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Salvini’s Standoff at Sea Highlights Italy’s War on Rescue Ships

ROME — It has become a ritual under Italy’s anti-migrant government. A rescue ship packed with…

European Fears Hinder Plans to Rescue ISIS Children from Syria

BRUSSELS — Years after their parents left Belgium and France to join the Islamic State, 18…

He Gave a Bike to a Refugee Girl. 24 Years Later, She Got to Thank Him.

LONDON — Memories of a brand new bicycle — and the mystery man who gave it…

Hundreds of Migrants Stranded in Mediterranean in Standoff Over Aid Ships

More than 400 migrants and refugees afloat in the central Mediterranean were in limbo on Monday,…

In Migrant Crisis, Border Towns Become Final Destination

CIUDAD JUÁREZ, Mexico — There is a new hint of life in the dilapidated downtown of…

U.S. and Turkey Agree on Peace Corridor in Northeastern Syria

GAZIANTEP, Turkey — The United States and Turkey agreed on Wednesday to create a safe zone…

Colombia Offers Citizenship to 24,000 Children of Venezuelan Refugees

Colombia will give citizenship to more than 24,000 undocumented children of Venezuelan refugees born in the…

Ancestry Digitizes Millions of Holocaust Records

Ancestry, the genealogy and DNA testing company, has digitized millions of records of people who were…

Migrants in Germany Get Jobs and Pay Taxes, but Some Face Deportation Anyway

TETTNANG, Germany — Four years after he stepped off a train in Munich looking for asylum,…

U.N. Agency for Palestinian Refugees Faces Accusations of Misconduct

JERUSALEM — The United Nations agency responsible for the welfare of Palestinian refugees, already struggling with…

They Survived Colonization and War. But Venezuela’s Collapse Was Too Much.

PARENSTU, Colombia — They had lived off the land for hundreds of years, before Venezuela or…

The U.S. and Guatemala Reached an Asylum Deal: Here’s What It Means

MEXICO CITY — President Trump has made migration the defining issue in the relationship between his…

About 150 Migrants Drown in Shipwreck Off Libya

ROME — About 150 migrants seeking to reach Europe drowned in a shipwreck off the coast…

A Global Feast in an Unlikely Spot: Lancaster, Pa.

LANCASTER, Pa. — Lancaster Central Market, a patchwork of stalls neatly encased in a Romanesque-style downtown…

16,000 Readers Shared Their Experiences of Being Told to ‘Go Back.’ Here Are Some of Their Stories.

go back July 19, 2019 “Go back to where you came from.” These seven words are…