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Sweden reverses its open-door refugee policy

Sweden has reversed its open-door policy towards refugees, saying it needs “respite” from the surging thousands who…

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Sweden introduces border checks to control flow of migrants

Sweden has introduced temporary border checks to control the influx of migrants into the country. Anders Ygeman,…

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Greek PM lashes out at Europe's 'inept' handling of migrant crisis

Greece’s prime minister Alexis Tsipras has hit out at European “ineptness” in its handling of the migrant…

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Migrant crisis: Hungary closes border with Croatia to refugees

Hungary has closed its Croatian border to refugees in an attempt to prevent thousands of migrants from…

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10,000 migrants arrive in Austria amid bitter rows between EU nations

About 10,000 migrants arrived in Austria on Saturday as EU nations continued to speak in many voices…

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Croatia will not become 'migrant hotspot', says prime minister

Croatia’s prime minister Zoran Milanović has said that his country can no longer cope with the influx…

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Migrant crisis: Austria, Germany expect more arrivals

Austria and Germany are awaiting thousands of more migrant arrivals from Hungary after the government there eased travel restrictions. On…

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Hungary facilitates migrants' movement to Austria

Hundreds of migrants are arriving in Austria after Hungarian authorities provided them with buses. The move comes after Hungary initially…

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2,000 migrants rescued near Libyan coast

At least 2,000 migrants have been rescued off the Libyan coast, according to Italian authorities. Two Italian navy ships took…

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Macedonia: Migrants try to charge police lines at border

Several people have been injured as hundreds of migrants tried to charge police lines at the Macedonian border with Greece,…

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40 migrants found dead in overcrowded boat off Libyan coast

About 40 migrants were found dead on an overcrowded boat in the Mediterranean, Italian authorities have said. They may have…

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Swedish minister accuses Cameron of 'playing politics' over migrant crisis

Sweden’s justice and migration minister Morgan Johansson has said that British PM David Cameron was “playing politics” with the Calais…

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UK and France call upon EU nations to address migrant crisis

Britain and France have called upon other EU nations to help in addressing the root causes of the migrant crisis…

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Migrant crisis: David Cameron offers additional fencing and sniffer dogs

UK prime minister David Cameron has offered extra fencing and sniffer dogs to help Calais deal with the migrant crisis.…

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Dozens of African migrants drown near Libyan coast

An estimated 40 migrants drowned when their boat sank near the Libyan coast, reports say. Over 120 African migrants were…

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40,000 migrants will be relocated to EU member states

Leaders of the European Union (EU) have reached an agreement over relocating 40,000 migrants who have arrived in

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Serbian PM Aleksandar Vucic 'shocked' by Hungary's border fencing plan

Serbian prime minister Aleksandar Vucic says he is “surprised and shocked” by neighboring Hungary’s plan to build a wall at…

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Migrant crisis: EU ministers to discuss 'distribution plan'

EU’s interior ministers are meeting in Luxembourg to discuss ways to deal with the migrant crisis at…

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British naval ship HMS Bulwark helps rescue thousands of migrants

British naval ship HMS Bulwark has helped save around 4,000 migrants in a rescue operation in the Mediterranean. According to…

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Myanmar says 'finger-pointing' won't solve migrant crisis

Myanmar said that it can't be solely blamed for the migrant crisis in the region, during a…

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