All posts tagged Europe migrant crisis

February 13, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The number of asylum applications in European Union countries in 2018 was 10 per cent lower than in 2017, dropping for the third year in a row and reaching a […]

Frontex: Number of irregular crossings at Europe’s borders in 2018 lowest in five years

January 5, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

In 2018, the number of illegal border-crossings at Europe’s external borders fell by a quarter compared with 2017 to an estimated 150 000, the lowe ...

Save the Children: More than 1350 cases of pushbacks of children across EU borders, including by Bulgaria

December 24, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Testimonies gathered by Save the Children, and its partner in Serbia, found more than 1350 cases of children being pushed back across European Union b ...

Migrant and refugee arrivals in Bulgaria total 2503 so far in 2018 – IOM

December 23, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

A total of 2503 migrants and refugees have arrived in Bulgaria so far this year, according to the International Organization for Migration (IOM), citi ...