Friday, March 22, 2019

MixedTimes - Chris Tomlinson

NGO Migrant Ferry Finds No Migrants After Three-Week Search

NGO Migrant Ferry Finds No Migrants After Three-Week Search

Sea-Eye, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) which ferried migrants to Europe, has claimed that despite a three-week search off the coast of Libya, they were unable to find a single migrant to "rescue" before returning to port in Mallorca.

Denmark Refuses to Rule Out Deporting Somalis by Force

Denmark Refuses to Rule Out Deporting Somalis by Force

The Danish government has refused to rule out forced deportations of Somalians without the right to stay in the country, although Prime MinisterLars Løkke Rasmussen has said he would rather they left voluntarily.

France: Anti-Semitic Incidents Up 73 Percent in 2018

France: Anti-Semitic Incidents Up 73 Percent in 2018

France saw a 73 percent rise in the number of anti-Semitic incidents in 2018, according to figures released by the Interior Ministry, with some blaming social media for the increase.

'Predominantly Migrant' Gang Attack Germans at Train Station

'Predominantly Migrant' Gang Attack Germans at Train Station

A gang of between 20 to 30 young men, describedby police as being "predominantly migrants," attackedlocal Germans as well as employees at the train station in the city ofGelsenkirchen over the weekend.

Rape Reports in Sweden up 33 Percent in Last Decade

Rape Reports in Sweden up 33 Percent in Last Decade

The number of reported rape cases has increased by 33 percent over the last ten years, according to theSwedish National Council for Crime Prevention (Brå), with cases up eight percent over the last year alone.

Physical and Sexual Violence Soared in France in 2017

Physical and Sexual Violence Soared in France in 2017

A report released by the French National Observatory of Delinquency and Criminal Responses (ONDRP) has said that in 2017, France saw a huge increase in both sexual and violent crime.

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