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Over 30 Migrants Drown After Boat Capsizes

A boat operated by human smugglers capsized off the coast of Djibouti, leading to the deaths of at least 34 on board, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said Monday. It is believed around 60 people were on the vessel when it capsized early Monday, but the IOM did not provide further details on how…

Nikki Haley Rips Kamala Harris’ Handling Of Border Crisis: ‘God Help Us If She...

Former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley ripped Vice President Kamala Harris on Wednesday over her handling of the crisis at the U.S. southern border. Haley slammed Harris, who is in charge of the White House border response, while appearing on Fox News’ “America Reports,” and said “God help us if she ever becomes president.” (RELATED: ‘We…

Pentagon OKs Third Military Base to House Migrant Children amid Surge

The Pentagon over the weekend confirmed reports that it has approved a third military site in California to house the unaccompanied migrant children coming across the United States’ southern border in record numbers in recent months. A defense official said in a statement Saturday: On April 2, the Department of Defense approved a request for…

‘Unequivocally False’: Biden DHS Secretary Denies Media ‘Gag Order’ At The Border

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Sunday denied there’s a media “gag order” in place at the U.S. southern border. During the broadcast of NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Mayorkas discussed media access to the administration’s operations at the border with host Chuck Todd, and said it was “unequivocally false” to say there…

‘How Can You Say The Border Is Closed’?: MSNBC’s Chuck Todd Presses Biden DHS...

MSNBC host Chuck Todd pressed Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Sunday over the crisis at the U.S. southern border. While appearing on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Mayorkas cited the administration’s actions on handling migrants and claimed “the border is closed.” Todd disputed his claim, asking, “how can you say the border…

Sweden: 18,000 Asylum Seekers from 2015 Now Given EU Citizenship

Over 18,000 people who came to Sweden during the height of the 2015 migrant crisis have been granted Swedish citizenship — and by extension EU citizenship — since being initially accepted for asylum status. The Swedish migration board has revealed that a total of 18,420 people who came to the country in 2015 as asylum…

As migrant dispute heats up, where is Angela Merkel? (Video)

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss the disappearance of German Chancellor Angela Merkel amidst the latest migrant row between Turkey and the European Union via the Greek and Bulgarian borders. In Germany, CDU chairman Friedrich Merz, broke away from Merkel’s ‘all migrants welcome policy,’ stating that he wants to offer Turkey “every…

Berlin Freezes Rent as Population Boom Creates Housing Shortage, Cost Spike

BERLIN (AP) – Berlin is freezing the rents of 1.5 million apartments for the next five years starting this Sunday in a controversial move to control the exploding costs that have forced many to move outside Germany’s capital city. Berlin is the first German city to influence the rental prices so directly and the law…

Pope Francis Denounces ‘Plague’ of Human Trafficking

ROME — Pope Francis condemned human trafficking as a “true plague” on Sunday, calling for an international effort to eradicate it. Following his weekly prayer of the Angelus in Saint Peter’s Square, the pontiff recalled that Saturday was the World Day of Prayer and Reflection against Human Trafficking, set on the liturgical memory of Saint…

Germany Granting Fewer Christian Converts Asylum

Fewer asylum seekers claiming to have converted from Islam to Christianity are being granted asylum in Germany, as authorities become more cautious about fake conversions. Until 2017, the German Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF) granted 67.3 per cent of converts asylum, but that number has halved since then, with just 36.3 per cent of…

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