Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Cameron bows to pressure to take in more refugees – Move to improve lives...

LISBON: Prime Minister David Cameron agreed yesterday that Britain would take in "thousands more" Syrian refugees, after an outpouring of emotion over the image...

Europe migrant crisis brings tragedy by land and sea

VIENNA: Rescue workers counted dozens of victims yesterday from the increasingly desperate tide of humanity sweeping into Europe fleeing war, oppression and poverty. Austrian...

Macedonian troops fire stun grenades at migrants – Greek ferry carrying migrants heads to...

IDOMENI: Macedonian special police forces fired stun grenades yesterday to disperse thousands of migrants stuck on a no-man's land with Greece, a day after...

Poland’s new leader seeks greater regional unity – Alliance with E European states to...

WARSAW: It's been a dream of some Polish leaders for nearly a century: an alliance of Eastern European countries running from the Baltic Sea...

At least 40 migrants die in Mediterranean – Second tragedy this week

ROME: At least 40 migrants died after apparently getting trapped and suffocating in the water-logged hold of a fishing boat in the Mediterranean, the...

Migrant, refugee chaos at a train station in Macedonia – 2,000 a day cross...

GEVGELIJA: Small children are pushed through open carriage windows each time a Serbia-bound train pulls into the railway station in this Macedonian border town....

18 migrants found hiding in truck on British motorway

LONDON: Eighteen migrants have been found stowing away in a lorry on a British motorway, police said yesterday. The migrants were found after the...

Shipwreck survivors grieve children swept from arms – Crossing was to start a new...

PALERMO: Their children slipped out of their grasp as the boat overturned and were lost to the waves. Now, traumatised parents brought to safety...

Kuwaiti pavilion visitors may reach 1 million: General Consul

MILAN: Kuwait's General Consul in Milan Abdulnasser Boukhaddour has expressed satisfaction for the high turnout of visitors to the Kuwaiti pavilion at Expo Milan...

Refugees cheer, pray, embrace strangers as they reach Greece

LESBOS: The man in a red and white checked shirt gingerly waded through the water holding an infant. Seconds after shrugging off a life...

Survivors head to Sicily after new shipwreck ‘horror’ – Search for remaining survivors to...

ROME: Survivors of a shipwreck off the coast of Libya in which some 200 migrants were feared drowned were being brought to safety in...

Nuclear peace: Mankind’s most dangerous bluff?

PARIS: In the nervous aftermath of the Hiroshima bombing 70 years ago, citizens spent decades on alert for a nuclear war that would wipe...

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