All videos in category Migration (1178 videos)

  • Lawyer/activist confident her mayoral campaign will ‘resonate with the people’ of Toronto     www.thelawyersdaily.ca | May 19, 2018       Lawyer Saron Gebresellassi has a simple goal: she wants to be mayor of Toronto.     The 31-year-old resident of the city’s northwestern Weston neighbourhood won’t be the only challenger to incumbent mayor…

  • Eritreans Protest in Bern Against Tough New Asylum Rules     www.thelocal.ch | May 18, 2018     Over a thousand Eritreans protested outside the Swiss national parliament on Friday against tough new rules that could see as many as 3,200 people returned to the autocratic African country.   After the demonstration, which Swiss People’s…

  • Medical degree latest step for Touro University Nevada grad     www.reviewjournal.com | May 15, 2018         Eritrean soldiers held a plate to Niyat Teweldebrhan’s mouth as the 8-year-old slurped orange juice concentrate.     It was there, dehydrated and overheated as she and her family crossed the border into Eritrea from…

  • Foreigners uncertain whether blond man at the bakery is decent German or Christian Lindner     Software Translation from German     www.der-postillon.com | May 14, 2018         Berlin (dpo) – Is he still safe here? A customer with a migration background in a Berlin bakery branch currently does not know exactly…

  • U.N. resumes refugee evacuations from Libya to Niger     www.reuters.com | May 11, 2018         TRIPOLI (Reuters) – The U.N. refugee agency is resuming evacuations of migrants from Libya with a flight of 132 mostly Eritrean refugees and asylum seekers to Niger for resettlement in third countries.   ——————–   The…

  •     Video: 21-Year-old Eritrean Man Drowns in Holland’s Recreational Lake     Software Translation from Dutch      www.gelderlander.nl | May 9, 2018       WINTERSWIJK – The drowning person who is currently looking for emergency services in the Hilgelo recreation lake in Winterswijk, is a 21-year-old man from Eritrea. That confirms a…

  •  Police shoot, kill suspect after deadly stabbings at Columbus apartment complex       Community Refugee and Immigration Services (CRIS) told our 10tv partners that some of the victims are members of a family who resettled to the United States from the African country of Eritrea just last summer.     www.journal-news.com | May…

  •   Hundreds of migrants at U.S. border given stark warnings   Hondurans, Guatemalans and Salvadorans who angered President Trump after being part of a month-long caravan could be forced to split from their families if they cross the border in Mexico.    

  •           Family of woman badly injured in Toronto van attack speaks out     A fundraising campaign was launched online by the relatives of Amaresh Tesfamariam, an Eritrean immigrant who arrived in Toronto in the late 1980s.     www.globalnews.ca | April 25, 2018         When Menab Tesfu…

  • 537 Migrants Rescued Off Libya, Arrived in Italy on Board the Aquarius Ship     Software Translation from Italian     www.ilfattoquotidiano.it | April 23, 2018         They were rescued in international waters off Libya in four different operations between Wednesday and Sunday. Among them four pregnant women, three newborns and 125…

  • Sexual Assault: Police are looking for the culprit     Software Translation from German     www.pnp.de | April 19, 2018       The police are looking for a man who is said to have raped a young woman around 3pm on Sunday, April 8.     According to a statement by the police…

  •  Eritrea: Root Causes of the Refugee Crisis – US Congress     Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission (TLHRC) for a hearing on human rights in Eritrea     house.gov | April 19, 2018         Migrants from the small east African nation of Eritrea make-up a disproportionate number of those included in the global…

  • World’s No.1 smuggler holds Ugandan passport     www.observer.ug | April 18, 2018         Eritrean national Medhaine Yahdego Mered, labelled the world’s most wanted man for his notorious human trafficking racket, was travelling on a Ugandan passport.     A highly-placed source said Mered’s passport carried the name Habte Amanuel purporting to…

  • Coyotes Rob and Abandon Forty Foreigners in Urabá     When they were found, migrants from Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, India, Ecuador, Pakistan, Eritrea and Cote d’Ivoire had not eaten for six days.     Software Translation from Spanish     caracol.com.co | April 17, 2018         Nearly forty foreigners were abandoned by the…

  • Israel Sent Asylum Seekers to Uganda Without Required Vaccine for Deadly Disease     According to the office of Ugandan president, entry without inoculation for yellow fever is against Ugandan law     www.haaretz.com | April 16, 2018         Asylum seekers who have left Israel for Uganda have entered that country without having…

  • Car was scratched with choppers – and burned     Software Translation from Swedish     www.aftonbladet.se | April 14, 2018       Samsom Kibrom and his family have lived in safety in Gällivare for six years. But now their lives have been shaken – someone has knocked hackors on their car and burned…

  • 26 Year Old Eritrean Stabs and Kills a 46 Years Old Man in Switzerland Software Translation from German     www.aargauerzeitung.ch | April 13, 2018       A 26-year-old man is said to have stabbed a 46-year-old. Both are from Eritrea. The alleged perpetrator was treated with hand injuries in the hospital Laufenburg and…

  • How Switzerland Planned to Catch Eritrean Refugees on their Home Leave Vacation and Failed Miserably     Software Translation from German     www.aargauerzeitung.ch | April 12, 2018         For the Swiss migration authorities, it is difficult to catch Eritrean refugees on their home leave. That’s why Switzerland wanted to send an official…

