Last week, at least 27 people drowned in the English Channel when their boat sank off the coast of Calais. The international organisation for migration has announced this is the biggest single loss of life in the channel, since data was first collected in 2014....

An outbreak of conflict in Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region has caused a major humanitarian and displacement crisis to begin unfolding both in the region and in the border areas of neighbouring Sudan where more than 50,000 people have sought refuge....