FIFA president Gianni Infantino defended world soccer's governing body over its perceived lack of action in the case of refugee Bahraini footballer Hakeem Al Araibi, saying it had been working behind..
The Trump administration tackles the influx of migrants at the southern border with a new policy. Starting on Friday, asylum seekers will be returned to Mexico to wait for their cases to make their way..
Canada will welcome one million more immigrants by 2021 to account for its aging population. Approximately one in five Canadians is an immigrant, and in 2017, 286,000 people became permanent residents...
An 18-year-old Saudi woman's flight from what she said was an abusive family has rallied opposition to the kingdom's male guardianship system, still a major constraint on women despite the conservative..
A Saudi woman who fled her family claiming fear of her life and used social media to amplify her calls for safe haven was granted asylum to Canada on Friday, an official in Thailand said. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
To be granted asylum as an LGBT refugee in Austria, there are a number of criteria an applicant should apparently meet if they want their application to succeed. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
A US immigration judge in Chicago has granted asylum to a Singaporean blogger, saying he was persecuted for his political opinions in the Southeast Asian city-state. Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times
President Donald Trump's revamped travel ban is facing its first major legal setback, after a federal judge halted enforcement of the directive that would deny US entry to the wife and child of a.. SBS - Published
THE gay grandson of the founding member of terrorist group Hamas has been granted asylum in the US after fearing for his life from family members. Daily Telegraph - Published Also reported by •The Advertiser
ATHENS (Reuters) - A Syrian amputee swimmer, granted asylum in Greece, will be a torch-bearer for the 2016 Rio Games and is to run with the Olympic flame through a refugee camp in Athens on Tuesday. SBS - Published