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Asylum Seeker Forces Plane to Land in Munich

A failed asylum seeker threatened an air stewardess with a razor blade, forcing a flight to return to Munich airport on Tuesday morning. The man, a 28-year-old originally from Kosovo, was expelled from Germany and was supposed to be flown to Hungary. He boarded the Lufthansa plane carrying 82 people from Munich to Budapest without […]

An Eritrean woman and her eight children have been trapped at Paris’s Charles de Gaulle airport for more than a week after being deported by the Norwegian government. Norway’s immigration services deported Simreth Wolbgeber and her family on March 12 to France, the European country responsible for processing their asylum claim under European Union rules. […]

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More refugees seek asylum in Germany than any other industrialized country, new figures from the United Nations show. Last year was the first time Germany has been such a focus for desperate people since the end of the Bosnian war during the 1990s. The number asking to stay in Germany jumped by 70 percent in 2013, with a […]

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The UK could confine asylum seekers in leased houses in Kenya if a proposal by Conservative Party MPs aimed at reducing illegal immigrants is approved. Unlike today when most immigrants are housed in secure locations inside Britain, this could change with immigrants shipped to ‘safe houses’ in Kenya and upkeep paid by the UK government […]

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