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EU complicit in Libya migrant torture and abuse – Amnesty

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Not only are European governments aware of the “systematic abuse” and “appalling conditions” that migrants are exposed to by Libyan authorities, they are also involved in these crimes, Amnesty International has claimed in a recent report. In an attempt to contain the influx of sea-borne migrants and refugees, the EU member states “actively” contribute to Read More

Migrant Jesus in inflatable crib? Italian Bishop slams unconventional Nativity scene (PHOTOS)

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Published time: 6 Dec, 2017 03:32 Edited time: 6 Dec, 2017 03:33 The Nativity scene in the Italian town of Castenaso where the Virgin Mary and baby Jesus have been depicted as migrants in an inflatable dinghy, has triggered outrage from a local Bishop. The crib was was the brainchild of the town’s left wing Read More

Monaco expands into Mediterranean Sea to solve millionaire migrant 'problem'

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Published time: 25 Nov, 2017 12:04 The tiny principality of Monaco has become so attractive to the super-rich willing to shelter their funds from taxes that reigning monarch Prince Albert II has given the green light to an offshore urban development project. The world most cozy tax haven has a luxury property crisis due to Read More

Monaco expands into Mediterranean Sea to solve millionaire migrant ‘problem’

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Published time: 25 Nov, 2017 12:04 The tiny principality of Monaco has become so attractive to the super-rich willing to shelter their funds from taxes that reigning monarch Prince Albert II has given the green light to an offshore urban development project. The world most cozy tax haven has a luxury property crisis due to Read More

French policeman lands in jail for slapping handcuffed migrant near Calais

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A French police officer received a six-month sentence for slapping a handcuffed migrant near Calais, the site of the infamous ‘Jungle’ camp. The defense maintained the officer did not intend to hit an “agitated” detainee and was merely protecting himself. The 40-year-old law enforcement officer, who was a member of France’s border police (PAF), slapped Read More

The end of Merkel? Open-door migrant policy sends coalition running for the exits

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing an unprecedented political crisis that could upend her image as the “new leader of the west” after the Free Democrats (FDP) abruptly pulled out of negotiations with Merkel’s conservative bloc and the Greens. Responses to the failed negotiations were immediate. The euro plunged to a 2-month low against the Read More

‘Never underestimate the power of the dark side’: Orban goes Star Wars on EU ‘migrant invasion’

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Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban has apparently called on Hungarians to beware of the power of the Sith in his latest speech on migration crisis in Europe. He also declared Eastern and Central Europe the last ‘migrant-free zone.’ “We should never underestimate the power of the dark side,” the prime minister said, referencing Star Wars Read More

Life inside Libya's 'horrific' migrant camps

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Sky News has witnessed first-hand the horrific conditions that thousands of African migrants trying to get to Europe are facing in Libyan detention centres  – and at the hands of the smuggling gangs. Many claim they have been beaten and raped, and are desperate to return home. Thousands of mainly sub-Saharan Africans are incarcerated in Read More