Migration

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Concerns grow over Poland’s treatment of migrants stuck at Belarus border
Warsaw defies critics to extend state of emergency as it seeks to portray migrants as dangerous

Jon Henley Europe correspondent

01, Oct, 2021 @1:39 PM

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The climate crisis is destroying the human rights of those least responsible for it | Patrick Verkooijen and AK Abdul Momen
The UN must urgently appoint a special rapporteur on climate change and human rights to galvanise action on the biggest threat to fundamental freedoms

Patrick Verkooijen and AK Abdul Momen

30, Sep, 2021 @11:20 AM

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‘My future is overseas’: Tunisians look to Europe as Covid hits tourism
As the pandemic deals a death blow to an already struggling sector, former workers see little hope for recovery

Simon Speakman Cordall in Hammamet, Tunisia

28, Sep, 2021 @6:30 AM

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‘He saw the panic’: the Afghan men who fell from the US jet
One was a young footballer, another a dentist. Their shocking deaths haunt the families who could not stop their desperate bids to escape

Ruth Michaelson and Sayed Tariq Majidi

16, Sep, 2021 @6:30 AM

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Priti Patel meets French minister over migrant crossings
Tory MPs urge home secretary to send arrivals back to France after influx of boats this week

Rajeev Syal Home affairs editor

08, Sep, 2021 @5:12 PM

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Where’s Edelyn? The search for the Filipina maid who vanished in Saudi Arabia
Mired in debt, the mother of three left to work as part of the Gulf’s kafala labour system. She was last heard from in 2015 and her family want answers

Katie McQue

04, Sep, 2021 @6:00 AM

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How street art is helping young migrants paint a brighter future in Italy
An innovative community project has brightened buildings, ‘brought people together’ and provided an emotional outlet after traumatic journeys

James Imam

03, Sep, 2021 @5:30 AM

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Fleeing the Taliban: Afghans met with rising anti-refugee hostility in Turkey
As violence causes a fresh wave of desperate journeys, populist politicians claim their country has become a ‘dumping ground’

Liz Cookman

05, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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‘We walked 18 hours, no food’: Taliban advance triggers exodus of Afghans
As the conflict intensifies amid the withdrawal of US-led forces, a new wave of families are being forced to flee via perilous routes to Iran and Turkey

Charlie Faulkner in Herat

28, Jul, 2021 @5:01 AM

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Migration and Covid deaths depriving poorest nations of health workers
Fragile health systems are at risk due to high numbers of medical staff leaving to work in richer countries, say experts

Fiona Broom, Laura Owings and Hazem Badr

19, Jul, 2021 @10:07 AM

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No man’s land: three people seeking asylum stuck in Cyprus’s buffer zone
The Cameroonians, who had ‘no idea’ they had jumped into the demilitarised area, have been trapped for almost two months

Helena Smith in Nicosia

17, Jul, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Fresh evidence of violence at Libyan detention centres as boats turned back
Amnesty International says sexual abuse and beatings rife at camps for those forcibly returned after trying to cross the Med

Sarah Johnson

15, Jul, 2021 @11:07 AM

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