UAE Stops Flights to Belarus, Belarus Airlines Supports Resolution to Border Situation

The United Arab Emirates has barred citizens from Syria, Yemen, Iraq, and Afghanistan from flights to Minsk, the latest move to contain the flow of illegal migrants that caused border escalations between Belarus and Poland. Belavia Airlines announced that Syrians, …

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Polish Guard Skull Fractured after Altercation with Migrants at Poland-Belarus Border

Skirmishes have broken out between Polish security forces and the migrants that have massed on the Kuznica border crossing and left one police officer with a fractured skull. “Unfortunately – as a result of an attack by people inspired by …

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Migrant Crisis: Britain-France Blames Each Other for Doing Little

A number of migrants had recently crossed to Britain from the French coast, adding to the strains between the two countries. Reportedly, a total of 1,185 migrants crossed Britain, a new record that smashed the previous daily high of 853. …

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Iraq to Evacuate Citizens from Belarus

Iraq announced Thursday the launch of commercial flights to evacuate its citizens from Belarus, and also suspended flights to Minsk over concerns regarding smuggling of Iraqi migrants to European countries. The decision was taken amid mounting calls to address the …

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Turkish Airlines Stops Accepting Syrian, Iraqi and Yemeni refugees

Turkish Airlines will no longer accept citizens of Iraq, Syria and Yemen on flights to Minsk, the capital city of Belarus aimed at the refugee crisis. This was stated by the Polish President’s Office Spokesman Jakub Kumoh. “Turkish Airlines have …

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UK Reports Record-Breaking Migrant Crossing from Channel

More than 1000 migrants have crossed the English Channel in just a day, breaking the record earlier in November. “The number of illegal migrants we have seen departing from France today (Thursday) is unacceptable. The British public have had enough …

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Turkish Airlines, FlyDubai Risk EU Ban over Poland Migrant Crisis

Turkish Airlines and FlyDubai could likely be banned in the European Union for flying migrants to Belarus in the wake of preparation for fresh sanctions on the country after mistreating migrants in the border with Poland. The EU is expected …

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UN Urges De-escalation in Belarus-Poland Border Migrant Crisis

United Nations human rights chief Michelle Bachelet on Wednesday responded to the migrant crisis at the Belarusian-Polish border, urging de-escalation to resolve intolerable situations at shared frontier where hundreds of people are at risk of freezing.       “I urge the …

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Poland Border Situation Worsens, Several Detained and 3000 Troops Deployed

Poland has deployed 3000 additional troops to the country’s border with Belarus. The move comes in response to attempts by hundreds of Belarusian refugees who are fleeing and attempting to illegally cross the border into poland “The soldiers of the …

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Poland’s Prime Minister Blames Putin for Migrant Crisis

On Tuesday, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki blamed Russian President Vladimir Putin for coordinating an attempt by over 1,000 refugees to breach the Polish-Belarusian border. Morawiecki stated in the country’s parliament that Russia’s “neo-imperialist politics are progressing.” For weeks, hundreds …

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