  •    People Smuggler who Italians Claim to Have Jailed is Living Freely in Uganda   Documentary reveals Medhanie Yehdego Mered, known as ‘the General’, has never been arrested   www.theguardian.com | April 11, 2018      A picture released by the Italian police in June 2016 shows them with a man it claims is…

  •        Drowned Refugee from Zaltbommel Had Just Picked Up a New Car   SALT BOMB – Everything was exemplary, after the crossing to Europe on a rickety and full boat in 2015 until that  fateful Thursday night , last week. Mebrie Melake from Eritrea drowned, together with a friend, in the Waal.     Software…

  • Eritrean Businessman Who Refused to Pay “Royalty” to the Yemeni Houthis Killed     Software Translation from Arabic       www.alarabiya.net | April 9, 2018         (Reuters) Yemen – Eritrean has refused to pay what they call the “war effort,” financial charges imposed by militias to fund its war against the…

  • Mother of three is left fighting for her life after being stabbed outside midnight church service by mystery attacker ‘on a bike’ – as police recover ‘ceremonial sword’ from scene Mother of three stabbed in the stomach outside a church is fighting for her life The woman is believed to be in her 30s and…

  • Moroccan Man Sentenced to 8 Years for Killing an Eritrean in Holland     Software Translation from Dutch         www.duic.nl | April 5, 2018     The 35-year-old Si Mohamed el H. from Morocco, was sentenced by the court to 8 years in prison for the death of the 18-year-old Eritrean Luel….

  •     Why did Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu Scrap the African Migrant deal?     www.dw.com | April 4, 2018     In a surprise move, Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu scrapped a deal with UN refugee agency UNHCR that would have seen thousands of African migrants relocated, while others would have stayed in Israel.  …

  • Swiss May Try to Expel Eritreans Whose Asylum Bids Fail www.usnews.com | April 4, 2018         ZURICH (REUTERS) – Switzerland could try to expel as many as 3,200 Eritreans whose requests for asylum fail, marking a major policy switch in a country that has granted thousands temporary refuge, broadcaster SRF reported on…

  • How Trump Threw Canada’s Refugee System into Turmoil     dailytimes.com | March 31, 2018       Buffered by three oceans and the United States to the south, Canada has for decades had the luxury of being able to pick and choose its newcomers. So few asylum seekers crossed the U.S. border illegally over…

  • Acquittal Asked for Eritrean Protest   Software Translation from Dutch   www.telegraaf.nl | March 30, 2018     DEN BOSCH – By the discovery of a mistake Friday in the second instance acquittal was asked for 24 Eritreans who were arrested in Veldhoven last year at a controversial conference of the youth movement of the…

  • The wrong refugee child     Eritreans Have Cheated on Family Reunion     Software Translation from German     www.bazonline.ch | March 28, 2018         Last year, 4208 people came to Switzerland as part of family reunification in asylum – a third more than in 2016 and more than ever in…

  • Honduras Detains 28 Foreigners, Mostly from Eritrea, Going to the US     The Honduran Police arrested 28 undocumented people, most of them from Eritrea and headed to the United States, for illegally entering the country, the institution reported.     Software Translation from Spanish     www.elnuevodiario.com.ni | March 26, 2018      …

  •      Migrants Rally in Tel Aviv After ‘Monkeys’ Slur by Rabbi     www.presstv.com | March 25, 2018         Around 25,000 have rallied in Tel Aviv to protest the Israeli regime’s forcible expulsion of African asylum seekers.         The protest took place in the city’s Rabin Square…

  • Woman Raped Twice: Two Eritreans Convicted and to be Expelled     Software Translation from Danish     www.fyens.dk | March 24, 2018       Two men from Eritrea were sentenced to several years of imprisonment and expulsion by the Court of Appeal in Odense on Friday, following a rape. Both have appealed against…

  • Israeli Chief Rabbi Calls Black People ‘Monkeys’     www.presstv.com | March 23, 2018     Amid Israel’s controversial policy of forcing African migrants back to the continent, one of the regime’s chief rabbis calls black people “monkeys.” Footage released by Israeli media shows Yitzhak Yosef used a derogatory Hebrew word to refer to black…

  •        Israeli PM Says Illegal African Migrants Worse than Terrorists     www.africanews.com | March 22, 2018     Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said the electronic barrier placed at the Israeli-Egyptian border had saved Israel from jihadist attacks, describing the massive arrival of illegal African migrants as a “worst” threat…

  •      100 Women: Malin Fezehai Is the Renowned Photographer Helping Africans Reclaim Their Narratives     The 2018 honoree is working to make photography more accessible for Africans. www.okayafrica.com | March 20, 2018         Malin Fezehai is a documentary photographer and visual reporter for The New York Times, dedicated to…

  • Spanish Aid Group Slams Italy for Seizing Migrant Rescue Boat     www.thelocal.it | March 20, 2018         A Spanish aid group accused Italian authorities of putting humanitarian operations in the Mediterranean at risk on Monday, after its migrant rescue boat was impounded on suspicion it was aiding illegal immigration.    …

  • Switzerland to Hold Off on Establishing Eritrea Embassy     www.swissinfo.ch | March 15, 2018       The Swiss parliament has instructed the Federal Council to intensify its diplomatic presence in Eritrea, with the goal of stemming the flows of refugees from the country. But opening an embassy in the reclusive state is not…