Ruairi Casey

Ruairi Casey

Refugees

What next for refugees after the Aquarius fallout?

Refugees hosted by Spain after Italian rejection start asylum efforts as EU to weigh North Africa processing centres.

What next for refugees after the Aquarius fallout?

Refugees

Sold as a 'slave', fleeing FGM, orphaned at 11: Lives of Aquarius

From seeing co-passengers drown to receiving emergency toys for children on board, stories from a now-famous journey.

Sold as a 'slave', fleeing FGM, orphaned at 11: Lives of Aquarius

Spain

Aquarius refugees and migrants disembark in Valencia port

Spain welcomes more than 600 people after Italy's far-right interior minister refused charity rescue boat.

Aquarius refugees and migrants disembark in Valencia port

Europe

Weak and exhausted, rejected refugees close to Spain arrival

MV Aquarius makes its way to the Spanish port of Valencia after being denied docking rights in Italy and Malta.

Weak and exhausted, rejected refugees close to Spain arrival

Europe

UK polls: Little hope for people reliant on food banks

With food insecurity a hot-button issue in UK politics, the individuals who survive on food aid share their stories.

UK polls: Little hope for people reliant on food banks

Europe

The long road towards acceptance for Irish Travellers

The Irish Traveller community is fighting for official recognition of its ethnic identity and for a way of life.

The long road towards acceptance for Irish Travellers