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# migrant-crisis - Monday 11 April, 2016

Police fire tear gas at migrants leaving 260+ injured in border clash
# Greece-Macedonia
# Greece-Macedonia

Police fire tear gas at migrants leaving 260+ injured in border clash

Apr 11th 2016, 8:37 AM 11,133 Views 67 Comments

Officials have denied that plastic bullets were used in the clash.

# migrant-crisis - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Pictures: More than 100 migrants have been sent back to Turkey
# Controversial
# Controversial

Pictures: More than 100 migrants have been sent back to Turkey

Apr 9th 2016, 8:45 AM 9,219 Views 42 Comments

Yesterday saw the second wave of deportations.

# migrant-crisis - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Pope Francis uses Easter message to hit out at the "rejection" of migrants
# Easter Message
# Easter Message

Pope Francis uses Easter message to hit out at the "rejection" of migrants

Mar 27th 2016, 1:07 PM 8,777 Views 68 Comments

The pontiff had also decried what he called Europe’s “indifferent and anaesthetised conscience” over migrants.

# migrant-crisis - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Plan for Greece to send back illegal migrants under 'one-for-one' deal
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Plan for Greece to send back illegal migrants under 'one-for-one' deal

Mar 8th 2016, 8:08 AM 9,697 Views 76 Comments

The suggestion was made by the Turkish prime minister.

# migrant-crisis - Monday 7 March, 2016

'Mama Merkel' rules out closing the 'Balkan route' to Syrian refugees
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

'Mama Merkel' rules out closing the 'Balkan route' to Syrian refugees

Mar 7th 2016, 7:23 PM 25,445 Views 105 Comments

A meeting on in Brussels also saw Turkey trying to strongarm the EU.

# migrant-crisis - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Arriving in Europe alone at 17 to work 16-hour shifts and sleep on mattresses
# Underage Migrants
# Underage Migrants

Arriving in Europe alone at 17 to work 16-hour shifts and sleep on mattresses

Mar 6th 2016, 9:15 AM 21,004 Views 78 Comments

Tens of thousands of unaccompanied Afghan minors sought asylum in Europe last year. Many of them are now spread out in special shelters across the continent.

# migrant-crisis - Friday 4 March, 2016

Calais migrants sew lips shut in protest against destruction of camp
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Calais migrants sew lips shut in protest against destruction of camp

Mar 4th 2016, 2:15 PM 19,151 Views 142 Comments

Police moved into the camp again yesterday to demolish the make-shift homes the migrants have been living in.

Smugglers jailed for four years after death of Syrian toddler on beach
# Alan Kurdi
# Alan Kurdi

Smugglers jailed for four years after death of Syrian toddler on beach

Mar 4th 2016, 10:52 AM 11,579 Views 88 Comments

A photo of three-year-old Alan Kurdi’s lifeless body on a Turkish beach sent shockwaves around the world last year.

# migrant-crisis - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Tear gas fired as migrants try to storm Greece-Macedonia border fence
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Tear gas fired as migrants try to storm Greece-Macedonia border fence

Mar 1st 2016, 9:49 AM 11,048 Views 87 Comments

The UN’s rights chief criticised a “rising roar of xenophobia” towards migrants.

# migrant-crisis - Friday 26 February, 2016

Hundreds to be moved as France to begin bulldozing 'The Jungle' migrant camp
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Hundreds to be moved as France to begin bulldozing 'The Jungle' migrant camp

Feb 26th 2016, 9:10 AM 12,671 Views 81 Comments

Migrants have been offered new accommodation in containers.

# migrant-crisis - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Up to 1,000 migrants and refugees are being kicked out of Jungle camp
# Expulsion Order
# Expulsion Order

Up to 1,000 migrants and refugees are being kicked out of Jungle camp

Feb 20th 2016, 1:00 PM 20,458 Views 76 Comments

Around 20% of those in the camp have until 8pm on Tuesday to leave.

# migrant-crisis - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Pictures: Inside the surreal world of the migrant 'Jungle' at Calais
# Welcome To The Jungle
# Welcome To The Jungle

Pictures: Inside the surreal world of the migrant 'Jungle' at Calais

Jan 30th 2016, 8:45 AM 19,271 Views 63 Comments

An entire society has sprung up on the outskirts of the French town, with the refugees living there making the most of the little that they have.

# migrant-crisis - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Sweden to expel up to 80,000 asylum seekers
# Tighter Borders
# Tighter Borders

Sweden to expel up to 80,000 asylum seekers

Jan 28th 2016, 8:24 AM 29,330 Views 163 Comments

It’s the latest move by EU states to tighten their borders in the face of the migrant and refugee crisis.

