migrant crisis


Deadly Fire Triggers Riots at Overcrowded Greek Migrant Camp: "It Was Only a Matter of Time"

“There’s one shower every 200 people, a toilet every 90 people."


How Trump Is Winning His War on Asylum Seekers

“We have sent asylum seekers back to Mexico, and said ‘hope you don’t die. Bye, bye’”


Italy Is Trying to Criminalize Migrant-Rescue Boats

NGOs operating rescue vessels in the Mediterranean Sea, the deadliest route for migrants trying to cross from Africa to Europe, now face harsh penalties


Mexico’s Militarized Response to the Migrant Crisis Is Starting to Look a Lot Like Trump’s

“Never during the 15 years that I’ve been a human rights defender have I seen the militarization [of the border].”


Migrants at the Border Feel They Have No Choice But to Enter the U.S. Illegally

Trump’s efforts to deter asylum seekers at the U.S.-Mexico border have failed.


What life is like after release from ICE detention

VICE News follows a recently released migrant as she navigates life in the U.S.


Homeland security chief Kirstjen Nielsen is out

The resignation comes amid Trump's increasing frustration with the surge of Central American migrants.


There's a poop crisis at the border

A small Southern California town is dealing with contaminated water flowing from the Tijuana River.


The EU’s dirty work: Violence and abuse at Europe’s doorstep is keeping refugees out

“I will not give in, but the truth is I am afraid. I am afraid I will reach Europe without an eye or a hand because of the beating by the Croatian police.”


Trump has already created a crisis for Mexico’s new president

Lopez Obrador, who just took office after his landslide victory, has mostly taken a diplomatic tone with Trump. But a showdown between the two leaders is already brewing.


How Cocaine-Fueled Corruption Helped Spark the Migrant Caravan

Honduras is being eaten up by the drug cartels and their violence, so it's only natural people want out. That's just the end of a long story.


Migrants are dying under the Mafia-like system that controls Italy's tomatoes

Sixteen migrant farm laborers died this month in two separate road crashes within 48 hours of each other in Italy