More than 1,000 migrants storm border at Spain's Ceuta

Five Spanish policemen and 50 members of the Moroccan forces were injured, including one who lost an eye.


Increasing number of deaths among Nepali workers

Despite the rising number of deaths caused mainly by heart attacks, an increasing number of Nepalese seek work overseas.

Inside Story

What is the world doing for migrants?

There are more migrants in the world than ever before, with many left with no choice but to leave their own country.

European Union

Refugee arrivals in 2016 fall as deaths hit record

While the number of people who arrived in Europe in 2016 dropped, the number of drownings reached a record.


Australian PM 'confident' Trump will keep refugee deal

Once in office, Trump could veto deal for US to take 1,200 refugees from Australia's offshore prison facilities.


Protesters abseil down Australian parliament building

Protesters demanding closure of offshore prison camps abseil down parliament, stopping its proceedings for a second day.


Charity: A third of minors missing after Calais closure

Refugee Youth Services said nearly 1 in 3 children it tracked are missing after French authorities closed the camp.

Human Rights

A hard winter: Afghan refugees return from Pakistan

Two million more refugees are expected to return to a country mired in violence and braced for a bitter winter.

The Listening Post

German media: Reporting the rise of the right

We look at claims from Germany's anti-immigrant party about media bias and alleged failure to report objectively.


Turkey: Refugees set deportation centre on fire, escape

Around 50 people start fire in central Istanbul building before escaping, Turkish media reports.

Human Rights

Interactive: The refugee crisis beyond Europe

Before Europe declared a "refugee crisis" in 2015, millions around the world had faced years of displacement.


100 feared dead in latest boat disaster off Libya

Rescue effort under way in the Mediterranean, with only 23 rescued so far from a boat carrying more than 120 people.

Human Rights

Mexico braced for Trump's deportation policy

Already dealing with unemployment and drug cartels, Guerrero state anticipates possible 1 million deportees from US.

Human Rights

Australia PM: No refugees will be sent to US this year

Turnbull said 1,200 refugees from Nauru will not be resettled in the US before president-elect Trump takes office.

Donald Trump

Trump to 'deport up to 3 million immigrants'

US president-elect, in his first interview since victory, says he plans to deport or jail undocumented foreigners.