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Greece-Macedonia Border Becomes Battleground As Migrants Forcibly Halted

The Greece-Macedonia border is holding back an increasing flood tide of stalled migrants as authorities on both sides of the frontier try to stem the human flow travelling overland through Greece. Greek authorities estimate almost 2,000 migrants have crossed into Macedonia from Greece,

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Hungary’s Viktor Orban: Islam Is ‘Rulebook Of Another World’

Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban has defended his tough stance against Middle East immigrants by saying that Islam, the religion of the overwhelming number of people now entering Europe, is the “rulebook of another world” that has “never been part of Europe”.

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Afghan Migrant Shot Dead Trying To Enter Bulgaria

SOFIA, Bulgaria – A man travelling with a large group of refugees from Afghanistan was shot by a border police officer near the south-eastern Bulgarian town of Sredets late on Thursday and died on his way to the hospital, a

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Migrant Hit By Freight Train Found Dead Near Channel Tunnel

LILLE, France – A migrant was killed during the night of Thursday to Friday after being hit by a freight train on the site of the Channel Tunnel near Calais, firefighters said, taking the death toll there among people trying

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Fashion Photographer Under Fire for ‘Migrant Chic’ Photo Shoot

In France, Succès de scandale loosely translates to “no press is bad press.” French fashion line Haute couture has seized upon Europe’s migrant crisis to sling trendy new digs, and the backlash is grabbing international headlines.

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Nordic States Turn On Each Other Over EU Migrant Invasion

The migrant invasion now convulsing Europe is forcing Nordic nations to turn on each other as they struggle to stem a human tide that shows no sign of slowing.  Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg said in Copenhagen on Saturday said