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LGBTQ Refugees Seek Better Future in Europe

The trauma of a perilous boat journey to Greece still fresh in her mind, Tolay performed a ritual she'd felt too unsafe to undertake...

Turkey Vows To Uphold Migration Deal With EU

Easing EU fears, a senior Turkish official on Saturday said his country would fully implement its part of a deal meant to keep migrants...

#TeamRefugees: Heroic Syrian Refugee Who Saved 20 Lives, Will Swim at Rio 2016 [video]

Yusra Mardini has already proven what she is made of as the 18-year old swimmer from Syria saved the lives of 20 fellow refugees...

All-Female Cast of Syrian Refugee Women Perform Anti-War Play by Euripides [video]

A unique adaptation of The Trojan Women (Greek translation: Troades) with a cast of solely Syrian women refugees recounting their stories of loss, flight...

Archaeologists in Turkey Discover Ancient Mosaic With Greek Message

Archaeologists in Turkey have discovered a unique 2,400 year-old ancient Greek mosaic. The floor tiles, found in Hatay province on the Turkish-Syrian border, show a...

Bulgarian Civilian Turns Border Patrolman; Arrests Refugees

A Bulgarian man who lives close to the Turkish border has been patrolling the area on his spare time in order to stop migrants...

What EU Heads Agreed at the EU-Turkey Summit on Refugees: Full Statement

Following their meeting with Prime Minister Davutoğlu, the EU Heads of State or Government addressed the migration situation, in particular as regards the Western...

Turkey Sentences Human Traffickers to Four Years in Prison

Turkey has sentenced two Syrians to four years in prison over the deaths of a toddler and his family, who drowned en route to...

UNHCR: Restrictive European Policies Won’t Keep Refugees Away

The U.N. refugee agency has expressed concern over the increasingly restrictive policies being adopted by European countries against asylum seekers. It warns the measures...

Doctors Without Borders Blasts EU Migration Policies

Humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders (Médecins Sans Frontières) has denounced Europe’s migration policy of deterrence in 2015 as a "catastrophic failure" that has endangered...