July 2019

Numerous refugees are saved by a boat of an aid organisation just off the Libyan coast while attempting to cross over to Italy in the Mediterranean. Photo: Laurin Schmid/SOS Mediterranee/dpa
Numerous refugees are saved by a boat of […]

130 migrants forced to remain on docked Italian coastguard vessel

Italy will not allow rescued refugees from the Mediterranean Sea to enter its shores until the European Union clarifies which countries are willing to take them in.
Britain's PM Boris Johnson (L), accompanied by CEO of Transport for the North, Barry White (R) and Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry (C), leaves the site of an under-construction tramline in Stretford, greater Manchester, northwest England on July 27, 2019. Photo: Ben Stansall / AFP
Britain's PM Boris Johnson (L), accompan […]

Who blinks first? Boris Johnson’s risky Brexit bet

Britain's incoming prime minister Boris Johnson has bet big on a risky Brexit strategy that he hopes will take the UK out of the EU on favourable terms