Migrants

Migrant truck deaths suspect to be extradited to UK from Ireland

Eamonn Harrison is alleged to have driven a container full of people being trafficked to the Belgian port of Zeebrugge.

Migrant truck deaths suspect to be extradited to UK from Ireland

Asylum Seekers

'No human rights': Mexico blocks migrant caravan headed north

National Guard use pepper spray, shields to break up caravan of asylum seekers, migrants outside Tapachula.

'No human rights': Mexico blocks migrant caravan headed north

Latin America

Prominent Guatemala migrant shelter receives threats: Director

Country's rights ombudsman calls for probe into threats against Casa del Migrante, which hosts migrants heading north.

Prominent Guatemala migrant shelter receives threats: Director

Asylum Seekers

Chaos at Guatemala-Mexico border as caravan tries to advance

Migrants and asylum seekers fear crossing border in small numbers will lead to their deportations back to Honduras.

Chaos at Guatemala-Mexico border as caravan tries to advance

Migrants

Nearly 1,000 migrants 'returned to Libya' this year

Libyan coastguards intercepted the refugees and migrants and took them to detention centres, says the UN.

Nearly 1,000 migrants 'returned to Libya' this year

Humanitarian crises

'I'll die with no regrets': Risking their lives in Mediterranean

Violence and extortion in Libya forces refugees and migrants to risk the arduous sea journey to Europe.

'I'll die with no regrets': Risking their lives in Mediterranean

Niger

'Tragic and absurd': Sudanese refugees detained in Niger

Weeks-long UNHCR sit-in ends in forceful dispersal as more than 300 Sudanese asylum seekers arrested.

'Tragic and absurd': Sudanese refugees detained in Niger

Turkey

Eight migrants drown as boat sinks near Turkey's coast

A Turkish ministry statement said a rubber boat with about 15 people on board went down late on Thursday.

Eight migrants drown as boat sinks near Turkey's coast

US-Mexico border

US expands scope of programme to return asylum seekers to Mexico

Immigration advocates say the initiative exposes migrants to violence, restricts their ability to seek US protections.

US expands scope of programme to return asylum seekers to Mexico

Migrants

Fleeing war, poverty, African migrants face racism in Egypt

Egypt has long been a refuge for African migrants, but racist harassment is reportedly on the rise.

Fleeing war, poverty, African migrants face racism in Egypt

Corruption

Latin America in 2020: Stories to watch

As elections loom and protests rattle the region, here are the stories to look out for this year.

Latin America in 2020: Stories to watch

Assam

'How is it human?': India's largest detention centre almost ready

Amid anxieties over a nationwide citizen count by government, Al Jazeera visits a detention centre coming up in Assam.

'How is it human?': India's largest detention centre almost ready

Libya

Libya militias rake in millions in European migration funds: AP

In an Associated Press investigation, migrants recount ordeals in EU-funded detention centres run by human traffickers.

Libya militias rake in millions in European migration funds: AP

Europe

Hundreds of refugees in Italy face losing shelter by end of 2019

Enactment of Salvini's anti-migrant decree could push vulnerable asylum seekers onto streets of Italy.

Hundreds of refugees in Italy face losing shelter by end of 2019

Food

Cooking and healing in my mother's Vietnamese kitchen

In the midst of misunderstandings and estrangement, one woman and her mother found solace in making spring rolls.

Cooking and healing in my mother's Vietnamese kitchen