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German policemen check a 16 year-old boy from Eritrea after finding him under a train trailer at the train station in the southern German city of Raubling on August 24, 2017 during a search for illegal migrants on the German-Austrian border. / AFP PHOTO / Guenter SCHIFFMANN (Photo credit should …

Germany Records Steep Rise In Migrants Smuggled In Freight Trains

The German region of Baden-Wüttemburg has seen a dramatic increase in the number of asylum seekers smuggling themselves into the country on freight trains and has vowed stricter border controls as a result. The federal police, who are responsible for

Italy lowers confirmed death toll to 38 in Genoa collapse

Italy Revises Bridge Disaster Death Toll Down to 38

GENOA, Italy (AP) – The death toll from the collapse of a highway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa that is already confirmed to have claimed at least 38 lives will certainly rise, a senior official said Thursday. “Unfortunately,

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Italy’s Salvini to Fund Pro-Family Policy with Tax on Migrants

Matteo Salvini’s populist League (La Lega) has promised a comprehensive new pro-family government policy including child care and other policies to encourage Italians to have more children, with the plan being partially funded by a tax on migrants sending cash overseas.