Around 50 people are feared dead after the inflatable boat they were travelling on deflated mid-voyage some 40kms off Libya. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=razfCiI2iE0&feature=youtu.be The dinghy was carrying around 100 migrants when one of its primary tubes deflated on Tuesday morning. At that point, most of the people inside ended up in...

Five alleged people smugglers from Algeria, Tunisia and Libya have been charged with murder and human trafficking by Italian police after survivors from Wednesday's shipwreck said the men trapped some 200 migrants in the hold of the wooden boat that went down. [caption id="attachment_3857" align="alignnone" width="750"] The...

Greece's reception infrastructure is buckling under the pressure of sustained arrival of asylum seekers which increased by a staggering  750% so far this year over over the same period in 2014. [caption id="attachment_3863" align="aligncenter" width="797"] A group of Syrian asylum seekers arrive on the island of Lesbos after...