July 8, 2015 marks the one-year anniversary since the latest conflict in Gaza. The hostilities in the summer of 2014 left over 2,000 Palestinians dead and more than 100,000 homeless. [caption id="attachment_2522" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] The Gaza strip, one year from the war, remains littered with rubble and...

Border guards are beating and demanding bribes from migrants and asylum seekers making the the dangerous journeys across the Balkans, Amnesty International said in a new report. [caption id="attachment_2535" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Photo was taken outside the Brick Factory in Subotica, showing migrants sleeping outside during March 2015 mission. Photo:...

An international peacekeeping operation is vital for Libya's future, the country's internationally-recognised Prime Minister ABDULLAH Al-THINNI tells MARK MICALLEF. But he is not so enthusiastic about the EU's ambition to run an anti-smuggling operation inside Libyan territory. [caption id="attachment_2496" align="aligncenter" width="750"] Internationally recognised Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah Al-Thinni. Photo:...

Libyans would only accept an EU military operation to target people smugglers in their territory if their government was controlling and coordinating the initiative, Libya's internationally-recognised Prime Minister Abdullah Al-Thinni said in an interview with Migrant Report.   [embed]https://youtu.be/bWmRsoBRutQ[/embed] “We expect that if there is such an intervention to...

Reality Check, a Youtube channel dedicated to providing facts on the people and arguments that hold sway on daily life, has released a simple, statistics-laden video Are Asylum Seekers Really Such a Big Deal for the UK? to counter the anti-immigrant narrative that has taken hold of significant parts of...