A massive rescue effort off Libya has pulled to safety 373 migrants after their wooden boat capsized with up to 600 people on board. [caption id="attachment_3738" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] A photo of survivors from today's shipwreck tweeted by MSF. Photo: Marta Sozyinska / MSF[/caption] In all, 25 bodies have been recovered but 202 people so far...

The headlines tend to be dominated by bad news and the same is true for migration where the European response to migration which attracts the most attention is normally the cold shoulder. [caption id="attachment_3623" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Somali migrants in a disabled skiff waitingt for assistance from Sailors aboard the...

French Police resorted to spraying tear gas on a crowd of migrants attempting to break through fencing at the Channel Tunnel in Calais on Sunday. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_lOdB4M3VsM A crowd of migrants assembled in front of Channel Tunnel fencing, chanting; ''Open the border. We need to go''. Eventually, some men started pulling at the fences which...