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.

Humanitarian crises

More than 2,000 refugees rescued off Libya's coast

Italy's coastguard confirms 10 bodies were also recovered in 16 rescue operations carried out on Saturday.

More than 2,000 refugees rescued off Libya's coast

Afghanistan

Afghan war: Iconic face of the refugee struggle

Steve McCurry, who famously photographed the green-eyed Afghan girl in the 1980s, speaks to Al Jazeera about her plight.

Refugees

Calais 'Jungle' camp evacuation: Where will they go?

Between 6,000 and 8,000 refugees and migrants living in the Calais "jungle" camp to be moved to shelters across France.

Calais 'Jungle' camp evacuation: Where will they go?

UpFront

Europe vs Africa: The refugee double standard

Mehdi Hasan on who is actually bearing the brunt of the refugee crisis.

Humanitarian crises

First school bell rings for refugee children in Greece

Nearly 1,500 refugee children in Greece attended school for the first time since safely arriving in the country.

First school bell rings for refugee children in Greece

Turkey

EU to issue pre-paid cash cards for refugees in Turkey

Massive EU programme will provide refugees with debit cards holding $33.50 a month to use for their daily needs.

EU to issue pre-paid cash cards for refugees in Turkey

Refugee Crisis

Thousands flee fire at refugee camp on Greece's Lesbos

More than 3,000 people forced to flee as blaze rips through one of Greece's main refugee camp on the island of Lesbos.

Thousands flee fire at refugee camp on Greece's Lesbos