Refugees

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Refugee Action said its research indicated asylum seekers face a "complex web of hostility and mistrust"

Report claims UK is failing asylum seekers

Report claims UK is failing asylum seekers

Refugee Action said its research indicated asylum seekers face a "complex web of hostility and mistrust".

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Britons and Syrians share many opinions on what is most valuable for a good life

Study: Syrian refugees and British citizens share 'substantial common ground'

Study: Syrian refugees and British citizens share 'substantial common ground'

UK-based refugees are most likely to remain and contribute to their host economy and are "much better supported" compared to those elsewhere

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Bearded Egyptian belly dancer protests against treatment of LGBT people

Bearded Egyptian belly dancer protests against treatment of LGBT people

Bearded Egyptian belly dancer protests against treatment of LGBT people

Shrouk El-Attara wears the beard to highlight the problems people who are LGBT face in Egypt

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Rohingya refugees claim at least five mass graves exist in Myanmar

At least five mass graves exist in Myanmar, say refugees

Rohingya refugees claim at least five mass graves exist in Myanmar

More than 20 refugees have given accounts of mass graves as they believe around 400 were killed

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Charity permitted to challenge Government plans to cap child refugees in UK

Charity permitted to challenge Government plans to cap child refugees in UK

Charity permitted to challenge Government plans to cap child refugees in UK

The Help Refugees charity is calling for more child refugees to be allowed to enter the UK

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Thursday, January 18, 2018

UK to increase border control funding in France by £44.5 million

UK to increase border control funding in France by £44.5 million

UK to increase border control funding in France by £44.5 million

The money will pay for fencing, CCTV and detection technology in Calais and other ports

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Two men handed life prison sentence for 'barbaric' murder of Syrian woman and baby

Two men handed life prison sentence for 'barbaric' murder of Syrian refugee and her baby

Two men jailed for life for killing Syrian refugee and her baby

The woman's husband has claimed the prison sentence is not severe enough

'Migrants being chased through Dunstable' - Mike Graham tells caller his story is 'a bit mad'

'Migrants being chased through Dunstable' - Mike Graham tells caller his story is 'a bit mad'

Mike Graham tells caller his story about migrants Dunstable is 'a bit mad'

Caller Ken says migrants are getting off lorries and running through the countryside

Friday, January 5, 2018

Friday, January 5, 2018

Brother and sister reunited in China after 78 years apart

Brother and sister reunited in China after 78 years apart

Brother and sister reunited in China after 78 years apart

The pair were separated when Weng Qimei left Chaoshan as a refugee due to the Second Sino-Japanese War

48,000 babies expected to be born in Rohingya refugee camps this year

48,000 babies expected to be born in Rohingya refugee camps this year

48,000 babies expected to be born in Rohingya refugee camps this year

Save the Children estimates that there will be 130 live births in the camps everyday

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

Investigation finds Myanmar’s security forces are raping Rohingya women

Myanmar’s security forces raping Rohingya women in droves, investigation finds

Myanmar’s security forces raping Rohingya women, investigation finds

The Associated Press spoke to 29 women and girls who told similar stories of rape

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Monk denied bail after allegedly inciting unrest during anti-Rohingya protest in Myanmar

Monk denied bail after allegedly inciting unrest during anti-Rohingya protest in Myanmar

Monk denied bail after allegedly inciting unrest during anti-Rohingya protest

The protest was calling for an end to the use of the word 'Rohingya' as many claim the people are actually illegal Bengali immigrants

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

German man 'beat up Afghan teenager on train before doing Nazi salute'

German man 'beat up Afghan teenager on train before doing Nazi salute'

German man 'beat up Afghan teenager on train before doing Nazi salute'

Witnesses claim the man also verbally abused two Syrian people who travelling with the teenager

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Rohingya refugees fill camps to bursting point, but how did it get to this stage?

Rohingya refugee camps full to bursting point, but how did it get to this stage?

Rohingya refugee camps full to bursting point, but how did it get to this stage?

So far roughly 592,000 Rohingya refugees have made it to Bangladesh after escaping violence in Myanmar, but their fight for freedom is not yet over

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Rohingya refugees saved after trying to cross river using jerrycans to float

Rohingya refugees saved after trying to cross river using jerrycans

Rohingya refugees saved after trying to cross river using jerrycans

It is claimed the refugees decided to swim across the river to Bangladesh after no boats arrived to transport them

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Gingers, refugees and breastfeeding - Katie Hopkins' most shocking moments

From refugee cockroaches to the miracle of Ebola: Katie Hopkins' most hateful quotes

From refugee cockroaches to the miracle of Ebola: Katie Hopkins' worst quotes

Katie Hopkins is no stranger to surrounding herself in controversy by making some shocking comments

Monday, October 9, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017

At least 12 dead and several missing after boat carrying Rohingya refugees sinks

At least 12 dead and several missing after boat carrying Rohingya refugees sinks

At least 12 dead after boat carrying Rohingya refugees sinks

Many of the people on the boat were thought to have been children

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

More than 40,000 Rohingya refugees may be deported from India

More than 40,000 Rohingya refugees face deportation from India

More than 40,000 Rohingya refugees face deportation from India

The government asked local authorities to identify illegal immigrants including Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar

Monday, September 25, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

United Nations estimates $200 million is needed for Rohingya refugees

United Nations estimates $200 million needed for Rohingya refugees

United Nations estimates $200 million needed for Rohingya refugees

The UN says the estimate is for just six months, as many Rohingya Muslims flee violence in Myanmar

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Human rights group claims Syrian refugee school aid budgets are missing millions

Syrian refugee school budgets are missing millions, claims human rights group

Syrian refugee school budgets are missing millions, claims human rights group

Human Rights Watch says problems of getting Syrian refugees into education are magnified by lack of funds

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Boat carrying Rohingya Muslims capsizes leaving five dead

Boat carrying Rohingya Muslims capsizes leaving five dead

Boat carrying Rohingya Muslims capsizes leaving five dead

Local people from the Shah Porir Dwip fishing village recovered the bodies

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

Afghan refugees speak out about being attacked by Taliban, Islamic State and US

Afghan refugees speak out about being attacked by Taliban, Islamic State and US

Afghan refugees speak out about being attacked by Taliban, Islamic State and US

Many from the Nangarhar Province are now living in an unfinished university building in Jalalabad

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Mykola hopes to trade his invention for long-term residency in Spain

Meet the Ukrainian refugee genius hoping to revolutionise car travel

Meet the Ukrainian refugee genius hoping to revolutionise car travel

Mykola is currently working on an invention which he hopes will revolutionise car travel

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Police arrest group who attacked Syrian refugee in Lebanon

Police arrest group who attacked Syrian refugee in Lebanon

Police arrest group who attacked Syrian refugee in Lebanon

The group beat the man and accused him of wanting to be a part of Isis

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

James Whale: 'Everybody in this country that does nothing to help those in the Middle East stinks'

James Whale: 'Anyone in this country who does nothing to help those in the Middle East stinks'

James Whale: 'We should be ashamed for not helping those in the Middle East'

James Whale says we must take responsibility for the war in the Middle East because we interfered in those countries and made the situation worse

Monday, June 26, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

Block on Donald Trump's travel ban is partially lifted

Block on Donald Trump's travel ban is partially lifted

Block on Donald Trump's travel ban is partially lifted

The ban will apply to those without a 'bona fide relationship' with another already in the US

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

'German men claim to be fathers of refugee children in exchange for money'

German men 'claiming to be fathers of refugee children in exchange for money'

German men 'claiming to be fathers of refugee children in exchange for money'

In Germany men can legally claim they are the father of a child even if they are not biologically related.

Monday, June 5, 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017

Five-year-old boy stabbed to death at refugee centre in Germany

Five-year-old boy stabbed to death at refugee centre in Germany

Five-year-old boy stabbed to death at refugee centre in Germany

A Russian boy was stabbed by an Afghan man at a refugee shelter in Arnschwang, his mother has been taken to hospital with serious injuries

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

250 migrants are feared dead in the latest tragedy on the Mediterranean (stock photo)

250 refugees feared dead after two separate shipwrecks

250 refugees feared dead after two separate shipwrecks

Rubber dinghies found off coast of Libya

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

German soldier who registered as Syrian refugee 'proves the system is failing'

German soldier registered as Syrian refugee 'to plot terror attack'

German soldier who registered as refugee 'proves the system is failing'

A German soldier managed to register as a Syrian refugee, meaning he had a space in a shelter and received money each month

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017

'Refugee hunter’ gangs continue to seek out migrants, but who are they?

Germany's 'refugee hunters': The violent vigilantes striking fear into asylum seekers

Germany's 'refugee hunters': The violent mobs striking fear into asylum seekers

Bikers, rockers and football fans are coalescing in gangs of hate, happy to bash the Muslim folk demon

Four men on trial in Germany for allegedly hunting and beating refugee to death

Four 'refugee hunters' on trial in Germany accused of beating asylum seeker to death

Four 'refugee hunters' on trial in Germany accused of beating man to death

The case is linked to the rise of so called 'vigilante mobs' which hunt asylum seekers

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Palestinian security officer killed during refugee camp raid

Palestinian security officer killed during refugee camp raid

Palestinian security officer killed during refugee camp raid

A raid was carried out on the Balata camp in Neblus, but an officer was killed during a clash between camp gunmen and the authorities

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Far-right neo-Nazi extremist group on trial in Germany for attacks on refugees

Far-right neo-Nazi group on trial in Germany for anti-refugee 'terror attacks'

Far-right neo-Nazi group on trial in Germany for anti-refugee 'terror attacks'

