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Four things Syrian refugees want before they go home

Four things Syrian refugees want before they go home

More than five million Syrians have left their country since the war started in 2011. Most are now in neighbouring countries, with about 3.5 million in Turkey and one million in Lebanon. More than half a million travelled to Germany, with …

 Erdogan: EU does not live up to its end of refugee deal

Erdogan: EU does not live up to its end of refugee deal

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that the United Union does not live up to their financial obligations under the Turkish-EU refugee deal. The Turkish president said he told the Pope, the Italian …

 Trump names most dangerous country in the world

Trump names most dangerous country in the world

US President Donald Trump claimed that Mexico is the "number one most dangerous country in the world. In an effort to justify why the US needed to build a wall along its southern border, Trump made the claim on …

Trump: US welcomes immigrants 'from everywhere'

Trump: US welcomes immigrants 'from everywhere'

US President Donald Trump said he wants immigrants who come from "everywhere," following reports last week that he disparaged immigrants from African countries and Haiti and welcomed more people from Norway. …

Trump calls for bipartisan immigration reform

Trump calls for bipartisan immigration reform

US President Donald Trump reiterated his demands for immigration reform during a bipartisan meeting with lawmakers yesterday. "We are here today to advance bipartisan immigration reform that serves the needs of the …

 Italy rescues 250 migrants in Mediterranean

Italy rescues 250 migrants in Mediterranean

More than 250 migrants were rescued in the central Mediterranean during the night between Monday and Tuesday, Italy’s Coast Guard said. According to the statement, the migrants, in one large rubber dinghy and two small boats, were …

Spanish aid group says 514 migrants rescued in Mediterranean

Spanish aid group says 514 migrants rescued in Mediterranean

Over 500 migrants who were trying to cross the Mediterranean in several small boats that were in danger of capsizing have been rescued at sea, a Spanish aid organization said Sunday, abc news reported. Proactiva Open Arms …

Russian emigrants returning home in significant numbers

Russian emigrants returning home in significant numbers

In the past year, almost 150 thousand Russians returned home from abroad, the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs reported, which later was confirmed by the Russian Foreign Ministry. This is not only about those living in the CIS, but …

 Cuba's Castro blasts Trump’s Mexican wall

Cuba's Castro blasts Trump’s Mexican wall

Cuban President Raul Castro harshly criticized US President Donald Trump's plan to build a wall along the Mexican border. "The new agenda of the US government threatens to unleash an extreme and egotistical …

Will EU resettle refugees to Georgia?

Will EU resettle refugees to Georgia?

Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz said that it's necessary to create European centers for reception of refugees outside the bloc. "We need refugee centers outside the EU. They should be managed jointly …

US to separate migrant children from parents at border

US to separate migrant children from parents at border

In a bid to deter illegal immigration, the administration of US President Donald Trump is planning to separate women and children sneaking together into the country, officials say. The Department of Homeland Security …