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Stranded migrants jump off rescue boat to try to reach Italy

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Migrants on a humanitarian ship off the Italian coast had to be chased down after they jumped into the sea in a desperate attempt to reach land. Four of them put on life jackets and jumped into the water as two crew members swam after them and brought them back to the boat. It comes Read More

German Interior Minister floats evicting Syrian refugees who practice holidaymaking at home

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Refugees frequenting their war-ravaged countries on vacations will risk being deported from Germany, as such “holidaymaking” means they are no longer in danger at home, the European country’s interior minister has warned. “Syrian refugees that regularly spend holidays at home can’t seriously talk about being persecuted in Syria,” Horst Seehofer told Bild am Sonntag, adding Read More

Migrants allowed off stranded boat after Italy’s Salvini backs down

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Italy’s hardline interior minister Matteo Salvini has relented and agreed to allow minors on a migrant ship off the country’s coast to disembark. The boat is carrying 134 people who were rescued near Libya but has been blocked from docking at Lampedusa, Italy’s southernmost island. Prime minister Giuseppe Conte wrote a letter to Mr Salvini Read More

Looking for an alternative: AfD soars in East Germany polls ahead of crucial regional elections

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The right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) party has received a groundswell of support in Eastern Germany, leading in polls just weeks before regional elections in three states. Support for major parties is at a historic low. In an outcome sure to unnerve Germany’s more conventional politicians, a series of polls conducted in June and July Read More

Foreigner pushes 8yo boy in front of train in Germany, reigniting migration debate

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A chilling incident that saw a young boy and his mother pushed in front for a high-speed train by an Eritrean man has sent shock waves across Germany and seemingly rekindled anti-migrant sentiment. The tragedy took place at one of the platforms of the central railway terminal in the German city of Frankfurt – the Read More

Up to 150 migrants feared drowned off coast of Libya

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Up to 150 migrants hoping to reach Europe are feared to have drowned off the coast of Libya. UN high commissioner for refugees Filippo Grandi described it as the “worst Mediterranean tragedy of this year”. Some 147 people have been saved, but Charlie Yaxley, spokesman for the UN refugee agency, said: “We estimate that 150 Read More

150 feared dead in major shipwreck off Libyan coast – UN

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Up to one hundred and fifty people are feared to have been killed in a shipwreck off the northwestern Libyan coast, according to the United Nations Refugee agency. Another 150 passengers were reportedly rescued The ship embarked from the city of Khoms, about 75 miles (120 km) east of Tripoli, and some 300 were thought Read More

German mayor hospitalized after assault: should local politicians be afraid?

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Mayor Dieter Gummer of the German city of Hockenheim was left bloodied and hospitalized after an unknown assailant punched him. One politician has already died, and reports suggest that such attacks are becoming more common. Gummer, a member of the left-wing Social Democratic Party, answered a ring at his doorbell on Monday evening to find Read More

How Assange & RT meddled in 2016, according to CNN’s ‘possibilities’, innuendo & lies

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CNN has released a new ‘exclusive’ report, accusing Julian Assange of conspiring with ‘the Russians’ (including RT) to meddle in the 2016 US election – again. Citing a report compiled by a private Spanish security company – but not providing any of it – the network basically re-hashed the entirety of the Russiagate conspiracy on Read More

Over 100 killed, millions displaced from floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh

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GUWAHATI, India/KATHMANDU, Nepal (Reuters) – Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc. Villagers use a makeshift raft to cross a flooded area on the outskirts of Agartala, India July Read More