by Felicity Collier
FIVE thousand Syrian refugees have now been settled in Britain — just a quarter of the number promised by the government two years ago, according to new figures yesterday.
Ministers pledged to take in 20,000 Syrians fleeing civil war by 2020...
Friday 24th Feb 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
THE bodies of scores of refugees drowned in the latest tragedy in the Mediterranean washed ashore in Libya on Monday.
Libyan Red Crescent spokesman Mohammed al-Misrati said yesterday that the bodies were found near the western city of Zawiya, adding he feared more may have...
Wednesday 22nd Feb 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
A Ugandan refugee and gang rape victim, Erioth Mwesigwa escaped to Britain. But the government locked her up in Yarl’s Wood. Elizabeth Tswana and Anna Cross tell her harrowing story
Friday 17th Feb 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
Euro 2004 winner Nikopolidis’s team bringing people together
Thursday 16th Feb 2017
posted by Morning Star in Sport
by Bethany Rielly
POLICE in Paris have been threatening refugees sleeping rough with tear gas and even taking blankets off them in sub-zero weather.
Research by the Refugee Rights Data Project, published in the Independent at the weekend, reveals that more than half of...
Tuesday 14th Feb 2017
The shocking state of Britain’s housing for refugees
Tuesday 31st Jan 2017
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
Canada and Italy welcome rejected refugees
GREEK trade unions have condemned Tuesday’s attack by Golden Dawn fascists on a primary school meeting to prepare for the reception of 27 refugee children.
The thugs stormed the Iconio primary school in the Perama district of the port city of Piraeus, outside Athens.
Thursday 19th Jan 2017
Lawyers say vulnerable children left behind
Friday 30th Dec 2016
A SYRIAN man claiming asylum in Sweden has been charged with war crimes, prosecutors said yesterday.
Investigator Kristina Lindehoff Carleson said the man, who has not been named, had participated in the “non-international armed conflict between the Syrian government and a number...