An air strike has hit a detention centre for migrants in the Libyan capital, killing at least 40 people and wounding dozens more, officials with the UN-supported government said.
A man and his young daughter who drowned trying to cross into Texas have been laid to rest, a week after a heartbreaking image of their bodies floating in the Rio Grande circled the globe.
Thousands of people have donated money to cover the legal costs of a German woman arrested after the humanitarian rescue ship she captained docked in Italy in defiance of the country’s anti-migrant interior minister.
The captain of a German aid ship was arrested after the vessel docked without permission at a tiny Mediterranean island, ramming an Italian border police motorboat blocking its way.
President Donald Trump says he has suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, tweeting that the country “has agreed to take strong measures” to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States.
Seventy-four people including several children have been detained after eight small boats tried to cross the Channel.
More migrants have been picked up trying to cross the Channel this month than in December, when a “major incident” was declared.
British and French authorities are to meet in Calais's Jungle migrant camp to discuss how to care for unaccompanied children.
Scotland's population was at its highest level last year as a result of increased migration.
HUNDREDS of campaigners held a protest outside the controversial Dungavel Immigration Detention Centre, calling it "inhumane" and for it to be shut down immediately.