Tag: Immigration

Sweden and Denmark Add Border Checks to Stem Flow of Migrants

The continued flow of people along Europe’s migration trail, from Turkey and Greece to the Balkans to Scandinavia, faced new impediments on Monday as two of the northernmost destinations further tightened border controls in response to political, economic and logistical pressures.   Sweden, once one of the most welcoming of nations for refugees, introduced new […]

Migrant crisis: UK government response branded ‘inadequate’

David Cameron’s response to the refugee crisis is “clearly inadequate”, leading aid and refugee agencies claim. In a letter to the PM, the group of 27 charities – including Oxfam and Amnesty International – say the UK should take a “proportionate” share of refugees. They praise the commitment to resettle 20,000 Syrian refugees over five […]

Illegal Immigration Surge: 106% More Unaccompanied Minors, 173% More ‘Family Units’ Apprehended

The latest U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) statistics show that illegal immigration by unaccompanied minors and family units surged during the first two months of FY2016 compared to the same period in FY2015.   According to CPB, 106 percent more unaccompanied alien children (UAC) under the age of 17 were apprehended illegally crossing the southern […]

Czech President Milos Zeman Calls Migrant Wave in Europe an ‘Organised Invasion’

“I am profoundly convinced that we are facing an organised invasion and not a spontaneous movement of refugees,” said Zeman in his Christmas message to the Czech Republic released Saturday.   He went on to say that compassion was “possible” for refugees who are old or sick and for children, but not for young men […]

Migrant Invasion Could See EVERY Port in Northern France Fenced Off at UK Taxpayers’ Expense

Every port in northern France could be fenced off to prevent Europe’s migrant invasion further spilling across the Channel – and British taxpayers will be left to foot the bill.   French police are so bewildered by the human influx that the only answer is to erect permanent concrete and barbed wire partitions to ring fence coastal towns […]

Migrant crisis: One million enter Europe in 2015

The number of migrants and refugees crossing into Europe by land and sea this year illegally has passed one million, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) says. This represents a fourfold rise on the total last year. Most crossed by sea, with more than 800,000 travelling from Turkey to Greece. Half are migrants from Syria. […]

AZ Sheriff Babeu: We’ve Had 10,000 Unaccompanied Juveniles In Two Months

Pinal County, AZ Sheriff and Congressional candidate Paul Babeu (R) stated, “just the last two months alone, we’ve had 10,000 unaccompanied juveniles” who are “staying here” and that “the Obama administration says the border is wide open, that there is no law it comes to immigration” on Monday’s “Cavuto: Coast to Coast” on the Fox […]

Popular Georgia evangelical pastor criticizes anti-refugee politics

A prominent Southern Baptist minister says Christians have a biblical duty to assist Syrian refugees, despite concerns over terrorism.   “We know there’s risk,” said Bryant Wright, senior pastor at Johnson Ferry Baptist Church in suburban Atlanta. “But as Christians, we’re called to live by faith versus fear.”   Wright’s 8,000 member church is helping […]

Welcome to Europe! Soros Adding Fuel to the Fire of EU’s Refugee Crisis

American business magnate George Soros is making every effort to boost the refugee flow to Europe, by encouraging asylum seekers to travel to the continent and urging the European leaders to fork out, F. William Engdahl notes.   George Soros, the notorious business magnate, is shifting the responsibility for America’s adventurism in the Middle East onto Europe, most […]

Refugee crisis: Germany warns of legal action against EU countries ignoring quota

The German minister spoke specifically of Slovakia and Hungary, which have both made their own threats of legal action against the controversial quota system.   Slovakia said last month that it would complain against the EU quota plan to distribute 160,000 refugees and migrants across the bloc.   Few migrants have entered Slovakia on their […]