Human Rights

Concerns as Greek police clear out Athens refugee camp

Activists decry move to relocate hundreds of people outside Greek capital, as evacuation operation gets under way.

Concerns as Greece clears out Elliniko refugee camp

Reporter's Notebook

Refugee crisis: 'Gangs run child prostitution rings'

Reports children are sexually exploited emphasise need to ensure refugees are welcomed and receive same care offered to EU citizens.

Europe

In Greece, a tale of two families and two crises

Two families - one Greek, one Iraqi - come together in a Lesbos hotel, looking for stability amid their own crises.

A crisis within a crisis: Refugees in Lesbos

Europe

1,000 asylum seekers stranded in the Mediterranean

Italian Coast Guard launches major rescue operation with about 700 people saved, many of them children.

1,000 asylum seekers stranded in the Mediterranean

Europe

Large fire ravages France migrant camp

Camp housing 1,500 people destroyed in blaze, which officials said began during a fight between Afghans and Kurds.

Asia Pacific

'118 foreign detainees die' in Malaysia in two years

Report says more than half of the 118 dead are from Myanmar, the source for thousands of refugees coming to Malaysia.

'118 foreign detainees die' in Malaysia in two years

Greece

Refugees Got Talent

Four friends organise a talent show to bring some joy and dignity to a refugee camp. But who should win? Have your say.

Refugees Got Talent

Europe

Rejected by Israel, Eritreans find shelter in Germany

About 30,000 Eritreans live in Israel, where a dangerous voluntary resettlement plan is being criticised.

Rejected by Israel, Eritreans find shelter in Germany

Charts

What Europeans think of a ban on Muslim immigration

More than 10,000 people were asked in 2016 whether further immigration from Muslim-majority countries should be halted.

What Europeans think of a ban on Muslim immigration

Humanitarian crises

Refugees in limbo

How will the US travel ban affect those in search of a new life?

Refugees in limbo

Refugees

Winter rescue operations in rough Mediterranean waters

MV Aquarius braves cold and stormy weather to search for and rescue troubled refugee boats crossing the sea at night.

MV Aquarius rescues refugees on Mediterranean Sea

Shorts

Morocco's mute stowaway

Said can neither hear nor speak. His silent journey to Europe has brought him to Melilla, a Spanish enclave in Africa.

Refugee Crisis

African ghosts in Sicily

They risk it all - crossing deserts, enduring brutality in the prisons of Libya and embarking on perilous voyages across the Mediterranean on rafts and old fishing boats.

African ghosts in Sicily

Turkey

EU and Turkey locked in war of words over refugee pact

EU urges Ankara to respect refugee pact, as Erdogan lashes out at EU Parliament for freeze on talks over membership bid.

EU and Turkey locked in war of words over refugee pact

Politics

Duterte offers refugees a home in the Philippines

"Send them to us. We will accept them," the president says at a time many Western nations are closing their borders.