The remains of 34 migrants were discovered near the Algeria-Niger border, raising the total number of recorded deaths and disappearances in Africa this year to 471, according to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). [caption id="attachment_5895" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Nigerian returnees from Algeria at an IOM Transit Center...

The Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) mission has been torpedoed by Thai Authorities who have prevented the transfer of drones which were vital to the research mission. [caption id="attachment_5664" align="alignnone" width="1024"] MY Phoenix in the Andaman sea, off the coast of Phuket, Thailand. Photo: Mathieu Willcocks/MOAS.eu[/caption] The...