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Reuters
Niger tells Europe it needs 1 billion euros to fight illegal migrationwill travel through Niger this year, crossing the Sahara Desert on their way to
Niger tells Europe it needs 1 billion euros to fight illegal migration
Reuters / Posted 11 hours ago
will travel through Niger this year, crossing the Sahara Desert on their way to the Mediterranean coast, according to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). A vast landlocked country, Niger borders Nigeria in the south and Libya to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Niger tells Europe it needs 1 billion euros to fight illegal migrationwill travel through Niger this year, crossing the Sahara Desert on their way to
Niger tells Europe it needs 1 billion euros to fight illegal migration
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 hours ago
will travel through Niger this year, crossing the Sahara Desert on their way to the Mediterranean coast, according to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). A vast landlocked country, Niger borders Nigeria in the south and Libya to... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Over 100 asylum seekers die in shipwrecksbetween Libya and Italy at the weekend as the crossing becomes the preferred se
Over 100 asylum seekers die in shipwrecks
Sky News Australia / Posted 14 hours ago
between Libya and Italy at the weekend as the crossing becomes the preferred sea route for migrants to Europe, the International Organisation for Migration says. With the closing of land routes in the Balkans and a recent deal under which... Read more
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International Business Times
Burundi's invisible victims: Internally displaced civilians are going hungry 1,500 dead. While refugee numbers have been well documented, there has been le
Burundi's invisible victims: Internally displaced civilians are going hungry
International Business Times / Posted 16 hours ago
1,500 dead. While refugee numbers have been well documented, there has been less attention to the situation of IDPs. The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has launched a programme to monitor the situation of IDPs displaced by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Refugees On the Edge of Two WorldsYemen have arrived, The Citizen reported last month. According to Charles Mkude
Refugees On the Edge of Two Worlds
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Yemen have arrived, The Citizen reported last month. According to Charles Mkude who is a National Project Officer at the International Organisation for Migration, the origin of the refugees is new. He mentions that as Europe tightens its borders,... Read more
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International Business Times
Refugee crisis: 99 migrants feared dead as two boats capsize in Mediterranean call and took the migrants from the merchant vessel to Lampedusa, the southern-
Refugee crisis: 99 migrants feared dead as two boats capsize in Mediterranean
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
call and took the migrants from the merchant vessel to Lampedusa, the southern-most island of Italy, according to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), the Guardian reported. The spokesperson for IOM Italy, Flavio De Giacomo... Read more
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The Local
Sweden fights for EU border controls to stayMarch, which sees migrants and refugees sent back from Greece to Turkey. Story
Sweden fights for EU border controls to stay
The Local / Posted yesterday
March, which sees migrants and refugees sent back from Greece to Turkey. Story continues below… However figures from the International Organisation for Migration suggests that the total number of migrants arriving by boat to Italy or Greece... Read more
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dna
Up to 100 missing refugees in two Mediterranean shipwrecks: United Nations"due to their serious health conditions," and that two bodies had also been dis
Up to 100 missing refugees in two Mediterranean shipwrecks: United Nations
dna / Posted yesterday
"due to their serious health conditions," and that two bodies had also been disembarked. The news came a day after the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said that only 26 people were rescued from an inflatable boat carrying around... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Up to 100 dead in two Mediterranean shipwrecks"due to their serious health conditions", and that two bodies had also been dis
Up to 100 dead in two Mediterranean shipwrecks
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
"due to their serious health conditions", and that two bodies had also been disembarked. The news came a day after the International Organisation for Migration said that only 26 people were rescued from an inflatable boat carrying around 110... Read more
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Irish Examiner
LE Róisín starts Mediterranean mission to rescue refugees from seafrom war-torn countries. So far this year, just over 1,200 people have died in
LE Róisín starts Mediterranean mission to rescue refugees from sea
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
from war-torn countries. So far this year, just over 1,200 people have died in the massive waterway according to the International Organisation for Migration. Last year the Irish Navy pulled 8,000 people from the waters. CEO of the Immigrant... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trafficking Victims Finally Arrive, Whisked Away From Journalistsand their eventual repatriation, the women lived under the benevolence of the Z
Trafficking Victims Finally Arrive, Whisked Away From Journalists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and their eventual repatriation, the women lived under the benevolence of the Zimbabwean ambassador to Kuwait and the International Organisation for Migration. However, relief only came when prominent businessmen Wicknell Chivayo and Philip... Read more
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EuroNews
Dozens of migrants missing as Italy responds to shipwreck off Libyadetails were given of their countries of origin. Some 27,000 migrants have rea
Dozens of migrants missing as Italy responds to shipwreck off Libya
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
details were given of their countries of origin. Some 27,000 migrants have reached Italy by boat this year. The International Organisation for Migration estimates that more than 1,200 people have died in 2016 trying to reach Europe by... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Kuwait victims arrive, hidden from mediaand their eventual repatriation, the women lived under the benevolence of the Z
