Tag Archive | Migrants
As migrações não são uma questão de emergência, mas um problema estrutural.[…]
Ruling likely to ‘very heavily limit, if not entirely curtail’ use of ‘deport first, appeal later’ power.
European Union states held off agreeing to ease travel rules for Georgia on Wednesday, and Turkey, Ukraine and Kosovo should also expect more delays in visa waiving as the bloc turns more cautious amid immigration fears, EU delegation sources said, Reuters reports. The EU is already making it easier to suspend visa-free travel before it […]
Had Andy tried to cross into Panama a few days earlier, he might be in the United States by now. Instead, Andy, a 46-year-old Cuban computer technician, is holed up in a warehouse with more than 100 other migrants in the small Colombian town of Turbo, unsure how to continue his journey to the United […]
German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s ruling coalition agreed Thursday on sweeping measures to spur the integration of migrants and refugees in a “historic” first for a country that long resisted embracing immigration. The deal, hammered out in seven hours of late-night talks between Merkel’s conservative Christian Union bloc and the Social Democrats (SPD), also included plans […]
The first migrants deported from Greek islands under a disputed EU-Turkey deal were shipped back to Turkey on Monday in a drive to shut down the main route used by more than a million people fleeing war and poverty to reach Europe in the last year. Under a pact criticized by refugee agencies and human […]
European plans to take in hundreds of thousands of refugees a year directly fromTurkey in return for Ankara closing the borders to further migration, have been dismissed as unworkable by a senior Turkish official, hampering the EU’s attempts to get to grips with the crisis. The official warned of a new “tsunami” of Syrian refugees […]