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The VICE Morning Bulletin

The FBI says foreign hackers broke into state voter databases, scientists have detected a radio signal from space, Gene Wilder has died at age 83, and more.
VICE Staff
8.30.16
Europe

France's parliament says intelligence 'failed' before the 2015 terror attacks

An inquiry committee urged the government to create a single intelligence agency to prevent failures like those that let the Charlie Hebdo and Bataclan terrorists slip through.
VICE News
7.5.16
Europe

The Number of Migrants Arriving in Greece Has Plummeted

The data represents the first full month since a highly controversial deal was signed between the EU and Turkey aimed at stymieing the flow of asylum seekers arriving in Europe.
Harriet Salem
5.13.16
Open Water

The Pope Visited Refugees on a Greek Island and Took Three Families Back to Rome on His Papal Plane

The visit crystallized the Pope's repeated and increasingly urgent pleas to Europe's leaders to remain compassionate in their handling of the refugee crisis.
Tess Owen
4.16.16
Open Water

Europe Has a New Plan to Keep Migrants and Refugees Out of the Cold This Winter

The European Union and the UN’s refugee agency have agreed to create enough shelter space to house 100,000 migrants and refugees traveling through Greece and the Balkans.
Pierre Longeray
10.26.15
on the line

On The Line: Milène Larsson Discusses Europe’s Migrant Crisis

VICE News journalist Milène Larsson joined 'On The Line' to discuss Europe’s migrant crisis, and her reporting for the “Europe or Die” series.
VICE News
10.26.15
politics

The European Union Plans to Speed Up the Deportation of Illegal Migrants

The various measures discussed by EU interior ministers includes an increase in the "detention capacity" of their countries to lock up migrants awaiting deportation.
Pierre Longeray
10.9.15
Open Water

A Record 4,400 Migrants Were Rescued on the Mediterranean in a Single Day

People were saved from unseaworthy vessels in 22 separate operations as smugglers took advantage of ideal conditions to launch more boats than usual.
Gillian Mohney
8.23.15
Open Water

Europe Launches Naval Operation to 'Attack Smugglers' in Response to Migrant Crisis

The first phase of the plan to dismantle Mediterranean migrant trafficking networks begins next week, but later phases still require approval from Libya and the UN Security Council.
Pierre Longeray
6.22.15
Open Water

Fortress Europe: The Billion Dollar Machine That Keeps Migrants at Bay

Part 1 of a two-part VICE News series examining the multi-billion dollar finances of European border control — how much gets spent and who pockets the cash?
Elaine Allaby
6.18.15
Open Water

The Number of Migrants Trying to Reach Europe via Greece Has Surged by 500 Percent

The number of migrants and refugees crossing the Aegean Sea from Turkey to Greece has reportedly increased dramatically due to the dangerous situation in Libya.
Pierre Longeray
6.4.15
Europe

Alleged Captain of Migrant Boat Disaster Appears in Court as Critics Call EU Leaders' Pledge 'Not Enough'

Alleged captain of a migrant boat crammed with hundreds of migrants faces possible charges of homicide and people-trafficking, while EU leaders announce measures to boost search-and-rescue operations
Jenna Corderoy
4.24.15
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