All videos in category Migration (1122 videos)

  •  ‘A tragic loss’: Winnipeg says final goodbye to boy hit by truck at crosswalk     ** GoFundMe page  https://www.gofundme.com/adiams-8-year-old-kids-funeral     www.cbc.ca | February 18, 2018         Surafiel Musse Tesfamariam, 8, was killed while using St. Vital crosswalk with mom, brother Tuesday morning     People who knew an eight-year-old Winnipeg…

  •     Italy: Water Cannons and Tear Gas as Anti-Fascists Clash in Bologna     Police used water cannons and tear gas against anti-fascists in Piazza Galvani in Bologna on Thursday as they tried to block a political speech of far-right Forza Nuova party leader Roberto Fiore.     There was a previous clash earlier…

  •     8-year-old boy dies after being hit by vehicle on St. Anne’s Road   An online obituary identified the young boy as Surafiel Musse Tesfamariam     ** GoFundMe page  https://www.gofundme.com/adiams-8-year-old-kids-funeral     www.globalnews.ca | February 17, 2018     Surafiel Tesfamariam, 8, was killed in a crash     Despite being rushed to hospital,…

  •     UN Aerial Evacuation Mission for 150 Refugees from Libya to Italy     Software Translation from Italian     www.dire.it | February 15, 2018         ROME – The second humanitarian mission within the framework of the Understanding of the Interior and Foreign Ministers, the Italian Episcopal Conference and the High…

  •     19 Migrants Killed in Libya Truck Crash, 124 Injured     www.thenational.ae | www.thepeninsulaqatar.com | February 14, 2018         At least 19 migrants were killed on Wednesday and around 100 injured when the truck transporting them crashed in Libya, a hospital said.     More than 300 migrants, most of them Eritrean…

  • In Libya, ISIS Is Using Human Trafficking to Finance Its Activities     A UN report, which was delivered to a UN Security Council committee, highlighted ISIS’ involvement in human trafficking networks     www.globalresearch.ca | February 13, 2018     A new UN report has warned of potential collusion between human traffickers and state…

  •      Switzerland Attracts Fewer Eritreans     www.swissinfo.ch | February 8, 2018         The number of Eritreans applying for asylum at the Swiss border has fallen dramatically in recent years. In 2015 there were 8,523 new requests, whereas in 2017 there were just over 400. (RTS/swissinfo.ch)     This is…

  •      ‘We Can’t Let This Happen’: Protests Erupt Worldwide Against Israel’s Deportation of Asylum Seekers     Protests from N.Y.C. to Paris, Bejing to Toronto, gather outside Rwandan embassies to fight a deportation plan one demonstrator called ‘a crime against humanity’     www.haaretz.com | February 8, 2018         NEW…

  •        Thousands Protest at Rwanda’s Embassy in Israel Against Asylum-seeker Deportation Plan   www.presstv.com | February 7, 2018       Thousands of African migrants have staged a protest outside the Rwandan Embassy in Israel against a “racist” Israeli plan to deport them to the African country.   During the Wednesday protest, the…

  • SVP pushes ahead with plans to analyse asylum seeker phones   www.thelocal.ch | February 6, 2018     A Swiss National Council committee has come out in support of a parliamentary initiative put forward by the country’s right-wing Swiss People’s Party (SVP) that would allow the electronic devices of asylum seekers to be checked for…

  •   Israel Issues Deportation Notices to African Migrants   www.aljazeera.com | February 5, 2018   Israel has started issuing deportation notices to African asylum seekers from Eritrea and Sudan.   On Sunday, the first wave of notices were distributed to men who are in the country without families, the Israeli daily Haaretz reported.   The…

  • The Church as a Therapy for Eritrean refugees     Software Translation from Dutch     www.trouw.nl | February 4, 2018         Religion is important for Eritreans. More knowledge about the role of faith could help to integrate a large group of migrants who have difficulty making contact.   The inhabitants of…

  • Europe-Bound Migrants in Libya Protest Detention     www.dailymail.co.uk | February 3, 2018     African migrants cross their hands over their heads to protest against their detention at the al-Hamra shelter in Libya’s Gharian on February 2, 2018′     Dozens of Sub-Saharan African migrants at a Libya detention centre got to their knees and…

  •      Calais Shooting: Four Migrants Fighting for Life after Being Shot During Mass Brawl     www.standard.co.uk | February 2, 2018         Four teenage migrants are fighting for life after being shot during a mass brawl in Calais.     Fighting broke out between more than a hundred Eritrean and…

  •    Eritrean Diplomat Tekeste Ghebremedhin Zemuy talks about being declared ‘persona non grata’     By Kevin P. Roberson | The Roberson Report     Eritrean diplomat Tekeste Ghebremedhin Zemuy spoke openly with us, after the Netherlands Minister of Foreign Affairs Halbe Zijlstra declared him persona non grata. Today was Mr. Zemuy’s last day…

  •    Man, 25, Who Died after Stabbing Near Yonge and Wellesley, is Identified     www.thestar.com | February 1, 2018         An altercation involving a group of men resulted in the death of a 25-year-old near Yonge and Wellesley Sts. on Monday night.     Toronto police said at around 8…

  • Engineering Future Leader Finds New Inspiration In Engineering     denver.cbslocal.com | January 30, 2018     DENVER (CBS4) – As the digital economy takes hold in the United States, more and more schools and students are turning to the science, technology, engineering and math fields. CBS4 is partnered with the Colorado School of Mines…

  • Swiss Foreign Minister Cassis Plans a Trip to Eritrea: Is the Federal Council traveling to the most important asylum country of origin?     Software Translation from German     www.aargauerzeitung.ch | January 29, 2018         The new Foreign Minister shakes a taboo and heads for a journey to the most important…

  • Dozens of Children Among 329 Migrants Rescued at Sea     www.washingtonpost.com | January 29, 2018       In this Saturday Jan. 27, 2018, photo, 329 refugees and migrants, mostly from Eritrea and Bangladesh, wait to be rescued by aid workers after leaving Libya trying to reach European soil aboard an overcrowded wooden boat,…

  • Doll heads covered in red paint left at Israeli migration office in anti-deportation stunt     www.rt.com | January 28, 2017     A number of severed black mannequin heads smothered in artificial ‘blood’ were brought to the door of Tel Aviv immigration officers on Saturday in what is seen as a protest against the…

  •   Captured migrants tortured for ransom on video     Disturbing video clips shared on social media by their desperate families have revealed the ordeal of Sudanese migrants kidnapped and tortured for ransom in Libya.    

