Refugees

Europe: Moves to further limit refugee flow prompt concern

Italy, Germany and Austria plan to hold talks to 'close' the southern refugee route into Europe.

Europe: Moves to further limit refugee flow prompt concern

Europe

Italy's Salvini vows to end migrant arrivals by boat

Interior Minister says pregnant women, children and refugees will remain in Italy.

Italy's Salvini vows to end migrant arrivals by boat

Italy

Sex trafficking victims: From juju curses to the street

The Oba of Benin threatened those manipulating women with black magic curses, bringing a moment of relief in Italy.

A traditional Nigerian leader took on traffickers. Has it helped?

Refugees

Spanish NGO boat looking for safe dock after saving 60 refugees

Italy closes ports to a refugee boat once again, and it remains unclear where the vessel will be allowed to anchor.

Spanish NGO boat looking for safe dock after saving 60 refugees

Roma

Italy clears Roma camp weeks after Salvini called for census

Local authorities in Rome evicted 450 Roma in an official camp just weeks after far-right minister proposed a census.

Italy clears Roma camp weeks after Salvini called for census

Europe

EU leaders remain divided over migration deal

Italy blocks joint EU statement on immigration, while Merkel says the crisis is make-or-break for the bloc.

EU leaders fail to agree on migration deal

Europe

Divided EU leaders meet over migration challenge

Italy threatens to block joint EU statement on immigration, while Merkel says the crisis is make-or-break for the bloc.

People & Power

'Migrants are now worth more than narcotics'

People & Power investigates the Italian mafia's scams to profit from the plight of desperate migrants and refugees.

Europe

Racist attacks in Italy: 'The problem did not start today'

As migrants are abused, an Italian-Ivorian trade unionist leads movement for workers' rights and against discrimination.

Racist attacks in Italy: 'The problem did not start today'

Refugee Crisis

Cargo ship carrying refugees allowed to dock in Italy

Malta has agreed it would take in a second ship carrying 234 people, after it was stuck on the Mediterranean for days.

Danish cargo ship carrying refugees allowed to dock in Italy

Refugees

More migrants in limbo as Italy blocks Lifeline boat

Over 230 people stranded on Maltese waters after neither Italy nor Malta give permission to disembark passengers.

More migrants in limbo as Italy blocks Lifeline boat

Italy

Who is Matteo Salvini, Italy's rising far-right force?

In less than a month, Salvini, who admires Trump and Putin, has blocked refugee rescue boats and demanded a Roma census.

Who is Matteo Salvini, Italy's new radical interior minister?

Europe

EU leaders seek migration solutions as rescue ships left adrift

Germany and France push for new solutions as bickering among EU leaders leaves boats carrying refugees adrift at sea.

EU leaders seek migration solutions as rescue ships left adrift

Refugees

Almost 800 refugees rescued off coast of Spain

Increasingly more refugees are choosing to go to Spain as Italy increases its clampdown on refugee arrivals.

Spain: Almost 800 refugees rescued off southern coast

Italy

Malta says not responsible for Lifeline boat denied by Italy

Valletta refuses responsibility for ship carrying 234 migrants as Rome blocks vessel from entering Italian waters.

Malta says not responsible for Lifeline boat denied by Italy