Kuwait victims arrive, hidden from media
New Zimbabwe / Posted 3 days ago
and their eventual repatriation, the women lived under the benevolence of the Zimbabwean ambassador to Kuwait and the International Organisation for Migration. However, relief only came when prominent businessmen Wicknell Chivayo and Philip... Read more
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RTE News
Migrants missing after boat sinks off Libyamigrants are missing after an inflatable craft sank off the coast of Libya, acc
Migrants missing after boat sinks off Libya
RTE News / Posted 3 days ago
migrants are missing after an inflatable craft sank off the coast of Libya, according to survivors cited by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). Twenty-six people were rescued from the boat which sank yesterday, and were... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Asylum seeker boat sinks off Libya: migration groupAsylum seeker boat sinks off Libya, 84 missing, the International Organisation
Asylum seeker boat sinks off Libya: migration group
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Asylum seeker boat sinks off Libya, 84 missing, the International Organisation for Migration says Photo: Migrants arrive at the Lampedusa harbor after a rescue operation by Italian coast guards at sea, off the coast of Libya. (AFP: Guardia... Read more
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Times of Malta
At least 70 migrants feared dead as boat capsizes off Libyaoff the Libyan coast, according to 26 survivors rescued by an Italian ship. It
At least 70 migrants feared dead as boat capsizes off Libya
Times of Malta / Posted 3 days ago
off the Libyan coast, according to 26 survivors rescued by an Italian ship. Italian media gave the figure of 70 while the International Organisation for Migration said it believed 84 were missing. The dinghy was found taking on water in rough... Read more
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dna
European Union announces additional €38 million in aid for Haitithe border into Haiti, where some have never lived. Among them are more than 1,
European Union announces additional €38 million in aid for Haiti
dna / Posted 3 days ago
the border into Haiti, where some have never lived. Among them are more than 1,200 unaccompanied minors, according to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). Some were deported so suddenly that they arrive with only the clothes on... Read more
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Business Standard India
EU announces additional 38 million euros in aid for Haitithe border into Haiti, where some have never lived. Among them are more than 1,
EU announces additional 38 million euros in aid for Haiti
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
the border into Haiti, where some have never lived. Among them are more than 1,200 unaccompanied minors, according to the International Organisation for Migration. Some were deported so suddenly that they arrive with only the clothes on their... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nepal earthquake survivors still sufferingBut not all families can afford that. International agencies are attempting to
Nepal earthquake survivors still suffering
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
But not all families can afford that. International agencies are attempting to fill the breach. Since October 2015, the International Organisation for Migration has put workers in touch with local groups providing month-long jobs for earthquake... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
UN chief slams 'increasingly restrictive' EU refugee policiesreaching Greece after March 20 will be returned to Turkey. Although the pact h
UN chief slams 'increasingly restrictive' EU refugee policies
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
reaching Greece after March 20 will be returned to Turkey. Although the pact has led to a sharp drop in arrivals, the International Organisation for Migration last week warned that the numbers were starting to rise again. The crisis has... Read more
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Rappler
UN chief slams 'increasingly restrictive' EU refugee policiesreaching Greece after March 20 will be returned to Turkey. Although the pact h
UN chief slams 'increasingly restrictive' EU refugee policies
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
reaching Greece after March 20 will be returned to Turkey. Although the pact has led to a sharp drop in arrivals, the International Organisation for Migration last week warned that the numbers were starting to rise again. The crisis has... Read more
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asianage
Austria set to reject most refugeesreaching Greece after March 20 will be returned to Turkey. Although the pact h
Austria set to reject most refugees
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
reaching Greece after March 20 will be returned to Turkey. Although the pact has led to a sharp drop in arrivals, the International Organisation for Migration last week warned that the numbers were “once again ticking up”. The crisis has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Austria adopts one of EU's toughest asylum laws amid far-right surgereaching Greece after March 20 will be returned to Turkey. Although the pact h
Austria adopts one of EU's toughest asylum laws amid far-right surge
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
reaching Greece after March 20 will be returned to Turkey. Although the pact has led to a sharp drop in arrivals, the International Organisation for Migration last week warned that the numbers were "once again ticking up". The crisis has... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Austria considers rejecting most migrants amid far-right surgebe returned to Turkey. But although the pact has already sharply reduced the n
Austria considers rejecting most migrants amid far-right surge
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
be returned to Turkey. But although the pact has already sharply reduced the number of people crossing from Turkey, the International Organisation for Migration last week warned that the numbers are "once again ticking up". The massive influx... Read more
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Eye Witness News
More migrants ferried from Greece to Turkey under EU dealand migrants are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was
More migrants ferried from Greece to Turkey under EU deal
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
and migrants are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was implemented. So far under the deal, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has facilitated the resettlement of 350 Syrians from Turkey to European... Read more
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Business Standard India
