Haitian Refugee Boat Ends Up in Cuba Instead of US

Fourth EstateA group of Haitian migrants is approached by a U.S. Coast Guard Ship | Duke University

An overloaded Haitian cargo boat bound for the United States had already motored through Cuban waters towards the Florida Keys when the vessel reportedly began taking on water and was forced to return to Cuba on Tuesday.  According to the …

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Greece Prevents Entry Of Over 600 Migrants From Turkey

Fourth EstateA rubber inflatable boat carring 53 people are intercepted by the Hellenic (Greek) Coast Gueard. | Social Newswire

Greece said it has prevented about 600 migrants from crossing the Aegean Sea into its territorial waters from Turkey. A spokesman for the Greek coastguard said that five sailboats and four dinghies had set off from the Turkish coast early …

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Turkey Urges International Cooperation To Tackle Migration Crisis

Fourth EstateTurkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu | UN

Turkey has called for a joint international cooperation to coordinate efforts to tackle the unprecedented refugee crises. “Migration is a global challenge and Turkey is hosting the world’s largest refugee population since 2014,” Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said. In …

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UK Sends First Batch of Asylum Seekers to Rwanda

The United Kingdom has scheduled the transfer of the first batch of asylum seekers to Rwanda in the coming days amid criticisms from refugee rights organizations and activists. According to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, the UK government had informed …

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Iraq, And EU Discuss Efforts To Tackle Illegal Immigration

Georgios GiannopoulosSyrian and Iraqi refugees - Ggia

Iraq and the European Union have discussed issues surrounding illegal immigration and agreed to accelerate efforts to curb the smuggling networks. Iraqi Minister of Foreign Affairs Fuad Hussein met with European Commissioner for Home Affairs Ylva Johansson, and both sides …

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Migrants Feared Dead After Dinghy Found Off Canary Coast

Fourth EstateA Spanish maritime rescue vessel pictured near Spain's Canary Islands

Spanish authorities said several migrants are missing and feared dead after discovering a dinghy adrift in the Atlantic Ocean on Monday.Spain’s coast guard said they rescued 13 people on board the vessel in rough seas near the Canary Islands.  According …

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Turkish Naval Forces Rescue 17 Irregular Migrants off Libyan Coast

Fourth Estate"Irregular Immigrants" rescued off the coast of Libya are being helped on-board a Turkish Navy vessel on 5 May, 2022 - Gov't of Turkey

The Turkish naval forces on Friday rescued 17 irregular migrants who were drifting in a boat off the Libyan coast. The Turkish Defense Ministry said that the migrant’s vessel disconnected the seashore of the Libyan metropolis in the city of …

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Anonymous Leaks 82GB of Australia’s Offshore Detention Island Emails

Fourth EstateChristmas Island Immigration Detention Centre - DIAC

Hacktivist group Anonymous leaked on Monday 82 gigabytes of confidential emails belonging to the Nauru Police Force. The hackers’ group made public 285,635 confidential emails to protest against the alleged abuse of the Nauru Police toward asylum seekers in Nauru, …

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Mexican Government Clears Out Texas Border Migrant Camp

Fourth EstateMexican Migrants - Adam Jones

Mexican authorities have cleared out a migrant camp in Reynosa across the United States border in Texas. Sister Norma Pimentel, executive director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley, said that 400 migrants “willingly” left the camp on Monday. …

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