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Jul 25, 2018
Spanish emergency services rescue almost 500 migrants from Mediterranean Sea in a single dayAccording to the International Organisation for Migration, 18,653 migrants reached Spanish shores between the beginning of the year and 18 July.
Jul 14, 2018
UN member states to sign first-ever agreement to address international migration issues in December; US to boycott dealAll UN member countries, apart from US have agreed to sign a deal "Global Compact" in December to address the international migration issue and recognise refugee rights
Jul 11, 2018
23-year-old Afghan man deported from Germany found dead in Kabul hotel room; police say he committed suicideIn 2016, Berlin signed a deal with Kabul to repatriate Afghan migrants who had failed to obtain asylum, and began expelling people in December 2016.
Dec 15, 2017
Indian diaspora is largest in the world, US remains top destination for migrants: World Migration Report 2018The Indian diaspora is the largest in the world, with over 15 million migrants from India living abroad.
Nov 22, 2017
'Slavery has no place in 21st century': UN chief condemns physical exploitation of innocent civiliansTerrorists and criminals are exploiting innocent civilians sexually and physically which may constitute war crimes Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said.
Oct 08, 2017
Myanmar showed a war-like attitude but Bangladesh remained cautious of provocation, says Sheikh HasinaBangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina has said her govt was very cautious and did not respond to any provocations by Myanmar, thereby defusing tensions between the two neighbours
Aug 10, 2017
UN agency: 50 African migrants 'deliberately drowned' off Yemen coast by smugglersThe International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said that 50 teenage African migrants were "deliberately drowned" by their smuggler off the coast of Yemen.
Jul 15, 2017
Battle of Mosul forced over one million Iraqis to flee homes, says UN agencyThe battle to liberate Mosul from the Islamic State has forced more than a million Iraqis to flee, of which only 2,20,000 have been able to return home
Jun 24, 2017
Spain coastguards rescue more than 200 migrants from five vessels in the MediterraneanSpain's coastguards rescued more than 200 migrants on Saturday as they attempted to make the perilous sea crossing from north Africa to Europe.
May 16, 2017
Ovais Sarmad, an Indian appointed to high-level UN climate change postSarmad currently serves as chief of staff to the director general of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM).