Migrant Crisis

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Thursday, December 27, 2018

More migrants could cross Channel following US withdrawal from Syria, says former police officer

More migrants could cross Channel following US withdrawal from Syria, says former police officer

More migrants could cross Channel following US withdrawal from Syria, says cop

Donald Trump pulling US troops out of Syria could unsettle the situation in the area leading to more people trying to leave, a former police officer says

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

David Davies MP: ‘The bleeding-heart liberal brigade’ is encouraging migrants ‘to risk their lives’

David Davies MP: ‘The bleeding-heart liberal brigade’ is encouraging migrants ‘to risk their lives’

David Davies: ‘The bleeding-heart brigade’ encourages migrants ‘to risk lives'

David Davies, the Conservative MP for Monmouth has said that the ‘bleeding-heart liberal brigade’ is encouraging migrants to “risk their lives” cross the English Channel, after the Home Secretary said he was considering using a Border Force ship to rescue them.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Boat containing suspected migrants intercepted off Kent coast

Boat containing suspected migrants intercepted off Kent coast

Boat containing suspected migrants intercepted off Kent coast

A boat with nine suspect migrants on board has been picked up by the Coastguard in the third similar incident at Dover in two days.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

100 migrants evacuated from camp in Lille after judge orders expulsion

100 migrants evacuated from camp in Lille after judge orders expulsion

100 migrants evacuated from camp in Lille after judge orders expulsion

A large number of people had been staying in the old station, Saint-Sauveur Lille, and were expelled early on Tuesday morning

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Migration crisis will be 'a catastrophe if Europeans don't have societal fortitude to maintain our laws', says author

Douglas Murray attacks 'hypocrites' Lily Allen and Nicola Sturgeon over migrant crisis

Douglas Murray attacks 'hypocrites' Lily Allen and Nicola Sturgeon on migration

Murray told Julia Hartley-Brewer that migrants are complicit in human trafficking and we are headed for catastrophe if we don't take action

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

Migrant centre in Italy run by mafia clan for at least 10 years

Migrant centre in Italy run by mafia clan for at least 10 years

Migrant centre in Italy run by mafia clan for at least 10 years

Police have made 68 arrests in connection with a migrant camp in Isola di Capo Rizzuto, many of those arrested belonged to the Arena clan

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

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

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

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Libya’s Migrant Hell: 'Europe has migration fatigue, but we need to understand the migrant crisis,' says Ross Kemp

Libya’s Migrant Hell: 'Europe has migration fatigue, but we need to understand the migrant crisis,' says Ross Kemp

Ross Kemp joins Paul Ross to discuss his latest documentary on Libya

Ross Kemp spoke to Paul Ross about the issues behind his documentary Ross Kemp: Libya’s Migrant Hell

Friday, January 6, 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017

'Migrants learning English is common sense, but people in the UK need to learn about the importance of migrants too', says barrister

'Chuka Umunna is right - it's absolutely essential for migrants to learn English'

'Chuka Umunna is right - it's vital for migrants to learn English'

Our Friday panel discussed Chuka Umunna's call to make migrant language lessons compulsory

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after a coincidence

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after happy coincidence

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after coincidence

A 4-year-old migrant girl who travelled from North Africa to Italy alone is going to be reunited with her mother after a coincidence, according to reports

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

The man was picked up in the Channel by coastguard services

Francois Hollande promises the land where the Calais Jungle stood will never be resettled by migrants

Calais Jungle land will never be resettled by migrants, says Francois Hollande

Calais Jungle land will never be resettled by migrants, says Francois Hollande

The French President assured the public in an interview with regional paper La Voix Du Nord

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Thursday, October 27, 2016

'The language Lily Allen has used is foolish and rightly criticised', says former newspaper editor

Lily Allen Hitler row: Star was foolish in Calais Jungle protest, says former newspaper editor

'The language Lily Allen has used is foolish and rightly criticised'

Lily Allen has voiced her opinions on the migrant crisis in an article published in Vice, which she has faced plenty of criticism for

Lily Allen compares the Conservatives to Hitler in article on refugees

Lily Allen compares the Conservatives to Hitler in article on refugees

Lily Allen compares the Conservatives to Hitler in article on refugees

Lily Allen has published an essay on Vice to defend her stance on the migrant crisis

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

More than 700 migrants rescued from the Mediterranean and taken to Sicily

More than 700 migrants rescued from the Mediterranean and taken to Sicily

More than 700 migrants rescued from the Mediterranean and taken to Sicily

A total of 729 migrants have been taken to Sicily after being rescued from boats as they attempted to travel to Italy

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Calais jungle: Migrants are 'a shared responsibility' between Britain and France, says CalAID co-founder Siobhan Wall

LISTEN Julia tells Calais aid worker 'we have no responsibility for non-British citizens living in a safe country'

Julia tells Calais aid worker Britain has no responsibility for Jungle migrants

Siohan Wall, the co-founder of the refugee charity CalAid, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the plight of the Calais refugees - and got a stern rebuke

Monday, October 24, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016

'The Calais Jungle is a toxic waste dump and situations like this will continue', says Calais Kitchens

'Toxic waste dump' of the Calais Jungle will be recreated elsewhere, says aid group Calais Kitchens

Calais Jungle is a toxic waste dump and will be recreated elsewhere - aid group

Thousands of migrants are being evicted from the Calais Jungle and moved into refugee centres across France

Calais jungle camp 'an affront to humanity', says Charlie Elphicke MP

Calais jungle camp 'an affront to humanity', says Charlie Elphicke MP

Calais jungle camp 'an affront to humanity', says Charlie Elphicke MP

The camp of migrants on the shores at Calais began to be dismantled by the French authorities over the weekend

Calais Jungle (Getty)

In pictures: Migrants begin to leave the Calais Jungle

Migrants begin to leave the Calais Jungle before full demolition

Migrants have started to leave the Calais Jungle as demolition work is planned to go ahead, buses take them to other centres across France

Friday, October 21, 2016

Friday, October 21, 2016

Armed men attack a migrant boat of the coast of Libya

Armed men 'attack migrant boat of the coast of Libya'

Armed men 'attack migrant boat of the coast of Libya'

At least four people are dead and 15 injured in the attack

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Child migrants: 'The press should be disgusted and others should be ashamed for condemning Lily Allen', says Sam Delaney

LISTEN to Sam Delaney's amazing rant on Lily Allen and child migrants

LISTEN to Sam Delaney's amazing rant on Lily Allen and child migrants

Sam Delaney has called for people to remember the real issues surrounding the Calais Jungle camp, rather than focusing on celebrities

Calais Jungle children: Lord Alf Dubs calls for greater focus on safety over age

UK Calais Jungle children: Lord Alf Dubs says we must focus on safety, not age

Lord Alf Dubs demands we focus on Calais children's safety, not their age

There have been some questions as to whether some of the children arriving into the UK this week are really children

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

X-rays, horses and hidden sugars - Checking teeth to discover the ages of children

X-rays, horses and hidden sugars: Checking teeth to discover the ages of migrant children

X-rays, horses and hidden sugars: How teeth can reveal migrant children's ages

An MP has called for mandatory teeth checks on migrant children arriving in the UK from the Calais Jungle camp, so Jon Holmes found out more

Monday, October 17, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

Children from the Calais Jungle camps are set to arrive in the UK

Children from Calais Jungle camps are set to arrive in the UK

Children from the Calais Jungle camps are set to arrive in the UK

14 children are said to be leaving France today, as they relocate to Britain before the Jungle camp is demolished, many more are expected to arrive this week, as British officials have travelled over to speed up the process

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

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Italian mayor endures backlash after asking refugees to use separate buses

Italian mayor condemned for 'Apartheid' refugee bus policy

Italian mayor condemned for 'Apartheid' refugee bus policy

Pierangelo Oliviero, mayor of Calizzano in northern Italy, defended the decision which has been likened to Apartheid

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

'The threat of eviction is increasing desperation in the Calais Jungle', says charity CalAid

Calais Jungle is now a lethal free-for-all, says charity CalAid after Eritrean death

Calais Jungle is now a deadly free-for-all, says charity CalAid

Charity claims migrants are being pushed to new peaks of desperation by looming threat of eviction

Monday, October 3, 2016

Monday, October 3, 2016

Germany could be sending asylum seekers back with the 'Dublin Regulation'

Refugees welcome? Germany could start sending hordes of asylum seekers away

Germany could start sending hordes of asylum seekers away

German interior minister has claimed he wants to bring back rules which would allow the country to return asylum seekers to EU countries

Friday, September 23, 2016

Friday, September 23, 2016

Mayor of Calais threatens to postpone building 'The Great Wall of Calais'

'The Great Wall of Calais' could be stopped as local mayor promises to block construction

Calais mayor pledges to stop construction of 'the Great Wall'

The mayor has threatened to postpone the building of the wall as the government has not responded

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

UN Summit: 'Moderate resettlement programs are a very good idea', says migration correspondent

UN Summit: 'Moderate resettlement programs are a very good idea', says migration correspondent

Migration correspondant urges leaders to use moderate resettlement programs

The United Nations summit for refugees and migrants continues today in New York

Monday, September 19, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

Lifejackets were placed at Parliament Square

'Graveyard of lifejackets' placed in Parliament Square [PHOTOS]

In photos: 'Graveyard of lifejackets' placed in Parliament Square

2,500 lifejackets have been laid out in Parliament Square to represent those migrants who have died trying to cross the Mediterranean sea

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

Friday, September 9, 2016

Friday, September 9, 2016

20 day old baby smuggled into Britain in the back of a lorry

20-day-old baby 'smuggled into Britain in back of lorry'

20 day old baby smuggled into Britain in the back of a lorry

The baby girl is said to have travelled with a group of migrants from The Jungle camp in Calais, they were discovered at Watford Gap services on Tuesday

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Bears, school projects and disguises - New suggestions for the Great Wall of Calais

'They should build the Great Wall of Calais using bears'

'They should build the Great Wall of Calais using bears'

Jon Holmes decided to think of some new ideas for how the Great Wall of Calais could be built

Hungarian woman who kicked migrants as they tried to flee will face a trial

Hungarian journalist Petra Laszlo faces trial for kicking fleeing migrants

Hungarian journalist who kicked fleeing migrants to face trial

Petra Laszlo was filmed last year kicking migrants as they tried to flee from police, and the footage circulated widely online

The UK is set to build the 'Great Wall of Calais'

UK is set to build 'Great Wall of Calais' to keep illegal migrants out

The UK is set to build the 'Great Wall of Calais'

The wall will replace fencing around the motorway near The Jungle camp in Calais and will cost British taxpayers £2 million

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Migrant crisis: 'The way forward is to have a resettlement community in North Africa', says UKIP leadership candidate

Ukip leadership candidate says migrants should be sent to North African camp to solve crisis

Ukip leadership candidate demands migrants be sent to North Africa

Elizabeth Jones believes Calais' Jungle migrant camp should be shut down and a resettlement community opened in North Africa

Monday, September 5, 2016

Monday, September 5, 2016

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy calls for border controls to move from Calais to Britain

Calais border controls must move to Britain to solve Jungle migrant nightmare, says Sarkozy

Calais border controls must move to Britain to solve Jungle nightmare - Sarkozy

The Presidential nominee for the right wing Les Republicains party is also calling for a new centre to open in England to process asylum applications