All posts tagged Europe migrant crisis

  • Assault allegations aggravate EU immigration crisis
    January 12, 2016, by Zlatica Hoke of VOANews

    Europe’s immigration crisis has taken a new turn after reports that New Year’s attacks on women in Cologne and other cities were organized by immigrant groups. Swedish authorities now have […]

  • 36 migrants killed in two boat disasters off Turkey
    January 6, 2016, by VOANews

    Authorities Tuesday recovered the bodies of at least 36 migrants, including several children, who drowned off Turkey after their boats overturned in rough waters as they tried to reach the […]

  • Sweden imposes border controls to stop migrant influx
    January 4, 2016, by VOANews

    Travelers passing from Denmark into Sweden will have to show photo identification starting Monday. The move by Sweden is an attempt to stop the flow of undocumented migrants into the […]

  • Nearly 4000 migrants died crossing Mediterranean in 2015
    January 1, 2016, by VOANews

    For migrants and refugees crossing the Mediterranean trying to reach Europe, 2015 was the deadliest year on record, according to the International Organization for Migration. A total of 3771 people […]