In 1938, concerned nations got together to discuss the problem
More than a quarter million migrants have reached the Greek islands by boat so far this year on their way to claim asylum in Western Europe
But the U.S. resettlement process for refugees can take years of waiting time
A night aboard a Greek coast guard vessel which rescues up to ten boats on a patrol
Even as Europe wrestles over how to absorb the migrant tide, experts warn that the flood is likely to get worse as climate change becomes a driving factor.
More than 4 million Syrians have fled their country's ongoing civil war
British former foreign secretary says European leaders have been 'short sighted'
Germany and France are calling for Europe-wide migrant quotas
Between 120,000-160,000 refugees are to be relocated among E.U. countries
Britain says it will take a further 4,000 refugees
Just 1,500 resettled since civil war broke out in 2011
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The sudden increase in refugees and migrants is partly explained by the natural momentum of mass migration – but it has also been caused by German Chancellor...
His parents are still alive
A picture of 3-year-old Alyan Kurdi's body was seen around the world
But services to Western Europe are canceled pending the outcome of parliamentary discussions
Three Americans and a British man subdued armed gunman Ayoub El-Khazzani on a high-speed train between Amsterdam and Paris on Aug. 21, another reminder of...
A global migrant crisis finally strikes the continent
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These destinations include medieval churches, cobblestoned streets and endless olive groves