Illegal Migration



  • migration 2017-07-18 11:43

    By: Jean-Michel Renault

    European immigration

    TEHRAN, Jul. 18 (MNA) – Migration from war-stricken and poverty-hit countries of Africa and Middle East has ended up with death for a large number of migrants.

  • مهاجرت به اروپا از رویا تا واقعیت‎ 2017-05-10 08:43


    Nearly 50k migrants cross Mediterranean into Europe since Jan.

    MOSCOW, May 10 (MNA) – The International Organization for Migration has registered almost 50,000 migrants crossing the Mediterranean sea on their way to Europe since January 2017.

  • Refugees 2017-03-20 17:39

    Refugee flow from Turkey to Greece sharply rises after Ankara's threats

    ATHENS, Mar. 20 (MNA) – Over 500 refugees have arrived from Turkey to Greece over the past four days, which marks a significant rise in refugee influx to the southern EU state, a Greek refugee coordination center said Monday.

  • immigration 2017-01-07 09:55

    Over 500k immigrants arrive in Europe in 2016

    BRUSSELS, Jan. 07 (MNA) – A total of 503,700 immigrants arrived in Europe in 2016, a 72 percent increase on the previous year, according to a report by the Frontex Regional Agency for Border and Coastal Protection.

  • migrants 2016-12-18 15:35

    Turkish gendarmes capture over 180 illegal migrants

    CANAKKALE, Dec. 18 (MNA) –In Canakkale and Burdur provinces, 184 people were caught while preparing to illegally cross into neighboring countries

  • RED CROSS 2016-08-10 16:56

    Red Cross rescues over 300 migrants in Mediterranean

    MOSCOW, Aug. 10 (MNA) – A search and rescue vessel of the Red Cross rescued 327 people in the last 24 hours, the aid organization said in a statement Wednesday.

  • REFUGEES 2016-04-02 08:50

    Over 165K migrants arrive in EU in 2016

    GENEVA, Apr. 02 (MNA) – At least 169,000 migrants and refugees have arrived in Europe by sea during the first trimester of 2016, according to the International Organization for Migration (IOM).

  • آتش زدن چادرهای مهاجران در فرانسه‎ 2016-03-09 08:52

    UN urges EU to give human treatment to illegal migrants

    NEW YORK, Mar. 09 (MNA) –The Secretary Office of the United Nations advocated on Tuesday for the respect to the human rights in the answers to the migrant crisis that Europe is now living, after an agreement consisting on the return of undocumented persons by the government of Turkey.

  • بازگشایی مرز مجارستان به روی مهاجران 2016-02-16 11:56

    Hungarian prime minister criticizes EU migratory policy

    BUDAPEST, Feb. 16 (MNA) – Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban stated Monday that the European Union (EU) migratory policy has failed, and asked to build a wall in the south of Macedonia and Bulgaria to stop the flux of illegal migrants.

  • refugee 2016-01-31 09:11

    Italy rescues 400 migrants at sea

    ROME, Jan. 31 (MNA) – The authorities of Italy rescued Saturday a group of 400 migrants at the Mediterranean Sea in the last few days, reported the Italian Navy.

  • عبور مهاجران از اسلوونی 2016-01-20 10:58

    Austria reinforces security due to migration crisis

    VIENNA, Jan. 20 (MNA) – The Austrian Finance Minister, Hans Joerg Schelling, announced the possible adoption of initiatives to strengthen borders security and make the country less attractive for migrants.

  • EU 2016-01-16 09:10

    Migration crisis, British demands; EU challenges for 2016

    BRUSSELS, Jan. 16 (MNA) – The immigration crisis and the reforms demanded by the United Kingdom to ensure its permanence in the block, are among the main challenges of the European Union (EU) for 2016.

  • austria 2015-11-14 11:38

    Austria to build fence on border with Slovenia

    VIENNA, Nov. 14 (MNA) – The Austrian Government announced Friday building a-four kilometer fence on the border with Slovenia in order to control the growing migration flow.

  • SUMMIT 2015-11-12 11:12

    European, African leaders discuss measures against migratory crisis

    VALLETTA, Nov. 12 (MNA) – More than 60 European and African leaders are discussing in this capital the possible implementation of joint actions to counteract the current migratory crisis.

  • IOM 2015-11-04 09:09

    Mediterranean migrant death toll reaches 3,406

    GENEVA, Nov. 04 (MNA) – Some 400 refugees died in October while trying to reach Europe across the Mediterranean Sea, whose death toll has reached 3,406 this year, the International Organization for Migration reported Tuesday.