  •      Teenage girl, 17, watches in horror as her mum forgets to put handbrake on and is killed by her own car in the Perth family’s own driveway   Single mum Mhret Teklehaimanot, 41, killed in her Perth driveway on Thursday   She left the vehicle to open the garage door but forgot…

  •     Rwanda Denies Deal With Israel: ‘We’ll Never Receive Migrants Deported Against Their Will’     Rwandan minister says country’s open door policy ‘only applies to those who come to Rwanda voluntary’     www.haaretz.com |  Jan 24, 2018      A minister in Rwanda has denied his country signed a secret deal to…

  •     Eritreans Demonstrate Outside Rwandan Embassy Against Deportations     East African asylum seekers protest ahead of expected forced removal to third countries     www.timesofisrael.com | January 22, 2018     Chanting “We are human beings!” and “Remember your history!”, more than 1,000 Eritrean asylum seekers gathered outside of the Rwandan embassy in…

  • Swedish Journalist Trip to Eritrea: Interview with Eritrea’s Information Minister     Software Translation from Swedish     www.sverigesradio.se | January 22, 2018     https://lyssna-cdn.sr.se/isidor/ereg/ekot_aktualiteter_sthlm/2018/01/2_eritrea_och_massflykten_24ba85e_a192.m4a Click for Audio     Eritrea, the country that competes with the war crimes Syria and Iraq as the main country of origin for asylum seekers in Sweden.  …

  • #Eritrea President with @TiffanyHaddish at around #Asmara#adiHalopic.twitter.com/0o5hH1inww — Wedi Gejeret 🇪🇷 (@Wedi_Alfaromaio) January 21, 2018       The Last Black Unicorn is in Eritrea 21 January 2018  | Written by Billion Temesghen   I present to you today my favorite Hollywood face. Comedian and actress Tiffany Haddish is here with us! Born on the…

  •        Israel: Rabbis ‘Anne Frank’ Scheme to Hide Refugees from Gov’t     www.telesurtv.net | January 19, 2018       Earlier this month Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced plans to deport around 40,000 African asylum seekers.   A group of Israeli rabbis launched The Anne Frank Home Sanctuary, a program…

  • 1,400 migrants brought to Italy, two bodies recovered after rescue at sea     www.thelocal.it | January 18, 2018       Some 1,400 migrants were pulled to safety in the Mediterranean on Tuesday, while rescuers recovered two lifeless bodies from boats attempting the perilous crossing, Italy’s coast guard said. The Spanish charity Proactiva Open…

  • Dutch Government Tells Highest Eritrean Diplomat to Leave     www.voanews.com | January 17, 2018         AMSTERDAM — The Dutch government has told the highest representative of Eritrea in the Netherlands to leave the country, minister of Foreign Affairs Halbe Zijlstra said on Wednesday.     Tekeste Ghebremedhin Zemuy has been declared…

  • Somalis Were Shackled for Nearly 48 Hours on Failed US Deportation Flight     Suit says 92 people suffered ‘inhumane conditions and egregious abuse’     Immigration and Customs Enforcement denies mistreatment allegations       www.theguardian.com | Jan 16, 2018         More than 90 Somali men and women were held shackled…

  •     As Israel Threatens to Deport African Migrants, Some US Jews Push Back   Joey Low, a son of Holocaust-era refugees who has given millions to Israeli causes, insists ’you can’t do something like this in the name of Jews and Israel’     www.timesofisrael.com | Jan 13, 2018     Yikealo Beyene, left,…

  •     Scuffles Break Out at Israeli Protest Against Deporting Migrants     Israeli security forces were forced to intervene as pro-refugee activists faced off with counter protesters in southern Tel Aviv.    

  •          Trump Referred to Haiti and African Nations as ‘Shithole’ Countries     www.nbcnews.com | January 12, 2018       WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Thursday referred to Haiti and African nations as “shithole countries” during a meeting with a bipartisan group of senators at the White House, a…

  •   20-Year-Old Eritrean Man Confesses Killing Girlfriend and Child in Haren     Software Translation from Dutch     www.rtvnoord.nl | 1/11/2018         A 20-year-old man from Glimmen has known that he killed his 23-year-old friend and her six-year-old daughter.     The bodies of the victims were found on 14 October…

  • Police ID Man Found Dead in Running Car     www.dispatch.com | 1/10/2018         A Columbus man who was found shot to death in a running car in South Linden over the weekend has been identified.     Abel Beyene, 30, was discovered by a resident who called Columbus police at 7:21…

  • Clashes Erupt at Tel Aviv Rally Against Migrant Deportation     Some 200 social activists face 50 pro-deportation groups in south Tel Aviv to protest against a government plan to remove Eritreans and Sudanese migrants; ‘We are pluralists,’ anti-deportation activist says.     Itay Blumenthal| www.ynetnews.com |  01.09.18      Brawls broke out on the…