Human Rights

Is the world really a better place these days?

Devastating conflicts, violence and persecution in places like Syria and South Sudan had left a record 65.6 million people uprooted from their homes by the end of 2016.

Greens and Socialists meps call condemns anti-refugee policy

The leaders of the Greens and Socialists penned a joint letter to EU Council president Donald Tusk condemning the current strategy of trying to keep new migrants out.

EU to launch new probe against the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland

Poland and Hungary have refused to take in a single person under a plan agreed in 2015 to relocate 160,000 asylum-seekers.

Puerto Rico votes in favor of US statehood amid low turnout

The economically struggling US island territory of Puerto Rico voted overwhelmingly in favor of becoming the 51st state

Refugee shelter fire injures 37 in Bremen

Emergency services took 10 children and four adults to hospital after the blaze started around 00:30 am in the basement of the five-storey building in the northwestern city of Bremen.

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