Hungary

EU votes to punish Hungary for undemocratic moves

MEPs vote 448 to 197 to start punitive procedures against Hungary for moves against EU's 'democratic values'.

EU legislators say 'yes' to disciplinary action against Hungary

Opinion

#MeToo at Fortress Europe's borders

Refugee women are being sexually abused at the EU border. Where is the outrage?

Nidzara Ahmetasevic

by Nidzara Ahmetasevic

Nidzara Ahmetasevic

Middle East

Migrant detention centres in Libya unable to cope amid fighting

African migrants continue to live in fear after being expelled from some shelters only to be rounded up in others.

Europe

The hurdles facing migrants trying to reach France from Spain

Refugees and migrants trying to cross into France from Spain are facing obstacles as Europe closes its doors.

Hungary

Migrant arrivals drop as Hungary enforces tough law

Viktor Orban's government accused of 'violently pushing people back' or making life 'miserable' in transit zones.

Migrant arrivals drop as Hungary enforces tough law

This is Europe

The Mothers of Rinkeby: Last Night in Sweden

A group of Somali super mums patrols the streets of Stockholm's infamous Rinkeby neighbourhood to prevent crime.

Italy

Italy: Migrants protest expulsion from refugee centres in Naples

Authorities issue eviction notices for dozens of asylum seekers for being absent during police checks.

Italy: Migrants protest expulsion from refugee centres in Naples

Africa

Germany's Merkel set to visit three West African states

Trip to Senegal, Ghana and Nigeria marks Germany's belated interest in Africa and concern over irregular migration.

Migration expected to top Merkel's agenda on West Africa tour

Pakistan

'Bloody from head to toe': A Pakistani Greek story

A Pakistani migrant worker tells of the attack that left him badly beaten and reconsidering his future in the country.

Refugees

Italy allows 150 refugees to leave stranded ship

Far-right politician Salvini is being investigated after more than 150 migrants and refugees were stranded on a ship.

Refugees allowed to leave ship as prosecutor investigates Salvini

Racism

Between bureaucracy and violence, Pakistanis in Greece push back

Five years after 27-year-old Shahzad Luqman's murder in Athens, far-right attacks continue to plague Pakistani migrants.

Between bureaucracy and violence, Pakistanis in Greece push back

Italy

16 sick refugees taken off stranded Italy ship

Italy's government allows 11 women and five men to disembark, as UN urges EU to relocate some 150 stranded passengers.

Sick refugees taken off Italy ship as health worries grow

Italy

Odyssey for refugees stuck on Italy ship goes on as EU talks fail

Over 150 people stuck on coastguard ship Diciotti for ninth day as Italian authorities refuse to let them disembark.

Odyssey for refugees stuck on Italy ship goes on as EU talks fail

Brazil

Brazil sends troops as border town residents attack Venezuelans

Extra troops to be deployed after Brazilians drive migrants back home over robbery and stabbing blamed on Venezuelans.

Brazil sends troops as border town residents attack Venezuelans

Europe

Desperate journeys: Arrivals in Spain tripled this year

Shelters in the south of Spain are struggling to deal with a huge influx of refugees and migrants.