Eight far-right extremists have gone on trial for bomb attacks on homes for asylum applicants in Germany

MP Pauline Latham gives 'flippant and callous' response to voter about child refugees

Tory MP Pauline Latham blasted for 'flippant and callous' response to voter about child refugees

MP Pauline Latham gives 'flippant and callous' response to about child refugees

The MP claimed people should stop being sentimental about child refugees, causing voter Daniel Grimwood to write to her with his story

Hungary is known for its uncompromising approach to migrants

Hungary approves detention of all asylum-seekers

Hungary approves detention of all asylum-seekers

Asylum-seekers to be locked in border camps made of shipping containers until their cases are decided

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Thursday, February 2, 2017

'Protesters are outraged over Donald Trump's wall, but where were they when the UK built one in Calais?', asks George Galloway

George Galloway asks Donald Trump protesters: 'Where were you when Britain built a wall in Calais?'

'Protesters are outraged over Trump's wall, but what about the Calais wall?'

Protesters against Donald Trump don't want him to build a wall along the Mexico border, yet the UK's plans for a similar boundary received almost no attention, says our presenter

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

'Nobody has a right to go to America, but Donald Trump's travel ban is foolish', says George Galloway

George Galloway: 'Donald Trump supporters have killed more people in North America than refugees have'

Galloway: 'Trump fans have killed more North Americans than refugees have'

George Galloway opened his show today with a moving monologue on Donald Trump's travel ban

Monday, January 30, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

'Protests against Donald Trump's travel ban are actually just against Trump himself', says UKIP's Peter Whittle

Protests against Donald Trump's travel ban are actually just against Trump himself, says UKIP's Peter Whittle

'Protests against Donald Trump's travel ban are actually just against Trump'

Donald Trump has banned travellers from seven Muslim-majority countries from America, a move that has sparked outrage

'Study the world' - Donald Trump takes to Twitter, after receiving criticism for his travel ban

Donald Trump says he's stopping 'bad dudes' as he reacts to ban protest

Donald Trump says he's stopping 'bad dudes' as he reacts to ban protest

Donald Trump has once again taken to Twitter to discuss his travel ban, which has been criticised by many

Donald Trump's travel ban has prompted a furious response

Iraq parliament backs tit-for-tat retaliation against Americans after Trump Muslim crackdown

Iraq parliament backs tit-for-tat retaliation against Americans

Lawmakers have passed 'reciprocity measure' preventing Iraqis from entering America

'There is no evidence to back up Donald Trump's travel ban', says Ramadhan Foundation

Trump refugee ban: Julia asks Muslim activist 'where were the protests when Obama stopped Iraqi refugees?'

Julia asks Muslim activist 'where were the protests when Obama banned Iraqis?'

Trump has banned those from seven predominantly Muslim countries from entering America, he has also banned the entry of Syrian refugees and suspended the US Refugee Admissions Programme

Starbucks planning to hire thousands of refugees to defy Donald Trump

Starbucks planning to hire thousands of refugees to defy Donald Trump

Starbucks planning to hire thousands of refugees to defy Donald Trump

The coffee chain plans to hire roughly 10,000 refugees over the next five years as a defiant response to the President's executive order

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Police defuse explosive device at refugee centre in Sweden

Police defuse explosive device at refugee centre in Sweden

Police defuse explosive device at refugee centre in Sweden

Police in Sweden have defused an explosive device, which was discovered at a refugee centre in Sweden where 140 people were living

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Ex-UKIP MEP Godfrey Bloom on migrant age checks: 'Beards are a bit of a giveaway'

Ex-UKIP MEP Godfrey Bloom on migrant age checks: 'Beards are a good indicator'

Controversial former MEP also said Home Office isn't fit for purpose

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Thursday, October 13, 2016

100 migrants break into Europe by scaling Spanish border fence

100 migrants break into Europe by scaling Spanish border fence

Around 400 migrants participated in the break-in attempt during heavy rains

Friday, September 30, 2016

Friday, September 30, 2016

German mayor assaulted in a suspected xenophobic attack

Pro-refugee German mayor Joachim Kebschull assaulted in suspected Neo-Nazi attack

Pro-refugee German mayor assaulted in suspected Neo-Nazi attack

The mayor of Oersdorf was struck on the back of the head and lost consciousness before being taken to hospital, reports suggest

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Fight breaks out between the far-right and refugees in East Germany

Mass brawl breaks out between neo-Nazis and refugees in East Germany

Mass brawl breaks out between neo-Nazis and refugees in East Germany

The fight took place on Wednesday evening at a square in Bautzen. Reports suggest 80 locals and 20 refugees were involved

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Germany's Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi have met to discuss Brexit

Brexit won't affect the future of the European Union, says former Tory MP Nick de Bois

Brexit won't affect the future of the European Union, says former Tory MP

De Bois said the EU's 'colossal structural issues' will remain long after Britain has quit the bloc

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Thursday, August 18, 2016