All posts tagged Europe migrant crisis

  • EU considers renewed border checks
    January 27, 2016, by VOANews

    The European Commission, the executive arm of the European Union, said Tuesday that it was not ruling out allowing member states of the Schengen zone to reintroduce border controls for […]

  • European youth turn against immigration
    January 25, 2016, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

    Opinions of young Europeans appear to be hardening toward immigration.  Ask them about their lives and talk quickly turns to the challenge of finding jobs and the threat of Europe […]

  • Austrian politicians backpedal on refugee limits
    January 21, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    On Wednesday, Austria’s top politicians announced a cap on the number of asylum-seekers entering the Alpine country in 2016. By evening, they were already pulling back on that bold statement. […]

  • 12 migrants drown off Turkish coast
    January 21, 2016, by VOANews

    Twelve migrants lost their lives off the Turkish coast, after a boat taking them to the Greek islands capsized Thursday in severe weather. Turkey’s coast guard says 26 other migrants […]