The refugees and migrants were rescued on the Mediterranean route from Libya to Italy in the last few days, IOM says.
by Anealla Safdar
Poverty & Development
by Benas Gerdziunas
Migrants01 Jan 2017 19:34 GMT
Five Spanish policemen and 50 members of the Moroccan forces were injured, including one who lost an eye.
Nepal21 Dec 2016 13:33 GMT
Despite the rising number of deaths caused mainly by heart attacks, an increasing number of Nepalese seek work overseas.
Inside Story18 Dec 2016 21:55 GMT
There are more migrants in the world than ever before, with many left with no choice but to leave their own country.
European Union18 Dec 2016 19:49 GMT
While the number of people who arrived in Europe in 2016 dropped, the number of drownings reached a record.
Australia04 Dec 2016 12:28 GMT
Once in office, Trump could veto deal for US to take 1,200 refugees from Australia's offshore prison facilities.
Australia01 Dec 2016 05:39 GMT
Protesters demanding closure of offshore prison camps abseil down parliament, stopping its proceedings for a second day.
France25 Nov 2016 07:56 GMT
Refugee Youth Services said nearly 1 in 3 children it tracked are missing after French authorities closed the camp.
Human Rights24 Nov 2016 13:20 GMT
Two million more refugees are expected to return to a country mired in violence and braced for a bitter winter.
The Listening Post20 Nov 2016 13:23 GMT
We look at claims from Germany's anti-immigrant party about media bias and alleged failure to report objectively.
Turkey19 Nov 2016 14:37 GMT
Around 50 people start fire in central Istanbul building before escaping, Turkish media reports.
Human Rights17 Nov 2016 08:41 GMT
Before Europe declared a "refugee crisis" in 2015, millions around the world had faced years of displacement.
Refugees15 Nov 2016 21:04 GMT
Rescue effort under way in the Mediterranean, with only 23 rescued so far from a boat carrying more than 120 people.
Human Rights15 Nov 2016 18:44 GMT
Already dealing with unemployment and drug cartels, Guerrero state anticipates possible 1 million deportees from US.
Human Rights14 Nov 2016 13:19 GMT
Turnbull said 1,200 refugees from Nauru will not be resettled in the US before president-elect Trump takes office.
Donald Trump14 Nov 2016 05:42 GMT
US president-elect, in his first interview since victory, says he plans to deport or jail undocumented foreigners.
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by Rachel Shabi
by Menelaos Tzafalias
by Belen Fernandez
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