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Israelis Attack Africans

It's Saturday night in south Tel Aviv. Amine Zegata, a 36-year-old refugee from Eritrea is reopening the small bar he owns in the HaTikva...

Norway to Deport Hundreds of Ethiopians Along With Their Children

Hundreds of Ethiopian asylum seekers and around 450 children that have been born as well as raised in Norway will have to leave because...

Record Number of African Refugees and Migrants Cross the Gulf of...

This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Adrian Edwards - to whom quoted text may be attributed - at the press briefing, on 20 January 2012, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. Despite growing instability and a worsening security in Yemen, a record 103,000 refugees, asylum seekers and migrants from the Horn of Africa made the perilous journey across the Gulf of Aden and the Red sea in 2011. Last year saw an almost 100 per cent increase from 2010 when 53,000 people made the same journey. The previous highest number of arrivals we have seen was in 2009 when 78,000 people made the journey. UNHCR has been gathering data on the mixed migration flow from the Horn since 2006.

Between Libya; NATO And the Deep Sea: The African Struggle in...

Since the start of Libya's Arab Spring and the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) air campaign against Muammar Gaddafi's regime, more than 1,800 African men, women and children have reportedly drowned trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea in heavily overcrowded, unseaworthy boats.

Keeping “Ignorant” Africans Out Of Europe

AFRICANGLOBE - When it comes to immigration control, Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi may be a bastard, but he’s Europe’s bastard. European ambassadors in Tripoli prior to the Libyan conflict were warned by Tripoli that Libya will suspend its migration pact with the EU if European governments encourage the insurgency currently threatening to knock Colonel Gaddafi off his throne.