A lorry from which a group of 30 migrants were rescued after it caught fire was “identical” to one owned by a company involved in the construction of the Bulgarian […]
Thousands of migrants have “disappeared” from Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry distribution centres and State Agency for Refugees camps in the past ...
Between January 1 and March 9 2017, Bulgaria sent a total of 472 third-country nationals – meaning non-EU citizens – out of the country, a ...
The Roman Catholic priest who was at the centre of controversy because he sheltered a Syrian refugee family in the northern Bulgarian town of Belene i ...
Because of social tensions, Bulgaria’s caretaker government is preparing changes to the regulations and conditions for the integration of migrant and refugees, a Cabinet spokesperson said on March 8. The […]
No Bulgarian municipality has applied to take part in an EU-funded scheme that provides funds to assist in integration of refugees, reports on March 8 said. The funding is available […]
Hungary’s parliament has approved a new law calling for all asylum seekers to be detained in camps along the country’s southern border while their applications are being processed. Under the […]
Uproar has greeted the European Court of Justice’s decision on asylum law in Europe. Last year, more than 5,000 people drowned in the Mediterranean en route to Europe. The decision […]
In a joint operation on March 7 by Bulgaria’s State Agency for National Security, Interior Ministry and prosecutors, an organised crime group involved in people-trafficking migrants was bust in capital […]
European Union countries are not required, under EU law, to grant a humanitarian visa to people who wish to enter their territory with a view to applying for asylum, but […]