Tag Archives: European mass migration crisis

Policeman gets suspended jail term over migrant child death

A Belgian court has handed a one-year suspended prison sentence to a police officer over the shooting death of a two-year-old toddler who was in a van during a high-speed chase of suspected migrant smugglers ByThe Associated Press February 12, 2021, 6:25 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BRUSSELS […]

Fire breaks out at asylum seekers’ camp in southeast England

Eight fire engines have been sent to put out a fire at a coronavirus-afflicted former army barracks in southeast England where hundreds of asylum seekers have been living ByThe Associated Press January 29, 2021, 5:54 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LONDON — Eight fire engines were sent Friday […]

German and Turkish foreign ministers to meet in Ankara

Germany’s foreign minister is scheduled to meet his Turkish counterpart in the Turkish capital, following a tumultuous year in Turkish-European relations ByThe Associated Press January 18, 2021, 8:11 AM • 3 min read ISTANBUL — Germany’s foreign minister is scheduled to meet his Turkish counterpart in the Turkish capital, following a tumultuous year in Turkish-European […]

Cyprus: Brawl at overcrowded migrant camp injures 25

A government official in Cyprus says 25 migrants were injured during a large brawl between nationals from Syria and several African countries at a overcrowded migrant reception camp ByThe Associated Press January 12, 2021, 8:31 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article NICOSIA, Cyprus — More than two dozen migrants […]

Hundreds of migrants freezing in heavy snow in Bosnia camp

Hundreds of migrants are stranded in a burnt-out squalid camp in Bosnia as heavy snow fell in the country and temperatures dropped during a wintry spell of bad weather ByThe Associated Press December 26, 2020, 2:45 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BIHAC, Bosnia-Herzegovina — Hundreds of migrants on […]