UpFront

Is Canada the world's refugee role model?

We ask Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen about Canada's border policies and his own experience as a Somali refugee.

Humanitarian crises

Red Cross Federation boss: No one ready for nuclear war

New International Red Cross Federation president vows to denounce those who target humanitarian workers and facilities.

Francesco Rocca: No one can prepare for nuclear war

Germany

German pro-refugee mayor stabbed in 'political attack'

Attacker being prosecuted for attempted murder after striking Andreas Hollstein of ruling CDU in the neck in a shop.

Pro-refugee mayor of Altena in Germany stabbed

Podcast

One Iraqi father's search for his son

An Iraqi ex-intelligence officer turned refugee tries to find his missing son.

One Iraqi father's search for his son

Inside Story

What's the EU's vision to address the refugee crisis?

The European Union restricts exports of inflatable boats to stem the flow of refugees and migrants from North Africa.

Africa

126 refugees feared dead after Libya shipwreck: IOM

Testimony from survivors brought to Italy suggests that more than 120 refugees drowned while trying to reach Europe.

IOM: 126 refugees feared dead after shipwreck off Libya

Europe

Madrid protesters demand Spain take in more refugees

Thousands protest in the Spanish capital, urging their government to fulfil its commitment and accept more refugees.

Madrid protesters demand Spain take in more refugees

Human Rights

Concerns as Greek police clear out Athens refugee camp

Activists decry move to relocate hundreds of people outside Greek capital, as evacuation operation gets under way.

Concerns as Greece clears out Elliniko refugee camp

Reporter's Notebook

Refugee crisis: 'Gangs run child prostitution rings'

Reports children are sexually exploited emphasise need to ensure refugees are welcomed and receive same care offered to EU citizens.

Europe

In Greece, a tale of two families and two crises

Two families - one Greek, one Iraqi - come together in a Lesbos hotel, looking for stability amid their own crises.

A crisis within a crisis: Refugees in Lesbos

Europe

1,000 asylum seekers stranded in the Mediterranean

Italian Coast Guard launches major rescue operation with about 700 people saved, many of them children.

1,000 asylum seekers stranded in the Mediterranean

Europe

Large fire ravages France migrant camp

Camp housing 1,500 people destroyed in blaze, which officials said began during a fight between Afghans and Kurds.

Asia Pacific

'118 foreign detainees die' in Malaysia in two years

Report says more than half of the 118 dead are from Myanmar, the source for thousands of refugees coming to Malaysia.

'118 foreign detainees die' in Malaysia in two years

Greece

Refugees Got Talent

Four friends organise a talent show to bring some joy and dignity to a refugee camp. But who should win? Have your say.

Refugees Got Talent