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Anti-kafala activists say the assault is "not an isolated nor singular account of unprovoked violence against a black migrant woman in Lebanon".

A newly published report presented in Britain's parliament reveals the reach of the UAE lobby and its 'clandestine' tactics.

Germany deports 'Osama bin Laden's bodyguard' to Tunisia

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Germany deports 'Osama bin Laden's bodyguard' to Tunisia

The Tunisian man was deported on Friday, more than a decade after his asylum bid was first rejected.

Saudi gym worker sacked after flexing biceps to women

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Saudi gym worker sacked after flexing biceps to women

Saudi authorities have reportedly shut down a gym after images circulated online showing an employee 'displaying his muscles' in front of women.

Nigerian woman <em>deported</em> from Israel after children imprisoned

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Nigerian woman deported from Israel after children imprisoned

Nigerian mother 'Marcy' says she entered Israel to get medical treatment for her son, which is not available in Nigeria.

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Bahrain's top Shia cleric leaves to UK for treatment

Bahrain's top Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim left Manama for treatment in London on Monday following a deterioration in his health.

Vicki Squire

Asylum processing centres would merely mask EU migration failings

Comment: So long as the testimonies of people on the move are ignored, the EU will continue to struggle with a crisis of its own making, writes ...

Nicholas Frakes

Protesters march for domestic workers' rights in Lebanon

Society: Demonstrators marched in Lebanon calling for the protection of rights for domestic workers, who face increasing abuse by employers and ...

CJ Werleman

White settler states and their war against the 'other'

Comment: On the front lines of some of today's worst human rights abuses are the three white settler colonial states; the United States, ...

Israel's deportation of African migrants 'cruel and illegal': Amnesty

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Israel's deportation of African migrants 'cruel and illegal': Amnesty

Amnesty found Eritrean and Sudanese nationals have been subjected to prolonged detention and violations of their basic human rights in Israel.

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Stranded Syria refugee applies to travel to Mars

A Syrian refugee stranded at the main airport in the Malaysian capital for more than 100 days has applied to travel to Mars after being denied ...

Iraqi flown back to Germany after 'confessing' teen's murder

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Iraqi flown back to Germany after 'confessing' teen's murder

Ali Bashar, 20 is alleged to have strangled 14-year-old Susanna Maria Feldman after raping her in the German city of Wiesbaden.

Eritrean ICE detainee commits suicide during Egypt transit

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Eritrean ICE detainee commits suicide during Egypt transit

An Eritrean man who was being deported back to the East African state has committed suicide during transit in Egypt.

Turkey suspends migrant deal with Greece as tensions flare

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Turkey suspends migrant deal with Greece as tensions flare

Greek courts on Monday released four Turkish soldiers accused of involvement in 2016 failed coup for fear they will not face a fair trial at ...

Iraq court jails French woman over IS membership

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Iraq court jails French woman over IS membership

A French woman faces life imprisonment in Iraq for travelling to join IS.

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Malaysia detains suspected 'IS-linked' militants

In the past three months, 15 suspected militants were detained by Kuala Lumpur authorities, six of whom are Malaysians.

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UN urges Saudi Arabia to halt Yemen migrant deportations

Thousands of migrants have been deported by Saudi authorities to war-torn Yemen, with the UN urging Riyadh to halt the deportations.

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Turkish man deported after 'accidentally entering Greece'

A Turkish man arrested by Greek soldiers for straying into Greece has been back deported to Turkey.

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Algeria expects influx of migrants after EU crackdown

More migrants and refugees from sub-Saharan Africa are expected to arrive in Algeria following the European Union's decision to close its doors, ...

UAE-backed forces 'rape, abuse' African migrants detained in Yemen

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UAE-backed forces 'rape, abuse' African migrants detained in Yemen

The International Organization for Migration says some 87,000 people sought to reach war-torn Yemen from the Horn of Africa by boat in 2017.

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The terminal: Syrian stranded in Malaysian airport for weeks

A Syrian man said he has been stranded at the main airport serving the Malaysian capital for over a month after being denied entry to several ...

Italy breaks Tunisian human-trafficking ring: police

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Italy breaks Tunisian human-trafficking ring: police

Italian police broke up a gang including suspects who sympathised with militants, officials said Tuesday.

Turkey deports hundreds of Afghan migrants after influx

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Turkey deports hundreds of Afghan migrants after influx

Some 227 Afghan migrants boarded a charter flight from Erzurum in northeastern Turkey back to Kabul early on Sunday morning, the Dogan news ...

France detains Belgian imam suspected of Syria fighting

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France detains Belgian imam suspected of Syria fighting

The founder of the Belgian Islamic Centre in Brussels was arrested in northern France under a warrant issued by a Parisian anti-terrorism judge, ...

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