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UK police say three boys among 39 Vietnamese truck victims

UK police say three boys among 39 Vietnamese truck victims

British police released the names of the 39 Vietnamese victims, including three boys, found dead in the back of a truck near London last month and said consultations had begun with Hanoi over repatriation of the bodies.

Police remove more than 1,600 migrants from Paris tent camps

Police remove more than 1,600 migrants from Paris tent camps

Paris police cleared two migrant camps in northern Paris and the inner suburb of Saint Denis on Thursday morning.

Police find 41 migrants alive in truck in northern Greece

Police find 41 migrants alive in truck in northern Greece

Greek police found 41 migrants, mostly Afghans, hiding in a refrigerated truck at a motorway in northern Greece on Monday, officials said.

Vietnam arrests eight over UK truck deaths

Vietnam arrests eight over UK truck deaths

Vietnam has arrested eight more people in connection with the deaths of 39 people found in a truck in Britain who are believed to be Vietnamese, police said Monday.

88 migrants disembark in Italy from rescue boat

88 migrants disembark in Italy from rescue boat

The Alan Kurdi, a boat run by the German charity Sea-Eye, docked Sunday at the Italian port of Taranto, allowing 88 migrants it rescued more than a week ago to disembark.

Vietnam arrests two in UK truck death investigation

Vietnam arrests two in UK truck death investigation

Vietnam police have arrested two people for trafficking in connection with the death of 39 migrants whose bodies were found in a truck in Britain, many of them feared to be Vietnamese.

Italy to renew deal with Libya to block migrants

Italy to renew deal with Libya to block migrants

Italy has renewed a controversial agreement signed in 2017 with Libyan coastguard to block illegal migrants trying to leave from the North African country's coast, the government has said.

Police hunt for brothers from Northern Ireland over truck deaths

Police hunt for brothers from Northern Ireland over truck deaths

British police were hunting on Tuesday for two brothers from Northern Ireland whom they described as "crucial" to an investigation into the deaths of 39 people

NGO ship 'in limbo' for 10 days seeks disembarkation for 104 migrants

NGO ship 'in limbo' for 10 days seeks disembarkation for 104 migrants

A rescue ship which has been at sea for 10 days with 104 migrants should urgently be allowed to disembark them, the two charities running the vessel said on Monday.

UK police ask Vietnamese community for help on 39 truck dead

UK police ask Vietnamese community for help on 39 truck dead

British police want help from the Vietnamese community in Britain and abroad to identify the 39 people found dead in the back of a refrigerated truck

Migrant rescue ship 'threatened' by Libya coastguards

Migrant rescue ship 'threatened' by Libya coastguards

German NGO Sea-Eye said one of its vessels was threatened on Saturday by Libyan coast guards who fired warning shots as it rescued 90 migrants from a lifeboat.

Greek villagers stone migrant buses

Greek villagers stone migrant buses

The International Organization for Migration voiced concern Thursday following an attack in northern Greece on migrant buses carrying 380 people in what the agency said was an isolated incident.