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Many Migrants Still Stranded in Bosnia as Freezing Cold Sets In

Many Migrants Still Stranded in Bosnia as Freezing Cold Sets In

Many Migrants Still Stranded in Bosnia as Freezing Cold Sets In Many Migrants Still Stranded in Bosnia as Freezing Cold Sets In Hundreds of migrants have slept in the open or in abandoned buildings in freezing temperatures this month as snow has blanketed the mountains of northwestern Bosnia and Herzegovina, according to humanitarian organizations. Some of those staying in a …

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Hundreds of Migrants Stranded in Freezing Weather in Bosnia

Hundreds of Migrants Stranded in Freezing Weather in Bosnia

Hundreds of Migrants Stranded in Freezing Weather in Bosnia Hundreds of Migrants Stranded in Freezing Weather in Bosnia Hundreds of migrants stranded at an abandoned camp in Bosnia and Herzegovina were spending New Year’s Eve in freezing temperatures, according to humanitarian groups, as authorities in the country struggled to balance their safety with growing hostility from local populations. Around 700 …

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After Perilous Atlantic Journey, Migrants Await Their Fate in Canary Island Hotels

After Perilous Atlantic Journey, Migrants Await Their Fate in Canary Island Hotels

After Perilous Atlantic Journey, Migrants Await Their Fate in Canary Island Hotels After Perilous Atlantic Journey, Migrants Await Their Fate in Canary Island Hotels PUERTO RICO, Spain — After braving the Atlantic on a rickety and overcrowded fishing boat for six days, a group of young Senegalese has spent the past three weeks in a three-star hotel in the Canary …

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Coronavirus Strands Millions of Migrants

Coronavirus Strands Millions of Migrants

Coronavirus Strands Millions of Migrants Coronavirus Strands Millions of Migrants BOGOTÁ, Colombia — A little boy charges along the highway, his red plastic shoes glowing in the twilight. The suitcase he pulls weighs almost as much as he does. A truck throttles by, threatening to blow him off his feet. But Sebastián Ventura, who at just 6 has already taken …

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Dissolved migrant caravan sign of tougher Guatemala stance Guatemala City Guatemala pandemic migrants United States

Guatemala Migrants

Dissolved migrant caravan sign of tougher Guatemala stance Guatemala City Guatemala pandemic migrants United States Dissolved migrant caravan sign of tougher Guatemala stance Guatemala City Guatemala pandemic migrants United States The Guatemalan government’s halt of more than 3,000 Honduran migrants who had set out for the United States amid the pandemic signaled that U.S. pressure on immigration continues to extend …

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E.U. Offers Cash and More Deportations in New Plan for Migrants

E.U. Offers Cash and More Deportations in New Plan for Migrants

E.U. Offers Cash and More Deportations in New Plan for Migrants E.U. Offers Cash and More Deportations in New Plan for Migrants BRUSSELS — The European Union on Wednesday unveiled a new attempt to cajole reluctant member nations into participating in a common system for handling asylum seekers, offering them both cash incentives to take in refugees and quicker deportation …

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Afghan Migrants Charged With Arson in Fires that Destroyed Lesbos Camp

Afghan Migrants Charged With Arson in Fires that Destroyed Lesbos Camp

Afghan Migrants Charged With Arson in Fires that Destroyed Lesbos Camp Afghan Migrants Charged With Arson in Fires that Destroyed Lesbos Camp MYTILENE, Greece (AP) — Four Afghans were charged with arson on Wednesday for the alleged involvement in fires that destroyed most of a large migrant camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, authorities said. The four Afghan men, …

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US border officials discussed using ‘heat ray’ on migrants before 2018 midterms | The Independent

US border officials discussed using ‘heat ray’ on migrants before 2018 midterms | The Independent

US border officials discussed using ‘heat ray’ on migrants before 2018 midterms | The Independent US border officials discussed using ‘heat ray’ on migrants before 2018 midterms | The Independent In 2018, 15 days before the midterm elections, the Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection considered deploying a “heat ray” on migrants at the US border. On 22 …

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As Coronavirus Reappears in Italy, Migrants Become a Target for Politicians

As Coronavirus Reappears in Italy, Migrants Become a Target for Politicians

As Coronavirus Reappears in Italy, Migrants Become a Target for Politicians As Coronavirus Reappears in Italy, Migrants Become a Target for Politicians POZZALLO, Italy — As the summer vacation season draws to a close in Italy, a flare-up of Covid-19 cases is fueling a surge in anti-immigrant sentiment, even though the government says that migrants are just a small part …

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Belarus Protests, Greece Migrants, Christophe Girard: Your Monday Briefing

Belarus Protests, Greece Migrants, Christophe Girard: Your Monday Briefing

Belarus Protests, Greece Migrants, Christophe Girard: Your Monday Briefing Belarus Protests, Greece Migrants, Christophe Girard: Your Monday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering antigovernment protests in Belarus, Greece’s hard line tactics against maritime migration and the abuse allegations facing a French politician. It appeared to be the largest protest in the …

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