- EU doubles emergency aid to nations dealing with migrants Updated: Apr-24-15 11:10 am
BRUSSELS - The European Union has doubled the emergency aid to frontline member states Italy, Greece and Malta which have to deal with the massive influx of migrants coming across the Mediterranean to 50 million euros ($54 million) a year.
- EU leaders commit ships, aid to address migrant crisis Updated: Apr-23-15 7:08 pm
BRUSSELS - Late to the rescue, European leaders came through Thursday with pledges of big ships, aircraft and a tripling in funds to save lives in the Mediterranean after the deaths at sea of more than 1,300 migrants over the past three weeks, and agreed to lay the groundwork for military action against traffickers.
- The Latest: UN rights chief wants new EU line on migration Updated: Apr-20-15 11:14 am
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- The Latest: Migrant survivor says 950 aboard capsized boat Updated: Apr-19-15 4:27 pm
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