  • refugee 2015-10-31 11:23

    By: Carlos Latuff

    How world is dealing with refugee crisis

    TEHRAN, Oct. 31 (MNA) – Nearly 12 million Syrians have been forced from their homes by the fighting and increasing numbers of refugees are making dangerous attempts to reach Europe, about 51 percent of whom are from Syria. While this is a grievous humanitarian crisis, the international community has failed to address it properly.

  • refugees 2015-10-31 09:15

    Closure of Austrian border causes new immigration chaos in Europe

    LJUBLJANA, Oct. 31 (MNA) – The temporary closure of the Austrian border caused on Friday a new migratory chaos, with four thousand refugees concentrated in the Slovenian town of Debova, exposed to very low temperatures and poor hygienic conditions.

  • Jean-Claude Juncker 2015-10-28 11:54

    EU member countries accused of 'moving slowly' on migration crisis

    PARIS, Oct. 28 (MNA) – European Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker, criticized the slow response in implementing some of the agreements to the worst immigration crisis in decades.

  • بازگشایی مرز مجارستان به روی مهاجران 2015-10-14 08:54

    More than 710,000 immigrants reach Europe in 2015

    BRUSSELS, Oct. 14 (MNA) – More than 710,000 immigrants came to Europe this year, the safeguarding European Border Agency Frontex, reported on tuesday, while Libya said it detained some 100 smugglers.

  • EU 2015-10-08 16:35

    Stage 2 of EU mission against immigrant smuggling launches

    BRUSSELS, Oct. 08 (MNA) –The naval mission of the European Union (EU) against immigrant smuggling began on Wednesday its second stage, aimed at stopping, searching and seizing ships and arrest the smugglers, according to European community sources.

  • بازگشایی مرز مجارستان به روی مهاجران 2015-10-07 14:24

    Migration Crisis continues in EU, nations demand solution

    TEHRAN, Oct. 07 (MNA) – The European Union (EU) is still experiencing the wave of undocumented immigrants, while other affected nations are demanding that the bloc takes joint actions, faced with this phenomenon.

  • immi 2015-09-30 10:59

    Over 1mn immigrants arrive in Europe in 2015

    GENEVA, Sep. 30 (MNA) – At least 522,134 immigrants came to Europe, and another 2,892 were killed or disappeared in the attempt in 2015, while 10,000 enter Germany daily, informed official sources in Swiss capital.

  • بسته شدن مرزها به روی مهاجران 2015-09-19 11:29

    Migrants on Turkish border go on hunger strike

    ANKARA, Sep. 19 (MNA) – Despite the closure done by authorities, thousands of migrants continue in the Turkish province of Edirne, near Greece and Bulgaria demanding to be allowed to cross.

  • hungary 2015-09-14 18:02

    By: Paresh Nath

    Hungary refugee policies

    TEHRAN, Sep. 14 (MNA) – While most of the European countries have opened their borders to the refugees of war-stricken countries like Syria, Hungary insists on strict policies to prevent the process.

  • migration 2015-09-14 09:43

    By: Gary Varvel

    Grim Reaper

    TEHRAN, Sep. 14 (MNA) – Spread of Terrorism in Middle Eastern countries has triggered a wave of migration, causing thousands of refugees to flee to the Europe.

  • migrants02.jpg 2015-09-14 09:38

    1000s of refugees arrive in Hungary, Serbia

    BUDAPEST, Sep. 14 (MNA) – Hungary and Serbia reported on Sunday a record number of undocumented people that arrived in the country in one day, with more than 4,000 in Hungary in 24 hours and more than 3,000 in Serbia during the same period.

  • migrants03.jpg 2015-09-13 11:57

    Serbia expects 23,000 undocumented people this week

    BELGRADE, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Serbia announced that expects the passage of about 23,000 undocumented immigrants through its territory this week, as part of the unstoppable flow of people mostly from countries in conflict.

  • migrants 2015-09-11 20:57

    Hungary militarizes border after migratory chaos

    BUDAPEST, Sep. 11 (MNA) – The Hungarian Government sent today 3,800 military men to tighten security in its southern border and construction there of a fence to stop the wave of immigrants that has turned into chaos in this country.

  • dilemma 2015-09-06 10:38

    By: Petar Pismestrovic


    TEHRAN, Sep. 06 (MNA) – Hapless refugees of war-stricken Arab and African countries face a dilemma of choosing between bad and worse to save their lives.

  • Syrian toddler 2015-09-05 11:10

    World in shock

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – The photos of the Syrian toddler whose body washed ashore in Turkish Bodrum triggered a wave of sympathy and anger all around the world.