More than 700 migrants have been brought to dry land in the Sicilian port of Augusta after being picked up by a coastguard ship.
The unrest in Pretoria broke out despite a condemnation of anti-foreigner violence and call for calm from President Jacob Zuma.
Donald Trump said it would be a tough trip. And it was.A group of senior US officials have been given a frosty reception in Mexico due to a controversy brewing over the deportations of undocumented m
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has arrived in Mexico on what analysts see as a “mission impossible”.
The new US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is in Mexico on Wednesday to try to stop the continuing deterioration of US-Mexican relations.
Amnesty International has documented 2016 as a year of hate, violence and oppression, a year of palpable contempt for the suffering of fellow humans.
The administration of US President Donald Trump has issued new tough guidelines that expand the number of immigrants targeted for deportation and speed up the process for their…
The bodies of 74 migrants are found by volunteers off the coast of northern Libya
Around 500 migrants have stormed the border which separates Morocco and the Spanish north African territory of Ceuta.
Businesses close their doors in solidarity as thousands strike across US cities protesting President Donald Trump's hard stance on immigration
By Amira Elghawaby, National Council of Canadian Muslims It has been a difficult couple of weeks. Just as we have had to come to grips with the
Tunisia’s prime minister has rejected criticism his country was too slow to take back failed asylum seekers from Europe.
On a visit to Belgrade on Monday, Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz praised Serbia and other countries in the region for their help last year in closing the so-called Balkan route used by migra
Swiss voters have approved a relaxation of their country’s citizenship rules, dismissing suggestions from the far-right that the move could pose a security…
Switzerland is holding a referendum on making it easier for people born in the country to become citizens. It is opposed by a right-wing party.
Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orban has offered to open up his country to refugees – but only those seeking sanctuary from the liberal policies of western…
US president Donald Trump says he is considering a new travel ban executive order – and it could be issued as early as next week.
Switzerland heads to the polls this Sunday for a nationwide referendum on whether to make naturalisation for third-generation immigrants easier.
French farmer arrested for helping migrants handed suspended fine
Less than a month in office and Donald Trump is already in a showdown with the judiciary that could go right the way to the Supreme Court.
Enforcing the Trump administration’s crackdown on immigration from Mexico, US Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly has been visiting federal facilities on the southern…
Cedric Herrou has been handed a 3,000 euro suspended fine by a court in Nice.
The aim is to get more failed asylum seekers out of Germany – and faster.
The two countries strengthen ties to deal with common issues like terrorism, migrant-trafficking, tourism and energy