Jul 26, 2016

Ring trafficking people into Western Europe from Hungary smashed

Austrian police said Monday that an international operation smashed an alleged people-smuggling ring suspected of illegally bringing more than 1,000 people from Hungary into Western Europe over the past year. More than 100 officers in Austria, Germany, Poland and Hungary raided 12 properties last ...

41 apparent migrants found drowned on Libyan beach

Jul 25, 2016

41 apparent migrants found drowned on Libyan beach

Volunteers have recovered the bodies of 41 presumed migrants that washed up on a Libyan beach, an official from the coastal city of Sabratha said on Sunday. The bodies, found on Saturday on the city’s beach west of the capital Tripoli, were taken to ...

Hungary PM becomes first EU leader to endorse Trump

Jul 23, 2016

Hungary PM becomes first EU leader to endorse Trump

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Saturday became the first European leader to endorse U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump, calling him a “better option” for the bloc than his rival, Hillary Clinton. “I am not a Donald Trump campaigner. I never thought it would ...

'Pokemon Go' blitzes Europe but Auschwitz museum says no

Jul 14, 2016

'Pokemon Go' blitzes Europe but Auschwitz museum says no

The “Pokemon Go” mobile gaming craze reached European fans on Wednesday, with players in Germany the first to get their hands on the augmented reality sensation. The game has until now only been available in the United States, Australia and New Zealand — although ...

Jul 12, 2016

EU migrant influx has been easing since April

The number of illegal migrants entering Europe has fallen since April after the European Union sealed a deal with Turkey to halt flows across the Aegean Sea, the border agency said, and Italy has become the new front line for refugees, mostly from Libya. ...