Greece returns 49 migrants back to Turkey under controversial dealaccelerated talks on its EU membership bid. The deal has already sharply reduc
Greece returns 49 migrants back to Turkey under controversial deal
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
accelerated talks on its EU membership bid. The deal has already sharply reduced the number of people crossing from Turkey to Greece, though the International Organisation for Migration last week warned that the numbers are "once again ticking... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Hundreds drown in Libyan refugee exodushoping to reach Italy from eastern Libya sank as passengers from smaller boats
Hundreds drown in Libyan refugee exodus
Mail & Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
hoping to reach Italy from eastern Libya sank as passengers from smaller boats were trying to board it, survivors told the International Organisation for Migration. The survivors’ accounts described panicked passengers desperately trying to stay... Read more
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express
MIGRANT CRISIS: Refugees hurl rocks at police after being deported thanks to EU dealand migrants are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was
MIGRANT CRISIS: Refugees hurl rocks at police after being deported thanks to EU deal
express / Posted 7 days ago
and migrants are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was implemented. So far under the deal, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has facilitated the resettlement of 350 Syrians from Turkey to European... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Clashes as more migrants ferried from Greeceand migrants are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was
Clashes as more migrants ferried from Greece
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
and migrants are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was implemented. So far under the deal, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has facilitated the resettlement of 350 Syrians from Turkey to European... Read more
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The Huffington Post
More Migrants Returned To Turkey From Greece Under Controversial EU Dealand migrants are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was
More Migrants Returned To Turkey From Greece Under Controversial EU Deal
The Huffington Post / Posted 7 days ago
and migrants are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was implemented. So far under the deal, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has facilitated the resettlement of 350 Syrians from Turkey to European... Read more
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dna
More refugees ferried from Greece to Turkey under EU dealand refugees are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was
More refugees ferried from Greece to Turkey under EU deal
dna / Posted 7 days ago
and refugees are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was implemented. So far under the deal, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has facilitated the resettlement of 350 Syrians from Turkey to European... Read more
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The Star
Migrants trickle back to Turkey from Greece under EU dealand migrants are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was
Migrants trickle back to Turkey from Greece under EU deal
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
and migrants are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was implemented. So far under the deal, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has facilitated the resettlement of 350 Syrians from Turkey to European... Read more
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Swissinfo
More migrants ferried from Greece to Turkey under EU dealand migrants are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was
More migrants ferried from Greece to Turkey under EU deal
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
and migrants are currently on Greek islands, having arrived after the deal was implemented. So far under the deal, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has facilitated the resettlement of 350 Syrians from Turkey to European... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turkey visa deal only once 'all criteria met': EUEurope," he warned. The deal has already sharply reduced the number of people
Turkey visa deal only once 'all criteria met': EU
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
Europe," he warned. The deal has already sharply reduced the number of people crossing from Turkey to Greece, though the International Organisation for Migration has said the numbers are "once again ticking up", possibly as smugglers get more... Read more
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International Business Times
Norway to offer refugees a bonus to return home going to be rejected so it is better for them to be encouraged to travel back,"
Norway to offer refugees a bonus to return home
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
going to be rejected so it is better for them to be encouraged to travel back," Listhaug added. The spokesperson for the International Organisation for Migration, Joost van der Aalst has said the number of asylum seekers taking up the offer was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Medical Charity MSF Restarts Mediterranean Migrant Rescueshave died so far this year trying to reach Europe by sea, more than half of the
Medical Charity MSF Restarts Mediterranean Migrant Rescues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
have died so far this year trying to reach Europe by sea, more than half of them on the central Mediterranean route, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) told the Thomson Reuters Foundation on Monday. Last year the IOM said 3,771... Read more
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The New Statesman
Would you float off the treadmill? How to run a marathon in spacenot just the numbers of migrants, but also the fact that the death rate in 2015
Would you float off the treadmill? How to run a marathon in space
The New Statesman / Posted 8 days ago
not just the numbers of migrants, but also the fact that the death rate in 2015 on this sea route, based on data from the International Organisation for Migration, was around 1 in 20, compared to approximately 1 in 1,000 between Greece and... Read more
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The New Statesman
To combat Islamic State, the world's leaders need to restore order to Libyanot just the numbers of migrants, but also the fact that the death rate in 2015
To combat Islamic State, the world's leaders need to restore order to Libya
The New Statesman / Posted 8 days ago
