The head of the right-wing Lega party could face up to 15 years in prison if found guilty.
Detainees describe their dire situation inside a Melbourne hotel and express fear amid the spread of the coronavirus.
Greece appears to be testing the limits of international laws with refugee detentions, Al Jazeera investigation finds.
Appeals at Tripoli sit-in come as more than 5,000 people rounded up this month and put in indefinite detention.
HRW obtained over 160 internal reports, offering a window into allegations of physical, sexual and rights violations.
The Biden administration is facing growing criticism for its treatment of migrants seeking protection at its border.
Giuseppe Sotgiu found guilty of violating laws that forbid forced return of people to countries where they are at risk.
Immigration advocates say the programme exposes migrants to violence and kidnappings in dangerous Mexican border cities.
Migration and human rights experts call on the EU to deliver a more proactive and unified response on Afghan asylum.
The Biden administration says it is working to rebuild the refugee resettlement system, which was gutted under Trump.
“The refugee crisis has moved me emotionally more than anything else in my career.”
Documents found on the body indicated he was a 24-year-old Syrian man, the latest in string of fatalities at the border.
A young lawyer fights for citizenship rights for all people in the Dominican Republic and Haiti.
UN human rights office demands an investigation into the fatal shooting of migrants fleeing a crackdown in Libya.