Number of Anti-Semitic Attacks Victims in 2018 is Highest in 20 Years | January 31, 2019

The number of Jews who were killed in anti-Semitic attacks all over the world in 2018 has reached its highest level in several decades, Israeli government informed on Sunday, January 27.

UN Obtains Information about Aggression against Refugees from Venezuela | January 31, 2019

Neighbouring countries have demonstrated a rare solidarity with the residents of Venezuela so far, as the latter started to leave their country due to the economic difficulties and political instability.

One in Fifteen Libyan Refugee Died in Mediterranean – UN | January 31, 2019

Poor funding of search and rescue operations last year in Europe made the Mediterranean Sea the most dangerous route for refugees and migrants – 6 persons on average died at sea every day.

UNICEF Needs $21 mln to Help Donbas Children | January 31, 2019

The situation is especially critical for 400,000 children.

Italy Accepted Migrants from Rescue Ship: Seven EU Countries will Take in Them | January 30, 2019

Italy will allow migrants to disembark after they stayed aboard Sea Watch 3 (belonging to German charitable organization) for more than a week.

Poland Insists on Appointing Envoy of UN Secretary-General on Ukraine | January 30, 2019

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Poland Jacek Czaputowicz urges to consider the issues of launching the UN peacekeeping mission in Ukraine and appointing the special envoy of the UN Secretary-General on Ukraine.

European Commission Steps up Infringement Procedure against Hungary Due to Its Migration Legislation | January 29, 2019

European Commission takes the next step in infringement procedure against Hungary due to the country’s violation of EU migration legislation.

UK Starts Returning Cross-Channel Migrants to France | January 29, 2019

The UK started to return to France migrants who crossed the English Channel in small boats in order to deter other refugees from similar actions.

Netherlands Reject Italy’s Request to Accept 47 Migrants from Rescue Ship | January 29, 2019

The Netherlands rejected Italy’s request to accept 47 migrants from the humanitarian ship blocked from Italian ports.

Germany: 14,000 Illegal Immigrants Crossed Border on Buses and Trains | January 29, 2019

In 2018, German police detained more than 14,000 persons who entered the country illegally on buses and trains.