not just the numbers of migrants, but also the fact that the death rate in 2015 on this sea route, based on data from the International Organisation for Migration, was around 1 in 20, compared to approximately 1 in 1,000 between Greece and... Read more
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Daily Mail
A hero's welcome for Merkel at Turkish refugee campwhich has sharply reduced the number of people crossing from Turkey to Greece,
A hero's welcome for Merkel at Turkish refugee camp
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
which has sharply reduced the number of people crossing from Turkey to Greece, was also called into question, with the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) saying the numbers were 'once again ticking up'. Merkel had said the Turkey... Read more
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WA Today
Berlin wants 'safe zones' in Syria as Obama warns against ground troopshave been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealin
Berlin wants 'safe zones' in Syria as Obama warns against ground troops
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
have been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealing" of the route appears to be over, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said. One side of the bargain, used to sell the migrant deal to the Turkish... Read more
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The Age
Berlin wants 'safe zones' in Syria as Obama warns against ground troopshave been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealin
Berlin wants 'safe zones' in Syria as Obama warns against ground troops
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
have been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealing" of the route appears to be over, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said. One side of the bargain, used to sell the migrant deal to the Turkish... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Berlin wants 'safe zones' in Syria as Obama warns against ground troopshave been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealin
Berlin wants 'safe zones' in Syria as Obama warns against ground troops
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
have been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealing" of the route appears to be over, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and EU Council president Donald Tusk... Read more
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Canberra Times
Berlin wants 'safe zones' in Syria as Obama warns against ground troopshave been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealin
Berlin wants 'safe zones' in Syria as Obama warns against ground troops
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
have been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealing" of the route appears to be over, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and EU Council president Donald Tusk are... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Berlin wants 'safe zones' in Syria as Obama warns against ground troopshave been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealin
Berlin wants 'safe zones' in Syria as Obama warns against ground troops
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
have been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealing" of the route appears to be over, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and EU Council president Donald Tusk are... Read more
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dna
Germany seeking 'safe zones' in Syria to shelter refugees: Angela Merkelhave been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealin
Germany seeking 'safe zones' in Syria to shelter refugees: Angela Merkel
dna / Posted 9 days ago
have been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealing" of the route appears to be over, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said. TURKEY "BEST EXAMPLE" One side of the bargain, used to sell the deal... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Visa deal or no migrant deal, Turkey warns EUand Afghanistan. The deal has already sharply reduced the number of people cro
Visa deal or no migrant deal, Turkey warns EU
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
and Afghanistan. The deal has already sharply reduced the number of people crossing from Turkey to Greece, though the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has said the numbers are "once again ticking up", possibly as smugglers get... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Nepal earthquake victims still living in tents one year onhave possession of a Land Certificate, proving their ownership of the land, in
Nepal earthquake victims still living in tents one year on
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
have possession of a Land Certificate, proving their ownership of the land, in order to qualify for assistance. Oxfam and International Organisation for Migration studies have found that between 10-15 per cent of earthquake-affected people did not... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Merkel meets refugees in Turkey in visit to ease EU deal tensionswhich has sharply reduced the number of people crossing from Turkey to Greece,
Merkel meets refugees in Turkey in visit to ease EU deal tensions
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
which has sharply reduced the number of people crossing from Turkey to Greece, was also called into question, with the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) saying the numbers were "once again ticking up". Ms Merkel had said the... Read more
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dna
Angela Merkel arrives in southeast Turkey to ease tensions of refugee dealhave been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealin
Angela Merkel arrives in southeast Turkey to ease tensions of refugee deal
dna / Posted 10 days ago
have been arriving with about 150 people a day, indicating the "hermetic sealing" of the route appears to be over, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said. Merkel, EU Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission... Read more
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express
Incredible footage shows what it's REALLY like to cross the sea in a refugee dinghywaters Thousands of migrants are making the journey from Libya instead, on a m
Incredible footage shows what it's REALLY like to cross the sea in a refugee dinghy
express / Posted 10 days ago
waters Thousands of migrants are making the journey from Libya instead, on a much more dangerous stretch of water. The International Organisation for Migration now estimates that the total number of migrant deaths on Mediterranean sea routes to... Read more
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