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#Migration crisis

# migration-crisis - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'End of playtime': Marine Le Pen wants to ban 'foreigners' from state schools
# Migrants
# Migrants

'End of playtime': Marine Le Pen wants to ban 'foreigners' from state schools

Dec 8th 2016, 12:53 PM 20,359 Views 94 Comments

She later clarified that she only wanted to block education for illegal immigrants.

# migration-crisis - Monday 3 October, 2016

99.8% of Hungarian voters have rejected EU migrant quotas in 'invalid' referendum
# Brussels Or Budapest
# Brussels Or Budapest

99.8% of Hungarian voters have rejected EU migrant quotas in 'invalid' referendum

Oct 3rd 2016, 7:46 AM 17,493 Views 129 Comments

While almost all who voted backed the Government, turnout was short of the 50% threshold.

# migration-crisis - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Ireland is nowhere near close to settling its share of Syrian refugees
# Migration Crisis
# Migration Crisis

Ireland is nowhere near close to settling its share of Syrian refugees

Apr 2nd 2016, 8:15 AM 21,831 Views 160 Comments

Ireland has pledged to take in 4,000 people by the end of next year and so far about 500 have been accepted.

# migration-crisis - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

UN: More than one million refugees have entered Europe in 2015
# Perilous Journey
# Perilous Journey

UN: More than one million refugees have entered Europe in 2015

Dec 22nd 2015, 1:53 PM 6,790 Views 65 Comments

The vast majority have crossed the Mediterranean and landed in Greece.

# migration-crisis - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

'We need some breathing room' - Sweden is tightening its asylum rules
# Migration Crisis
# Migration Crisis

'We need some breathing room' - Sweden is tightening its asylum rules

Nov 24th 2015, 10:42 PM 15,487 Views 99 Comments

The Scandinavian country received 80,000 asylum applications in the past two months.

# migration-crisis - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Cash for underused airports and farms used for motocross: How the EU wasted billions
# Slow Clap
# Slow Clap

Cash for underused airports and farms used for motocross: How the EU wasted billions

Nov 10th 2015, 9:56 AM 13,493 Views 29 Comments

The EU’s financial watchdog said the ‘error rate’ for spending was over 4% of the union’s budget.

# migration-crisis - Monday 12 October, 2015

The migration crisis far from over as 12,200 people enter Austria in 36 hours
# No End In Sight
# No End In Sight

The migration crisis far from over as 12,200 people enter Austria in 36 hours

Oct 12th 2015, 8:58 AM 8,567 Views 52 Comments

The total is higher than recent days.

# migration-crisis - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Overcoming opposition, EU approves plan to relocate 120,000 migrants
# Refugees
# Refugees

Overcoming opposition, EU approves plan to relocate 120,000 migrants

Sep 22nd 2015, 6:30 PM 21,685 Views 275 Comments

Ban Ki-Moon appealed to leaders across the 28-nation bloc, urging them to “show leadership and compassion”.

# migration-crisis - Sunday 20 September, 2015

US commits to taking in 100,000 refugees in 2017
# Refugee Crisis
# Refugee Crisis

US commits to taking in 100,000 refugees in 2017

Sep 20th 2015, 6:10 PM 22,426 Views 167 Comments

Meanwhile, at least 13 migrants including six children died off the coast of Turkey earlier today.

# migration-crisis - Sunday 13 September, 2015

Refugees 'won't get to choose what country they go to'
# Migration Crisis
# Migration Crisis

Refugees 'won't get to choose what country they go to'

Sep 13th 2015, 12:22 PM 21,327 Views 227 Comments

“That doesn’t exist anywhere in the world.”

# migration-crisis - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Thousands are fleeing Eritrea - what are they running from?
# Migration Crisis
# Migration Crisis

Thousands are fleeing Eritrea - what are they running from?

Sep 10th 2015, 6:15 AM 39,327 Views 75 Comments

The country is producing around 4,000 migrants every single month.

# migration-crisis - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

It's still not clear how many refugees Ireland is taking
# Not Finalised
# Not Finalised

It's still not clear how many refugees Ireland is taking

Sep 8th 2015, 9:10 PM 20,343 Views 214 Comments

A special cabinet meeting will take place this week to discuss Ireland’s response to the migration crisis.