The migration flow into Bulgaria has practically stopped in recent weeks, Interior Minister Roumyana Buchvarova said during Question Time in the National Assembly on November 27. However, the state has […]
The number of migrants, including refugees, that have arrived in Europe by land and sea since the beginning of 2015 is more than 898 000, according to ...
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has warned Balkan states that border restrictions based on a refugee’s or migrant’s nationality infri ...
Turkey has all but closed its borders to Syrian asylum seekers and is summarily pushing back Syrians detected as they try to cross, Human Rights Wa ...
Refugees and migrants arriving in Europe through Bulgaria have alleged that they were abused by the country’s law enforcement officials, according to a report by the Belgrade Center for Human […]
The U.N. refugee agency, UNHCR, reports a spike in arrivals in Greece as a result of a last minute scramble by refugees and migrants to get to Europe before winter […]
The countries of the Balkans are continuing their unequal struggle with the huge numbers of migrants arriving and crossing external and internal borders. On October 20, the International Organization for […]
Since the beginning of October 2015, more than 68 000 migrants have now crossed into Greece, with most – close to 42 000 – arriving on the island of Lesvos, […]
The European Union states have approved an action plan with Turkey in hopes of easing the flow of migrants to Europe. Even as the leaders debated the plan at a […]
EU leaders met in Brussels on Thursday to discuss plans to help deal with the ongoing influx of refugees from the Middle East, urging Turkey in particular to play a […]