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Jan 05, 2018
Bangladesh minister hopes Rohingya repatriation to Myanmar will start 'very soon'Bangladesh information minister Hasanul Haq Inu has expressed hope that the repatriation of Rohingya refugees from his country to Myanmar will start "very soon".
Jan 02, 2018
Bulgaria takes over EU's six-month revolving presidency, will grapple with migrant crisis and Brexit during termBulgaria, EU's poorest member state took over the bloc's six-month revolving presidency with the migrant crisis and Brexit among the top items on its agenda.
Sep 12, 2017
Angela Merkel calls on Hungary to implement EU court's ruling, allow refugees into countryGerman chancellor Angela Merkel has urged Hungary to quickly implement a ruling by the top EU court that member states must take in a share of refugees
Aug 13, 2017
German aid group suspends migrant rescue operations off Libya citing security concernsThe German aid group Sea Eye on Sunday said it was suspending its migrant rescue operations in the Mediterranean, citing security concerns after Libya barred foreign vessels from a stretch of water off its coast.
Jul 15, 2017
Spain's maritime service rescues 19 Algerian migrants attempting to cross the MediterraneanSpain's maritime rescue service says that it has saved 19 migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea in a small boat
Jul 07, 2017
Niger authorities rescue 67 migrants stranded in the desert after being left for deadThe migrants had left the town of Agadez in Niger "on three vehicles" before being "abandoned without provisions by the traffickers," the source added.
Jul 03, 2017
France, Germany, Italy to draw 'code of conduct' for NGOs rescuing migrantsFrance, Germany and Italy agreed to draw up a "code of conduct" for charities operating boats in the Mediterranean to rescue migrants crossing from Africa to Europe.
Jun 26, 2017
Migrant crisis: Irish naval ship saves 712 people off Tripoli coast in eight-hour rescue operationAn Irish naval ship rescued 712 people including pregnant women and infants near Tripoli as part of an international migrant rescue effort
Jun 12, 2017
Migrant crisis: European Union to probe migration refusal in Poland, Hungary, Czech RepublicEuropean Union's executive will open legal cases against three Eastern members on Tuesday for failing to take in asylum seekers.
Jun 05, 2017
Battle for Mosul: As civilians flee, looters target empty homes in Iraq's old cityMen, women and children walk down the main road in west Mosul with arms full and carts loaded, but they are not among the people fleeing fighting in the city.