# migrant-crisis - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

'No simple answer': Denmark has passed its controversial new asylum laws
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

'No simple answer': Denmark has passed its controversial new asylum laws

Jan 26th 2016, 9:27 PM 22,394 Views 146 Comments

Authorities are now allowed to seize valuables from refugees..

# migrant-crisis - Friday 22 January, 2016

Seventeen children among dead as boats capsize off Greece
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Seventeen children among dead as boats capsize off Greece

Jan 22nd 2016, 2:07 PM 10,179 Views 64 Comments

Two boats are reported to have sank off the Greek coast, leaving at least 42 migrants dead.

# migrant-crisis - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

First arrest made over New Year's sex attacks in Cologne
# Backlash
# Backlash

First arrest made over New Year's sex attacks in Cologne

Jan 19th 2016, 10:01 AM 14,379 Views 85 Comments

More than 760 police reports have been filed in connection with German police.

# migrant-crisis - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Braving the snow in hope of a better life: 'Nothing can stop them'
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Braving the snow in hope of a better life: 'Nothing can stop them'

Jan 17th 2016, 9:15 AM 16,431 Views 100 Comments

The harsh winter weather has made migrants’ journey through Europe even harder.

# migrant-crisis - Friday 15 January, 2016

Asylum seekers banned from German swimming pool after sexual harassment reports
# Germany
# Germany

Asylum seekers banned from German swimming pool after sexual harassment reports

Jan 15th 2016, 9:20 PM 36,562 Views 163 Comments

Authorities denied placing entire groups of people under suspicion, but said the measure was aimed at laying down clear ground rules.

# migrant-crisis - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

The 32 photographs that took our breath away in 2015
# Pics Of The Year
# Pics Of The Year

The 32 photographs that took our breath away in 2015

Dec 30th 2015, 8:30 PM 62,091 Views 47 Comments

From Paris to Tunisia, from the marriage referendum to the migrant crisis, here are all of the best photos of this year.

# migrant-crisis - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Relatives of Syrian boy Alan Kurdi, who drowned off the coast of Turkey, have arrived in Canada
# Warm Welcome
# Warm Welcome

Relatives of Syrian boy Alan Kurdi, who drowned off the coast of Turkey, have arrived in Canada

Dec 29th 2015, 7:37 PM 12,238 Views 63 Comments

Alan’s uncle Mohammed and his wife and children hope to make a new live for themselves in Canada.

# migrant-crisis - Sunday 27 December, 2015

Irish ships in the Mediterranean rescued almost 9,000 migrants in 2015
# Sea Land Air
# Sea Land Air

Irish ships in the Mediterranean rescued almost 9,000 migrants in 2015

Dec 27th 2015, 6:41 PM 11,819 Views 42 Comments

Both Ireland’s maritime Defence Forces and its Coast Guard have had a year to remember.

# migrant-crisis - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Father of drowned Syrian toddler to give Channel 4's Christmas message
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Father of drowned Syrian toddler to give Channel 4's Christmas message

Dec 24th 2015, 2:01 PM 10,018 Views 89 Comments

He will appeal for the world to open its doors to Syrians.

# migrant-crisis - Thursday 17 December, 2015

EU leaders tell Cameron his demands are unacceptable
# Brexit
# Brexit

EU leaders tell Cameron his demands are unacceptable

Dec 17th 2015, 9:30 PM 25,497 Views 72 Comments

Talks over migration and Brexit are expected to dominate this week’s two-day summit.

# migrant-crisis - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

The EU is about to propose one of the biggest transfers of sovereignty in decades
# Border Force
# Border Force

The EU is about to propose one of the biggest transfers of sovereignty in decades

Dec 15th 2015, 8:17 AM 21,362 Views 101 Comments

However, Ireland will not be obliged to take part in the controversial border guard system.

# migrant-crisis - Monday 7 December, 2015

Germany has taken in almost one million refugees this year...
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Germany has taken in almost one million refugees this year...

Dec 7th 2015, 1:13 PM 12,324 Views 156 Comments

The number of arrivals currently stands at four times the total for all of 2014.

# migrant-crisis - Thursday 3 December, 2015

'Prostitution happens a lot, but what can you do? You have to eat'
# Women And War
# Women And War

'Prostitution happens a lot, but what can you do? You have to eat'

Dec 3rd 2015, 6:00 AM 17,970 Views 26 Comments

A new report identifies that women and girls with disabilities are “a particularly at risk group for sexual violence” during humanitarian crises.

