From April to June 2015, 52,200 non-regional migrants- migrating citizens of non-Balkan countries- were detected for illegal border crossing in the Western Balkan countries, Frontex reported in its latest Western Balkan Quarterly. The figure is a 219% increase from the previous quarter, January-March 2015. [caption id="attachment_4858"...

The EU statistical arm, Eurostat has released a rather dull press release on asylum applications with some surprising figures. Quartz then did an excellent breakdown with charts on the impact of the applications. [caption id="attachment_1875" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Panorama of Kacanik, Kosovo. Kosovars surpass the number of Syrians asking for asylum but Europe...

A population of refugees equivalent to the amount of citizens in United Kingdom were forced to flee from war, conflict and persecution in 2014, the biggest displacement of people since records started being kept, a new report from the UN refugee agency revealed. [caption id="attachment_1628" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Syrian refugees queue...

Follow the money - some of it - into the sub-economy spawned by migration Sealing its borders to immigrants costs Europe’s taxpayers billions of euro a year. Policy implementation is costly, and the public purse has opened wide for a few select contractors. The Migrants’ Files...