All posts tagged Europe migrant crisis

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 lowest level in five years, the European […]

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 ...

European Commission awards additional 305M euro to four EU countries facing migration pressure

December 20, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission said on December 20 that this week it had made available an additional 305 million euro in emergency assistance to support mig ...