EU court rules

By |april 2nd, 2020|Czechia, EU migration pact, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Migration, News, Poland, refugee crisis|

Poland, Hungary and Czechia failed to fulfil their legal obligations under EU law when they refused to participate in the relocation system for refugees in 2015, the European Court of Justice ruled on Thursday (2 April). 

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Poland, Hungary and Czechia broke law over refugees relocation system, EU court rules

‘Millions’ of migrants will soon head to Europe: Erdogan

By |marec 2nd, 2020|EU-Turkey deal, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Syrian war, Turkey|

"Millions" of migrants and refugees will soon head towards Europe, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan warned Monday (2 March), as he maintained pressure on Western countries over the Syrian conflict.

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Austria says it will stop any migrants trying to rush its border

By |marec 2nd, 2020|anti-immigration, Austria, EU-Turkey deal, Greece, Hungary, Karl Nehammer, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Sebastian Kurz, Syria war, Turkey, Western Balkans Route|

Austria will stop any migrants attempting to rush its border if measures to halt them in Greece and through the Balkans fail, conservative Interior Minister Karl Nehammer said on Sunday (1 March).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Austria says it will stop any migrants trying to rush its border

EU calls extraordinary foreign ministers’ meeting on Syria conflict

By |marec 2nd, 2020|Bulgaria, Greece, Josep Borrell, News, refugee crisis, Syria war, Turkey|

EU foreign ministers are to hold an emergency meeting next week to discuss the worsening Syria conflict that is driving refugees to the bloc's borders with Turkey, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said Sunday (1 March).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU calls extraordinary foreign ministers’ meeting on Syria conflict

Migrants clash with Greek police, diplomatic efforts underway

By |marec 2nd, 2020|Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, Charles Michel, Greece, Greek islands, hotspots, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Turkey|

Greek police fired tear gas to repel hundreds of stone-throwing migrants who tried to force their way across the border from Turkey on Sunday (1 March), with thousands more behind them after Ankara relaxed curbs on their movement.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Migrants clash with Greek police, diplomatic efforts underway

Erdogan drops the ‘human bomb’ on EU

By |februar 29th, 2020|EU-Turkey deal, Greece, Greece-Turkey, Mevlut Cavusoglu, migration crisis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Turkey|

The situation at the Greek-Turkish land border worsened dramatically on Saturday (29 February) following Ankara's official decision to let thousands of migrants enter EU territory.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Erdogan drops the ‘human bomb’ on EU