Rumours and confusion are growing as European leaders show little will to manage the thousands of desperate people fleeing bitter, deadly conflict.
What are Turkish journalists doing? About two to four years' hard labour.
The abandoned Berlin Tempelhof airport, famous for its use during the Berlin airlift in 1948, was earmarked to house up to 1?200 refugees.
The tabloid's explicit use of a drowned boy underscores its baffling welcome to the refugees.
EU Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker has unveiled a plan for sharing refugees among the bloc to ease the burden on border states.
Aylan’s father, Abdullah, said he hoped the death of his family would encourage Arab states to help Syrian refugees.
Thousands of exhausted migrants received a hero's welcome Sunday as they streamed into Western Europe.
Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris has offered to buy an island off Greece or Italy and develop it to help refugees from Syria and other conflicts.
European countries are turning on one another as growing border chaos tests the limits of diplomacy.
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has warned that the wave of migrants are mostly Muslim and threaten to undermine Europe's Christian roots.
About 2 500 Burundians are fleeing into Tanzania every week, overwhelming aid agencies who say refugee facilities had now reached "breaking point".
The challenge is huge but there are some things that could ease the tragic situation.
The only reason people get onto boats, with the high risk of drowning, is that they have no hope.
Staff at an immigration camp on Nauru claim the Australian government was aware of the alleged sexual abuse of women and children asylum seekers.
According to activist asylumseekers this is just another technique Israel is using to make their lives miserable and force people to leave.
Prime Minister Tony Abbot is in a fearful strop over the report, saying he's 'sick and tired of being lectured'.
Acting judge slams inept home affairs officials for 'deplorable' way in which they dealt with asylum application.
Amnesty International has said that Nigeria's senior military officers received information of a Boko Haram offensive but failed to take action.
Countries in the region should offer asylum to refugees who are fleeing the repressive state and dying at alarming rates in the Mediterranean Sea.