Chris Tomlinson

Chris Tomlinson

Articles by Chris Tomlinson

Italian Coastguard Blocks German Migrant Taxi NGO in Sicily

The Italian coastguard detained the German migrant taxi NGO Sea-Eye on Friday after the NGO had dropped off 415 migrants in the Sicilian port of Pozzallo. The coastguard announced the blocking of the NGO’s vessel, the Sea-Eye 4, on Saturday

Men wait to disembark from the Italian Coast Guard vessel "Dattilo" following a rescue operation of migrants and refugees at sea, on February 1, 2016 in the port of Messina, Sicily. Over 10,000 unaccompanied migrant children have disappeared in Europe, the EU police agency Europol said yesterday, fearing many have …

Danish Parliament Votes for Overseas Asylum Reception Proposal

A majority of politicians in the Danish parliament have voted for a proposal that could see Danish asylum claims processed in countries overseas by creating asylum reception centres abroad. The new proposal will make it legal for the Danish government

Denmark's Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen reacts with a thumb up as she stands on a boat with wind turbines of the Middelgrunden offshore wind farm in the background, in Oeresund between Denmark and Sweden, outside Copenhagen, on April 22, 2021. - During this trip HOFOR (Greater Copenhagen Utility), who's aim …

Italian Virologist Warns of Fourth Wave of Coronavirus

Italian virologist Fabrizio Pregliasco has warned that Italy could face a potential fourth wave of coronavirus infections due to the number of outstanding cases, which could threaten those who are not vaccinated.

TOPSHOT - Streets are almost emty in front of the Ancient Colosseum in central Rome, on March 15, 2021, as three-quarters of Italians entered a strict lockdown with the government implementing restrictive measures to fight the rise of Covid-19 infections. (Photo by Andreas SOLARO / AFP) (Photo by ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP …