A selection of recent media reports


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Failed Afghan asylum seekers win 11th-hour appeal to stay in Britain while translators who worked wi…
Failed Afghan asylum seekers win 11th-hour appeal to stay in Britain while translators who worked with UK forces in the country are left to fear...
Daily Mail Online (27-Aug-2015)

Judge lets dozens of asylum seekers stay in UK - as court battle could drag on for MONTHS
Judge lets dozens of asylum seekers stay in UK as court battle could drag on for MONTHS A JUDGE has granted dozens of Afghan asylum seekers a...
Express.co.uk (26-Aug-2015)

Afghan asylum seekers saved from deportation after last-ditch legal battle
Afghan asylum seekers saved from deportation after last-ditch legal battle Dozens taken off Home Office chartered plane destined for Afghanistan...
The Guardian (26-Aug-2015)

Europe migrants: Tracing perilous Balkan route to Germany
...have 72 hours to get to one of Serbia's five residential centres for asylum-seekers - but most just use the time to make their way to the border...
BBC News - England (26-Aug-2015)

Government warns UK businesses: We'll shut down firms that hire illegal migrants
...face prison or being booted out of the country. The additions to the Immigration Bill are designed to shake off the label that the UK is a soft...
Daily Star (26-Aug-2015)

Eight million migrants now live in Britain
...UK needs to leave the EU as soon as possible. Alp Mehmet of Migration Watch said: These figures do not surprise me. Related articles Now MORE...
Express.co.uk (26-Aug-2015)

Hungary police use teargas to disperse border crowd
...European Union through the Balkans - widely regarded as a safer crossing than the Mediterranean. More: Which EU country has the most asylum seekers?
ITV.com (26-Aug-2015)

Hungary scrambles to confront record migrant influx
...World War Two. In Germany, which expects to receive 800,000 asylum-seekers this year, Chancellor Angela Merkel was due in the eastern town of...
Daily Mail Online (26-Aug-2015)

Immigration Bill: Illegal workers 'may face six months' jail'
Immigration Bill: Illegal workers 'may face six months' jail' The bill, to be introduced in the autumn, will also contain measures against takeaway...
BBC News (25-Aug-2015)

DAILY MAIL COMMENT: Europe's heavy price for its open borders
...30-year-old pact. In Germany, which expects 800,000 asylum applications this year, interior minister Thomas de Maiziere says he cannot rule out...
Daily Mail Online (25-Aug-2015)

Firms using illegal migrant labour face 48-hour closures
...employing illegal workers are to be included in a new immigration bill designed to create a hostile environment for undocumented migrants in...
The Guardian (25-Aug-2015)

Only one in 20 UK-bound cars is checked at Calais
...are bolstered at the Calais, evidence suggests criminals are sneaking migrants into the UK through Dieppe and Dunkirk in France and Zeebrugge...
Express.co.uk (25-Aug-2015)

Takeaways employing illegal immigrants could be shut down under new laws
...under new laws Ministers want to be seen getting tough on illegal immigration ahead of new quarterly stats which will show that net migration...
Mirror.co.uk (25-Aug-2015)

Break for the border: Thousands of migrants storm police lines and leap over razor wire to reach Mac…
...human rights groups. Alexandra Krause, a senior protection officer with the United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, said: 'We urge the [Macedonian]
Daily Mail Online (22-Aug-2015)

Macedonia migrant emergency: hundreds stuck in no-mans land
...Adobe Flash installed. State of emergency On Friday, the United Nations refugee agency has urged Macedonia to allocate more space for migrants...
Channel 4 News (22-Aug-2015)

German government condemns riots outside asylum shelter
...1000 protesters who were throwing bottles and stones at busloads of asylum seekers in the early hours of today. Peaceful demonstrations were...
ITV.com (22-Aug-2015)

Migrants clash with police on Macedonia border
...as they were given priority access into the country from Greece. United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) workers provided aid to...
Telegraph.co.uk (22-Aug-2015)

Macedonia migrants: Border security measures defended
...departures north towards Serbia and the rest of Europe. Meanwhile, the UN refugee agency, the UNHCR, has expressed concern for "thousands of...
BBC News - England (22-Aug-2015)

Thousands Of Migrants Break Through Police Lines
...of up to 2,000 people a day but the UN High Commission (UNHCR) for Refugees urged the country to open its border and give more help to those...
Sky News (22-Aug-2015)

Migrant crisis: 13 photos of the children caught in no-mans-land between Greece and Macedonia
...policemen: "They don't care about our tragedy." The United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, said it was becoming particularly worried about the...
The Independent (22-Aug-2015)

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