Some 1,500 migrants have clashed with police in Bulgaria’s largest refugee centre, two days after the facility was sealed off following reports of an alleged infection outbreak.

Officials said the claims were false. The Harmanli centre is home to 3,000 people, mostly Afghan refugees.
Protesters threw stones at riot police, who used water cannon to disperse them.

Read the Full Article: Source – BBC News
Time For Truth: (BBC News) – Migrant crisis: Riot in Bulgaria's largest refugee centre

Read More


The incoming head of the United Nations warned on Tuesday that “losers of globalization” in rich countries have felt ignored by establishment politicians, prompting them to turn to nationalist agendas, as in the U.S. election and Brexit referendum.

Antonio Guterres, elected in October to take over as U.N. secretary general next year, told a conference in his native Lisbon that this trend had undermined the willingness to receive refugees in Europe this year.

Read the Full Article: Source – Reuters
Time For Truth: (Reuters) – New U.N. chief says politicians are failing 'losers of globalization'

Read More


Child refugees sent from the demolished Calais “jungle” to supposedly safe welcome centres across France claim they have been pressed into forced labour.

Legal interviews with unaccompanied minors dispersed from the refugee camp to France’s official reception centres have uncovered allegations that children have been forced into unpaid work and ordered on to farms to pick apples for French supermarkets. Youngsters said they were too scared to refuse the work because they feared it would harm their chances of claiming asylum to the UK.

Read the Full Article: Source – The Guardian
Time For Truth: (The Guardian) – Child refugees forced to work for nothing after leaving Calais

Read More


The world’s largest refugee camp will close in November, Kenya’s Interior Minister Joseph Nkaisserry has announced.

The Dadaab camp in Kenya is home to more than 300,000 Somalis.

Read the Full Article: Source – BBC News
Time For Truth: (BBC News) – Kenya announces Dadaab refugee camp will close by November

Read More


1 2 3 30