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First coronavirus cases reported at refugee camps in northern France

First coronavirus cases reported at refugee camps in northern France The first cases of coronavirus have been reported in refugee camps in northern France, according to an aid worker.

Horror for refugees as conditions make coronavirus more deadly

Horror for refugees as conditions make coronavirus more deadly In Greece overcrowded refugee camps on islands in the Aegean sea have been put on lockdown.

Lesvos—a hellhole for refugees created by racism

Lesvos—a hellhole for refugees created by racism Some 20,000 refugees are trapped in the tiny Moria camp on the Greek island of Lesvos. Nick Clark spoke to some of those in the camp about the reality of life there—and to anti-racist activists about how they have organised solidarity. Photographs by Guy Smallman

Fascists and racist state attack refugees in Lesvos

Fascists and racist state attack refugees in Lesvos As the European Union (EU) encourages police violence against migrants at Greece’s border with Turkey, Nazis are targeting refugees on the island of Lesvos.

Lesvos refugee crisis—regimes collude to enforce borders

Lesvos refugee crisis—regimes collude to enforce borders The recent spike in attempts to enter Greece comes after the breakdown of a deal between the European Union (EU) and Turkey meant to stop refugees coming to Europe.

‘Bring in all the refugees —give them asylum now’

‘Bring in all the refugees —give them asylum now’ As European border forces prepare to beat back thousands of refugees, the call needs to go out to let them in.

‘Campaign in every way we know how’ for safety of child refugees, says Alf Dubs

28 January 2020
Labour peer Alf Dubs has urged campaigners to “use every means possible to keep up pressure” after Tory MPs voted to dump protections for child refugees

Protest for child refugees

21 January 2020
Protesters from charity Safe Passage and Stand Up To Racism held a demonstration in central London on Monday in defence of child refugees’ rights.

New racist Tory rules will murder refugee children

14 January 2020
A vicious Tory attack could kill more child refugees as they try to make it to safety in Britain

Child dies in the European Union’s border crackdown

18 November 2019
The European Union’s (EU) border policy has caused the death of a nine month old baby in one of Greece’s vast, overcrowded refugee camps.

New migrant death exposes cruelty of Britain’s border

05 November 2019
A Nigerian refugee in Calais, France, has died of smoke inhalation

Avenge their deaths

29 October 2019
We have to make the Tories pay for the thousands of people who have been killed by their rule.

Families left in torment after Essex lorry deaths

29 October 2019
Vietnamese families fear that their relatives were among the 39 refugees who died in a ­refrigerated truck in Essex last week.

‘I could’ve been one of the 39 who died’—refugees speak out over lorry deaths

25 October 2019
The horrific deaths of 39 people found in the back of a lorry in Essex brought back terrible memories for many refugees.

Refugees condemn system that led to deaths of 39 people

24 October 2019
'When you have no options, you do whatever you need to do,"

Tories have blood on their hands of the 39 people found dead in Essex lorry

23 October 2019
The bodies of 39 people were found dead in the back of a lorry on an Essex industrial estate in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Stand Up To Racism conference unites struggles for the urgent battles ahead

19 October 2019
A major conference debated how to fight racism as the prospect of a general election campaign against Boris Johnson looms.

Turkish socialists condemn invasion of Syria and attacks on refugees

10 October 2019
The Revolutionary Socialist Workers Party (Dsip) in Turkey calls for peace and support for refugees

Repression against migrants across the EU

01 October 2019
A deadly crackdown on refugees is spreading across Europe.

Cops ramp up brutal refugee crackdown

17 September 2019
Refugees in northern France are facing a brutal border clampdown by British and French authorities.

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