Hungary: Migrants Abused at the Border

(Budapest) – Migrants at Hungary’s border are being summarily forced back to Serbia, in some cases with cruel and violent treatment, without consideration of their claims for protection, Human Rights Watch said today.

Hassan films his perilous boat journey

Hassan and a group of refugees embark on a dinghy crossing from Turkey to Greece, but as water fills the boat, it becomes clear the life-threatening situation they are in.

Yusuf / Cat Stevens Launches a Campaign for Child Refugees

Legendary singer/songwriter Yusuf / Cat Stevens has launched a campaign to help child refugees in Europe with a charity gig on 14th June at London’s Central Hall, Westminster, and the release of a unique single, He Was Alone.

UNHCR Concerned About Conditions of Evacuees From Idomeni

At a briefing in Geneva on Friday, UNHCR spokeswoman Melissa Fleming called on Greek authorities, with financial support from the European Union, to find "better alternatives quickly" for some of those moved out from Idomeni, which is near the Macedonian border.

Snakes issue at "Vinojug" transit camps

NGO Legis have already reacted to this problem and they say that precautions are being made to prevent problems. TV Nova talked to Tara Petkovska who is a volunteer in Legis and says that preparations have already started by clearing the terrain from grass around the refugee camp in Gevgelija.