At the Channel Tunnel, they try and smuggle a migrant in a coffin

Channel Tunnel: They Try and Cross a Migrant in a Coffin

They tried to cross the Channel Tunnel with an Iraqi migrant hidden in a coffin: two Polish carriers were arrested last week in Coquelles in the Pas-de-Calais and sentenced to fourteen months in prison, do we have learned from judicial source. The two road transport professionals from Poland came to the Eurotunnel site on Tuesday, […]

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The Aquarius continues on its way to Marseille

Migrants: The Aquarius “Continues on its Way to Marseilles,” says SOS Méditerrannée

MIGRANTS: Ghislaine Boyer, Project Manager at Sos Méditerranée, says that the Aquarius “continues its journey to Marseille”  “We are moving at our small pace, but we continue on our way to Marseille .”  Ghislaine Boyer, Project Manager within SOS Mediterranean, confirms the fact that the Aquarius has” resumed its route to Marseille “. According to RTL , quoting the coordinator of the MSF project aboard the Aquarius interviewed […]

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French President Emmanuel Macron Visits Pope Francis this Tuesday

Emmanuel Macron Meets Pope Francois for the First Time in the Vatican

On Tuesday, President Emmanuel Macron goes to the Vatican for the first time to meet Pope Francois. He will discuss the issue of migrants and secularism. French President Emmanuel Macron meets Pope Francis for the first time on Tuesday . This purely Vatican visit excludes any interview with the Italian populist government at loggerheads with Paris. However , the issue of migrants, flagship of […]

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Immigration demands from asylum seeking Migrants to the EU have fallen

For the First Time Since 2015, the Number of Asylum Applications Granted by EU Countries Dropped Sharply

IMMIGRATION: In 2017, 440,000 migrants received international protection in European countries, a decrease of 36% compared to 2016 according to the OECD annual report … In 2017, about 258 million people in the world lived outside their country of birth according to the OECD report published on Wednesday. Five million new migrants settled legally in OECD […]

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Macron and Merkel giving a press conference on Migrants and immigration

Macron and Merkel Want to Send Migrants Back to EU Countries of Entry

France and Germany have joined forces on the sensitive issue of immigration in Europe. They have recorded the referral the principle of returning migrants to the countries of entry The French President and German Chancellor announced Tuesday to work on an agreement between several countries in the Schengen area to refoulement any asylum seeker to the state […]

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The migrant camp of the Canal Saint-Martin in Paris began to be evacuated by the authorities on the morning of June 4, 2018. (© AFP / LUCAS BARIOULET)

Paris: Double Evacuation of Migrant Camps

Evacuations were in progress Monday morning on the last two large unhealthy migrant camps in Paris Evacuations were ongoing Monday morning on the last two large unhealthy migrant camps in Paris, five days after a highly anticipated operation in the northeast of the capital that had allowed the shelter of a thousand people. The operation […]

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About 60 migrants drowned in the Mediterranean trying to reach Europe

Mediterranean: About Sixty Drowned Migrants

Nearly sixty migrants have died since Saturday evening in the Mediterranean off Tunisia and Turkey trying to reach Europe. Nearly sixty migrants have died since Saturday evening in the Mediterranean off Tunisia and Turkey trying to reach Europe, when the new Italian Minister of the Interior hammered in Sicily his anti – immigration speech. Forty-eight bodies were rescued […]

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Near Châteauroux (Indre) on the A20 seven migrants were found with hypothermia in a refrigerated truck.

Indre: Seven Migrants found in a Refrigerated Lorry on the A20

Near Châteauroux (Indre) on the A20, seven migrants were found with hypothermia in a refrigerated truck. This is the road that discovered them after hearing a noise in his truck. The driver thought carrying melon in his truck, but on Thursday, on an area of the A20 at Meunet-sur-Vatan, the man heard a noise in his […]

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Signs of recovery in Calais

Calais: Signs of Recovery for Tourism and Economic Activity

ECONOMY: A shudder that remains fragile due to the return of migratory pressure … In the tourism sector and economic activity are showing signs of recovery in Calais, an improvement that could be tarnished however by the return of migratory pressure observed recently. Since the break in October of the “Jungle”, business is gradually distributed to the trade […]

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