migrant crisis

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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
Stacey Naggiar

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].”
Emily Green
VICE News Tonight on HBO

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.
David Noriega
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What life is like after release from ICE detention

VICE News follows a recently released migrant as she navigates life in the U.S.
Mimi Dwyer
Roberto Daza
Jika Gonzalez

Homeland security chief Kirstjen Nielsen is out

The resignation comes amid Trump's increasing frustration with the surge of Central American migrants.
VICE News Tonight on HBO

There's a poop crisis at the border

A small Southern California town is dealing with contaminated water flowing from the Tijuana River.
Roberto Ferdman
european refugee crisis

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.”
Megan Iacobini de Fazio

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.
Stephen Woodman
Cartel Chronicles

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.
Deborah Bonello
VICE News Tonight on HBO

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
Hind Hassan
Alex Campbell

How to Tell If That Online Fundraiser Will Actually Help Immigrant Children at the Border

You want to help, so make sure you’re actually helping.
Kaleigh Rogers
migrant crisis

Men who left 71 migrants to die in refrigerated truck get 25 years in prison

The discovery of the truck filled with badly decomposing bodies marked one of the darkest days of the region’s worst migrant crisis since World War II.
David Gilbert