Around 13,000 migrants have been rescued off Italy over the past week alone
Several African migrants are being treated in Lampedusa and Sicily after being injured in a gas explosion in Libya. They were refused treatment by human traffickers before they embarked on their journ
The wave of migrants arriving at Italy’s ports is showing no sign of let up, as hundreds more arrived in Pozzalo on Friday morning. Ten thousand
Italian police are holding 15 Muslim men on suspicion of murdering a dozen Christians on a migrant boat from Africa.
A rising wave of violence against foreigners in South Africa brought thousands of protesters to the streets for a ‘peace march’ in the eastern city
Forty-one people drowned on Thursday while attempting to reach Italy by boat from Libya according to the International Organisation for Migration
Hundreds die attempting to cross the Mediterranean from north Africa. Thousands are saved, but Italy is struggling to cope with escalating migrant arrivals.
Italy’s Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni has called for a Europe wide response to the wave of migrants risking their lives crossing the
Around 400 people are feared dead in the latest tragedy in the Mediterranean. The migrants were attempting to make the journey between troubled
Reaching Italy at any cost: at least nine migrants die and 5,629 are rescued from the Mediterranean in three days, prompting urgent calls for international help.
At least 51 Syrian migrants have been rescued by Coast Guard teams as their boat sank off Turkey’s Aegean coast in two separate incidents. Videos
Italian navy and coast guard ships have rescued around 1500 migrants on board five boats in the Mediterranean in less than 24 hours
Italy has thanked Turkey for intercepting a cargo ship carrying mostly Syrian migrants. The Turkish coastguard fired on the engine room to prevent
Turkish coastguards say they have rescued some 51 Syrian migrants after their boat started to sink off the western coast of Turkey.
Hundreds of migrants were rescued by the Italian Coastguard on Wednesday about 80 kilometres off the Libyan coastline. At least ten people died in
The leader of the Britain’s UK Independence party has joined the election race ahead of the May 7 poll, by unveiling his anti-EU party’s immigration
There are claims that people traffickers have been forcing migrants onto boats despite bad weather, after more dramatic rescue missions.
Thousands have turned out in Rome for an anti-government demonstration
Which city has the largest Hungarian population after Budapest? London, is the surprise answer. Up to 400,000 Hungarians have left the home country
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott hints at tighter immigration laws following December's deadly Sydney siege.
Nearly 100 people tried to climb a six-metre-high fence covered in razor wire that marks the border of Spain. The migrants were flanked by police to
Faced with an influx of migrants from the Middle East and Africa, the EU has extended its rescue mission off the Italian coast until the end of 2015
More than 600 migrants, including many children, arrived in the Sicilian port of Porto Empedocle after being rescued off Libya’s coast. Libya serves
While fingers are being pointed over the latest migrants tragedy in the Mediterranean, a special humanitarian project is busy crowdfunding for its
Migrants from Kosovo walk into the dawn. Hungary has intercepted more than 10,000 of them since the beginning of this year, according to data given
Around 700 migrants who were rescued near the Libyan coast on Saturday have been brought to Sicily by Italian coastguards, They were just some of at