Belgium condemned at court / Minors in the north of France remain unprotected / hate speech and attacks remain present in Greek society / updates on SAR missions / interesting op-eds, reports and stories recommended by our team

Turkish-Itanian border area, Unknown author of the photo, source

Data breach could threaten 500,000 vulnerable people // NGOs ask ICC to investigate crimes in Libya, Med // 11 people drown off Tunisia

Soldiers at the Kuźnica border crossing in Poland in November 2021. (Photo: Irek Dorozanski / DWOT, Flickr, CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

Coast Guard counts 29,000 rescues, the government—roughly 4000 arrivals // New tragedies in the Mediterranean and the Channel // Freezing temperatures in Bosnia and new evictions in Calais // UK plans resettlement deal with Rwanda and armed forces in the Channel

Some 25,000 people are missing in the Greek arrival statistics. Credits: Twitter/Aegean Boat Report


Ocean Viking rescue ship detained in Italy // More violent pushbacks, drownings and fire in Greece // Agreement made over Moroccan workers’ rights in Portugal // Another death in the Channel as UK gov face legal actions again // Greater powers for data collection and storage for Europol one step closer

Photo Credit: Paul Wagner/ The Syria Campaign


What will the fallout of the Danish decision be for the people and for other EU Member states? / 2021 deadliest year on record in the Mediterranean / EC plans no infringement procedure in case of EU Member States practicing pushbacks at the border with Belarus

Ocean Viking detained in Italian port one year after release — see story here


A case against Italy and Libya taken in front of the UN Committee / Violent pushbacks of Cubans from Greece to Turkey / Legal reports on Greece / Many Syrians face indefinite detention or returns to Syria from Denmark / Recommended reads & more news

Photo: Refugees In Libya


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Daily news digests from the field, mainly for volunteers and refugees on the route, but also for journalists and other parties.

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