Bavarian police have admitted they are not fingerprinting thousands of migrants who come through German borders because they are overwhelmed. [caption id="attachment_2921" align="aligncenter" width="958"] 'I told you so': German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been known to express scepticism at Matteo Renzi's claim that Italy failed to fingerprint all migrants...

As many as 100 bodies believed to be sub-saharan migrants have been found in the sea and the shores of the Tajoura, a coastal town about 10kms east of Tripoli, according to spokesman for the capital's anti-immigration department. Details are still a bit sketchy but a the spokesman...

An Egyptian man has been arrested in Tripoli for allegedly trafficking in women for prostitution and providing a document-forging service for migrants. [caption id="attachment_2694" align="aligncenter" width="960"] Police Confiscated Stolen Property by Criminal[/caption] The 42-year-old, named as Mohsin Rashid, was arrested in an appartment in Tripoli with a stash...

On average 1,000 refugees are now arriving on the Greek islands every day creating an unprecedented emergency, the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) reported on Friday. [caption id="attachment_2738" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Two boys rest next to their tent outside the screening centre at Moria. Refugees and migrants live...

Some 150,000 migrants are believed to have reached Europe by sea to date so far in 2015, with virtually all of them landing in Italy (74,947) or Greece (75,970), according to the International Organisation for Migration. [caption id="attachment_2730" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Photo: MOAS/Jason Florio[/caption] Data provided by the Italian Ministry of...

More than four million Syrians have now fled their country which in march entered its fifth year of conflict, making it the UN refugee agency's worst crisis for almost a quarter of a century. [caption id="attachment_2723" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Andalou Agency/ A.I. Oztury[/caption] Latest figures from UNHCR released on Thursday...