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Migrant crisis in EU's own backyard: Brussels savaged over treatment of refugees

Added: 20.02.2018 9:56 | 1 views | 0 comments

BRUSSELS is facing a migrant crisis in its own back yard it has emerged, as the European Union continues to disagree over a replacement for the bloc's policy on refugees and asylum seekers.


Canada deports North Korean asylum seekers

Added: 18.02.2018 10:27 | 0 views | 0 comments

Nearly 2,000 have been sent away since 2013 because the government says they lied on their asylum application forms.


Israel is not a 'place of refuge'

Added: 16.02.2018 3:15 | 0 views | 0 comments

Contrary to media claims, Israel is not "betraying" its history by deporting asylum seekers. It's continuing it.


Aust responsible for Manus refugees: UNHCR

Added: 13.02.2018 9:36 | 0 views | 0 comments

The United Nations has called on Australia to take responsibility for around 800 refugees and asylum seekers stranded in a detention centre on Papua New Guinea where it said many lack medical and mental health care.


[Ticker] Tusk wants to end 'destructive emotions' in migrant relocation

Added: 13.02.2018 9:35 | 0 views | 0 comments

European Council president Donald Tusk urged EU leaders on Tuesday to "put an end to the destructive emotions surrounding the issue of relocation" of asylum seekers. During a visit to Austrian chancellor Sebastian Kurz, Tusk said that the emotions "fuel populism and divide Europe" and that "if this issue is not resolved by ministers within the next months, we will need to find a solution at the June European Council".


Same psychological mechanism explains violence among Muslim and Western extremists

Added: 12.02.2018 11:30 | 0 views | 0 comments

Why do some Westerners attack Muslim minorities and asylum seekers and why do some Muslims support and engage in terror against the West? New research suggests that the reasons for such extreme behaviour might be the same in both groups.


French woman faces charges for 'aiding' asylum seekers

Added: 12.02.2018 7:36 | 0 views | 0 comments

Martine Landry was charged with 'aiding' two Guinean asylum seekers on the French side of the France-Italy border.


Few migrants returned to Turkey under 2016 deal

Added: 12.02.2018 3:28 | 0 views | 0 comments

Only 16 percent of asylum seekers in Greece can be returned to Turkey, according to Maria Stavropoulou, the former head of the Greek asylum service.


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