Nigeria

Nigeria flying citizens from Libya amid 'endemic' abuse

Some 5,500 Nigerians trapped in Libya while attempting to reach Europe to be evacuated amid reports of slavery and rape.

Inside Story

Who is to blame for African migrants' slavery in Libya?

Video of slaves apparently being auctioned in Libya is causing widespread outrage.

Africa

Migration crisis to dominate EU-Africa summit

There is growing concern that EU aid to Africa is being used to block refugees and migrants - instead of for development.

Migrants

Indonesians recognised after decades in the Philippines

Indonesians on Philippine island of Balut receive birth certificates for the first time, ending decades of legal limbo.

Indonesians recognised after decades in the Philippines

Immigration

What is DACA and who are the US 'Dreamers'?

Up to 800,000 'Dreamers' face uncertain future after White House reveals new immigration policy agenda.

What is DACA and who are the US 'Dreamers'?

Refugees

Orban: 'Real battle starts now' after EU refugee ruling

EU top court rejected Hungary's challenge on migrant relocation plan, but Prime Minister Viktor Orban vows to fight on.

Hungary to fight EU migrant quotas despite setback

Opinion

I'm a DACA recipient and this is what will happen to me

Trump's decision to end the DACA programme will force "Dreamers" like me back in to the shadows.

Rodrigo Pimentel

by Rodrigo Pimentel

Rodrigo Pimentel

US & Canada

Trump administration ends Obama's 'Dreamers' programme

Effort to protect nearly 800,000 undocumented migrants from deportation is rescinded.

Trump administration ends Obama's 'Dreamers' programme

Europe

'Not welcome': Malta snubs anti-migrant vessel

Aid groups applaud Maltese government, saying snub sends 'a clear message against the politics of hate and extremism'.

Malta 'denies' Defend Europe anti-migrant boat

Europe

Concern voiced over Italy's anti-migrant mission

Human Rights Watch says country's new vote could interfere in the rights of migrants seeking asylum in Europe.

Concern voiced over Italy's anti-migrant mission

Human Rights

US lorry driver charged in immigrant-smuggling crime

Driver faces charges of illegally transporting migrants after 10 people died in the overheated truck.

Africa

Dozens of refugees feared drowned off Libya

Seven children are among at least 35 people feared dead after their rubber boat sank in the sea.

Dozens of refugees feared drowned off Libya

Inside Story

Is the EU closer to solving the migration crisis?

EU ministers agree to reinforce the Libyan coastguards to try to discourage arrival of undocumented people.

Europe

Almost 50 refugees feared drowned in the Mediterranean

Three men rescued but 49 missing after boat from Morocco sinks near Spain's Alboran Island, coastguards say.

Almost 50 refugees feared drowned in the Mediterranean

Europe

Italy summons Austria envoy over border controls

Austria FM says country ready to 'protect' borders amid growing concerns over influx of migrants and refugees in Italy.

Italy summons Austria envoy over border controls