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UN includes Ukraine in list of countries with food problems | January 29, 2018

It is indicated in the report prepared by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the World Food Programme for the UN Security Council.

Refugee issue deadlocks coalition negotiations in Germany | January 29, 2018

The participants of negotiations concerning the formation of coalition in Germany postponed the talks after another ‘deadlock’ in refugee issue.

PACE elected new commissioner for human rights | January 25, 2018

The former OSCE Special Representative on Freedom of the Media Dunja Mijatovic was elected as a new Council of Europe’s Commissioner for Human Rights.

White House is to submit new immigration plan on January 29 | January 25, 2018

The new immigration plan, which includes the cancellation of visa lottery and the alternative to the program of protection from deportation of illegal immigrants, who entered the country being minors, will be presented on January 29.

Number of asylum-seekers dropped to lowest level in eight years in Switzerland | January 25, 2018

The number of asylum applications submitted in Switzerland in 2017 dropped to lowest level since 2010.

France and UK signed new border security agreement | January 19, 2018

The UK PM Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron signed the new agreement on the protection of borders between the countries.

Germany establishes anti-Semitism commissioner position | January 19, 2018

German lawmakers voted for the establishment of the position of commissioner, who will coordinate the activity of the government against anti-Semitism.

UK allocates additional $60 million to strengthen security in Calais | January 19, 2018

UK is going to allocate additional £44.5 million ($60.6 million) to strengthen security in the English Channel and in the French city of Calais.

UN Secretary General told about benefits of migration | January 18, 2018

On the way to the global agreement, the UN member states need to recognize and intensify benefits of migration.

More than 186,000 asylum-seekers arrived in Germany in 2017 | January 17, 2018

186,644 asylum-seekers arrived in Germany in 2017.