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January 18, 2018 5:28 PM ‘He’s playing a CYNICAL GAME’ Macron SLAMMED over ‘violent’ attitude towards migrants

EMMANUEL Macron has been accused of exploiting the French public’s growing weariness of the migrant crisis to push through his tough new immigration and asylum laws. The French president Emmanuel Macron is “keeping his endgame under wraps” as he takes advantage of the public’s opinion of Paris having to deal with the migrant crisis, a prominent member 66

January 18, 2018 4:38 PM ‘We have to deal with BRITAIN’S immigration problems!’ French fury at Le Touquet agreement

THE Le Touquet border deal is a “one-way” agreement which has allowed Britain to dump the migrant crisis on France, a border security expert has claimed. Oliver Cahn claimed although the Le Touquet agreement is a two-way deal “on paper”, the accord has left France to “bear the brunt” of the migrant crisis. Mr Cahn, who is also an expert in law, told French 104

January 3, 2018 2:58 PM Greek holiday hotspot faces migrant influx if Turkey uses refugees as political blackmail

THE GREEK island of Lesbos could be crippled by an influx of thousands of migrants if Turkey uses them as a form of “political blackmail”, it has been warned. Turkish authorities are furious at Greece’s decision to grant asylum to a pilot accused of playing a key role in an attempted coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in July 2016. The mayor 42

December 20, 2017 9:48 AM Net migration from the EU falls to its LOWEST level since 2015, new figures reveal

Net immigration from the EU plummeted to its lowest level for three years - with just 9,000 moving to the UK in three months this year, new figures reveal. Experts said the Brexit vote has prompted the sharp fall in the figures as more Europeans look to move back home. The Office for National Statistics said that from April to June this year 39,000 EU nationals 32

December 20, 2017 6:52 AM Migrants in Serbia's north brave winter to cross to EU

SID, Serbia, Dec 20 (Reuters) - Mudassir, 18, from Pakistan's city of Peshawar has tried to enter the European Union 30 times but was always caught and sent back to his starting point in Serbia. Now, he and dozens of other migrants are braving near-freezing temperatures in shrubs and fields near Sid, a northwestern Serbian town just outside European 30

December 19, 2017 8:18 PM ‘It's the GREAT Brexit BETRAYAL!' BBC audience member blasts idea of HALF Brexit

IT would be “disgraceful” to have a Brexit that would keep the UK in the European Union in all but name, a BBC audience member has said. The Brexit deal received a mix of responses, with some Brexiteer MPs arguing that Britain should leave with no deal. Leave campaigner Nigel Farage said the Brexit deal is “pathetic” and Theresa May had crossed her red lines 46

December 17, 2017 8:07 PM East Libyan commander Haftar says UN-backed govt obsolete, hints may run in elections

BENGHAZI, Libya, Dec 17 (Reuters) - Eastern Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar, whose forces control parts of the country, said on Sunday the U.N.-backed government was obsolete and he would listen to the will of the people, a firm hint he may run in elections expected next year. Haftar styles himself as a strongman capable of ending the chaos 34

December 17, 2017 11:32 AM 'This is a Day 1 decision!' Marr SLAMS Abbott for stumbling over 'basic Brexit questions'

ANDREW Marr ripped into the Shadow Home Secretary for her inability to clarify Labour's policy on how Britain's border with the EU will change following Brexit. Andrew Marr blasted Diane Abbott for appearing not to know whether EU migrants would need visas to enter Britain after Brexit. The BBC host repeatedly asked Corbyn ally what he described as "basic 37

December 13, 2017 6:02 AM Migrants to Bolton tell their stories of loss and hope in Souls Migrated

A NEW documentary explores the lives of people who left their homeland to settle in Bolton. Souls Migrated: A Story of Loss and Hope has been produced by Bolton-based Women in Neighbourhoods, which received a £10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund to share the experiences of those who moved from different parts of the world to Bolton. The short documentary was shown 37

December 10, 2017 4:55 PM EU will FUEL the rise of populism: New Czech PM warns Brussels over migrant policy

THE new Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis has warned the European Union its actions of forcing countries to take in migrants will fuel the rise of populism as it allows the influence of extremist parties to grow. Mr Babis said a Brussels diktat forcing his country to accept asylum-seekers would only fuel the rise of extremist parties. Mr Babis said: “The European 33