# migrant-crisis - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Turkey and the EU have agreed a €3 billion aid deal to stem the flow of migrants into Europe
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Turkey and the EU have agreed a €3 billion aid deal to stem the flow of migrants into Europe

Nov 29th 2015, 9:10 PM 19,521 Views 144 Comments

Turkey insists the money is “for migrants, not for Turkey”.

# migrant-crisis - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Ikea has designed an amazing new shelter for refugees
# Better Shelter
# Better Shelter

Ikea has designed an amazing new shelter for refugees

Nov 28th 2015, 11:30 PM 48,688 Views 63 Comments

It can last up to three years, while current UN tents only last about six months due to harsh weather conditions.

# migrant-crisis - Friday 20 November, 2015

France to EU: We need to wake up and defend ourselves against terrorists
# Border Controls
# Border Controls

France to EU: We need to wake up and defend ourselves against terrorists

Nov 20th 2015, 8:39 AM 10,811 Views 75 Comments

French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuv said Paris received no warnings about Abdelhamid Abaaoud.

# migrant-crisis - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Seven children among 14 drowned after boat sinks off Turkey
# Refugee Crisis
# Refugee Crisis

Seven children among 14 drowned after boat sinks off Turkey

Nov 11th 2015, 8:35 AM 5,678 Views 30 Comments

It comes as politicians from sixty nations, including Ireland, gather for a summit in Malta.

# migrant-crisis - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Four babies among 11 dead after boat overturns off Greece
# Samos
# Samos

Four babies among 11 dead after boat overturns off Greece

Nov 1st 2015, 1:29 PM 10,375 Views 61 Comments

Ten of the dead were found in the cabin of their boat.

# migrant-crisis - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Far-right extremists planned to set fire to migrant camps in Germany
# Bamberg
# Bamberg

Far-right extremists planned to set fire to migrant camps in Germany

Oct 22nd 2015, 8:23 PM 10,166 Views 171 Comments

It’s the latest incident in a wave of violence against migrants and their supporters, in Germany.

# migrant-crisis - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Woman gives birth on board migrant boat in the Mediterranean
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Woman gives birth on board migrant boat in the Mediterranean

Oct 20th 2015, 4:19 PM 14,211 Views 116 Comments

The 25-year-old mother was making her way to Europe from Cameroon.

# migrant-crisis - Saturday 17 October, 2015

"Would we choose Isis or the regime? We want neither, we want a third choice..."
# Dublin 7 Says Welcome
# Dublin 7 Says Welcome

"Would we choose Isis or the regime? We want neither, we want a third choice..."

Oct 17th 2015, 8:00 AM 12,113 Views 82 Comments

29-year-old Syrian Motasem Hajali has lived in Ireland since February 2014.

# migrant-crisis - Sunday 11 October, 2015

'Devastating and incredible': Irish volunteers on life in the Jungle
# Refugee Crisis
# Refugee Crisis

'Devastating and incredible': Irish volunteers on life in the Jungle

Oct 11th 2015, 9:15 AM 15,632 Views 74 Comments

“You’re in France and within five or six steps you’re walking into a third world country.”

# migrant-crisis - Friday 9 October, 2015

One-year-old baby dies on migrant boat bound for Greece
# Tragic
# Tragic

One-year-old baby dies on migrant boat bound for Greece

Oct 9th 2015, 7:00 PM 14,625 Views 91 Comments

The boat began sinking during the night according to the Greek ministry of shipping.

# migrant-crisis - Thursday 8 October, 2015

This photographer's 'migrant chic' fashion shoot hasn't gone down very well
# Der Migrant
# Der Migrant

This photographer's 'migrant chic' fashion shoot hasn't gone down very well

Oct 8th 2015, 6:38 PM 19,854 Views 15 Comments

He has since taken it offline.

# migrant-crisis - Sunday 4 October, 2015

Body of baby boy found washed up on beach of Kos hotel
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Body of baby boy found washed up on beach of Kos hotel

Oct 4th 2015, 8:09 PM 9,766 Views 27 Comments

Authorities believe the child was part of a migrant family which tried to reach Kos in a dinghy.

# migrant-crisis - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Channel Tunnel closed as migrants occupy complex
# Suspended
# Suspended

Channel Tunnel closed as migrants occupy complex

Oct 3rd 2015, 7:48 AM 10,614 Views 37 Comments

The cross-channel rail line has been a repeat target for migrants attempting to reach Britain.

In a remote Greek cemetery, a nameless dead child with no-one to claim her
# Unknown
# Unknown

In a remote Greek cemetery, a nameless dead child with no-one to claim her

Oct 3rd 2015, 7:45 AM 16,163 Views 57 Comments

All that is known of the little girl is that she was seven, and that she died in search of a better future.