India in no ‘rush’ to sign a post-Brexit trade deal and will tell Britain to accept more migrants

REUTERS/Adnan Abidi India is not “in a rush” to sign a trade deal with Britain, its high commissioner to the UK has said. Yashvardhan Sinha added that India wants any free trade deal with Britain to make it easier for Indian nationals to travel to the UK. Britain will be able to negotiate and sign […]

Trump sends National Guard to border as migrants vow to continue advance

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday night to send the National Guard to beef up security at the Mexican border and combat illegal immigration. The deployment will be done in conjunction with border state governors and will begin immediately. “The threat is real,” Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said at a press conference. […]

Trump lashed out at Mexico over a ‘caravan’ of migrants heading to the US — take a look at the people who got him riled up

AP Photo/Felix Marquez President Donald Trump has continuously assailed a group of over 1,000 migrants traveling through Mexico in a days-long series of tweets this week. In his tweets, Trump has criticized Mexico for what he saw as its failure to stop migration, as well as bashed former President Barack Obama for what Trump viewed as his […]

Netanyahu scraps deal on sending migrants to West, says Israel will continue to expel ‘infiltrators’

Israel has canceled a deal reached with the UN that would have relocated thousands of African migrants to the West, just a day after announcing the plan. Israel’s prime minister said all “infiltrators” would still be removed. Read more “In the past 24 hours, I have held many consultations with Interior Minister Aryeh Deri, with […]

Netanyahu announces ‘mission’ to expel remaining African migrants from Israel

Illegal African migrants found still living in Israel by April could face indefinite imprisonment if they don’t leave voluntarily. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed to expel remaining “illegal infiltrators” from Africa. “We have expelled about 20,000 and now the mission is to get the rest out,” Netanyahu said on Wednesday in public remarks at […]

43% of unaccompanied ‘underage’ migrants in Germany turn out to be adults – report

Some 43 percent of migrants in Germany who claim to be underage are actually adults, local media reports, citing official data. The figures for one of Germany’s major cities, Hamburg, are even higher. Out of a total of 55,890 asylum seekers claiming to be under the age of 18 and being treated as such by […]

Police open fire on car carrying 9 migrants in Calais – reports

Published time: 26 Nov, 2017 11:09 A car carrying nine Iraqi and Afghan migrants tried to plow through a police roadblock in the northern French city of Calais on Saturday. As the car, which was reportedly carrying smugglers, sped towards police, officers had to use their weapons to force the car to stop and at […]