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Migrant Crisis

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    At Least 22 Dead After More Shipwrecks Near GreeceNearly 50 migrants have died in the past three days. 
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    Austria Is Now Building a Fence to Help Deal With Migrant CrisisOfficials say it’s not to stop people from crossing, but to help reduce some of the chaos at the borders. 
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    Slovenia Is the Latest Migrant-Crisis ZoneSince Saturday, nearly 20,000 people have crossed into Slovenia from Croatia. 
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    Refugees Diverted After Hungary Closes Border with CroatiaOrban doubles down on opposition to Muslim migrants, says Islam “never part of Europe.”
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    Russia Continues to Frustrate Everyone (Except Assad) in SyriaVladimir Putin seems determined to make everything much more complicated in the Middle East.
  6. EU Starts Anti-Smuggling Ops in Mediterranean“Operation Sophia” launches today. 
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    Record-Breaking Number of Migrants Travel to EUAnd nearly 3,000 more have died trying.
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    The U.S. Will Accept More Refugees, But That Won’t Help Many SyriansFor most people displaced by the Syrian civil war, America’s response is too little, too late.
  9. With Some Opposition, European Leaders Establish Refugee QuotasOver the opposition of Hungary and three other Eastern European countries.
  10. Croatia Overwhelmed by Thousands of MigrantsThe European Union’s muddled response to the crisis is now on full display.
  11. Police and Migrants Clash As Hungary Cracks Down on Border CrossingsHungary has arrested more than 500 people for attempting to get past its fence. 
  12. 109-Mile-Long Border Fence Leaves Refugees Stranded Outside EUHungary plans to make the fence even longer. 
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    Germany to Close Its Borders to MigrantsOverwhelmed with tens of thousands of new arrivals, the country has invoked emergency powers to stem the tide.
  14. United States Will Accept 10,000 Syrian RefugeesAfter Kerry said Wednesday that the U.S. would increase the total number of refugees to 75,000.
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    John Kerry Heads to Capitol Hill to Talk About the Migrant Crisis The White House says it is considering a “range of approaches” when it comes to refugees from Syria. 
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    Germany Willing to Welcome 500,000 Refugees Annually for the Next Few YearsMeanwhile, plenty of countries are still hesitant to invite any migrants in. 
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    Thousands More Migrants Reach GermanyAnd with German officials worrying about resources and space, Austria says it will soon reinstitute restrictions on further migration.
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    Thousands of Migrants Allowed Into Austria and GermanyThis weekend, at least 10,000 desperate refugees are expected to cross the Hungarian border into Western Europe.
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    Europe Remains Conflicted About How to Fix the Migrant CrisisMeanwhile, thousands of migrants wait, wondering whether they will even reach safety.
  20. Migrants Protest Outside Hungarian Train StationJust one more volatile front.
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    Suffocated Migrants Were Victims of International Smuggling SyndicateFour low-level operatives have been arrested following the discovery of 71 asphyxiated migrants in a European truck. 
  22. Up to 200 Feared Dead After Migrant Ship SinksThere were around 400 people on the ship — another ship that capsized earlier on Thursday was carrying 100. 
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    Truck Full of Decomposing Bodies Found Abandoned on Side of Austrian HighwayThe truck’s occupants are believed to be migrants escaping to Europe.