All posts tagged Europe migrant crisis

April 5, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria has strengthened its border patrols and is ready to implement a crisis management plan, Interior Minister Mladen Marinov told the National Assembly on April 5, amid a developing situation […]

Number of asylum applications in EU in 2018 dropped to pre-crisis levels – EASO

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 rea ...

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 ...