Migrant children trying to reach Europe via the dangerous Mediterranean sea routes face deadly risks upon reaching their destination. Some of the migrants suffer beatings, forced labour and sexual exploitation, with sub-Saharan African children facing the highest risks.
Europe’s migrant crisis
73,335 migrants who braved the deadly Mediterranean route have arrived Europe so far, in 2017. Italy, Greece & Bulgaria are the top three welcoming European countries.
Queen announce European tour dates
Queen announce they will perform 25 shows in the UK, Ireland and mainland Europe, with former American Idol star Adam Lambert on lead vocals.
Meningitis outbreak - FG orders 800,000 vaccine doses from Europe
Meningitis outbreak - FG orders 800,000 vaccine doses from Europe.
Germany vs. Turkey; Steinmeier and Erdogan trade barbs
Germany's Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan trade barbs over attempts by Turkish officials to drum up support among the Turkish diaspora in Europe for an April referendum on boosting Erdogan's powers.
Libya: 74 dead refugees wash ashore in Zawiya
The bodies of 74 refugees trying to cross the Mediterranean to Europe have washed up on the coast of western Libya. Aid agencies believe smugglers may have abandoned them at sea.
Libyan officials arrest over 100 African migrants
Libyan authorities intercepted over 100 African migrants at sea on Sunday during an attempt to cross the Mediterranean to Europe.
Merkel, responding to Trump, says Europe's fate is in its own hands
After Trump's remarks Merkel says Europe's fate is in its own hands while economists fear end of free trade.