Posts Tagged ‘immigration’

Obama ends young migrant deportations

Saturday, June 16, 2012 Comments off



Photo: EPA    

US President Barack Obama has announced an immediate end to the deportation of illegal immigrants who came to the US as children, describing the move as “the right thing to do”. Read more…

Norway:Breivik demands medal of honor for Norway massacre

Tuesday, February 7, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  Feb. 7, 2012

Anders Behring Breivik (R), 32, arrives on February 6, 2012 in court in Oslo (AFP Photo / Daniel Sannum Lauten)- RT

Anders Breivik, the Norwegian who killed 77 people last July, told a court that he deserves a medal of honor for the act, and demanded his release. Read more…

Italy:Boat stranded near Italian port, 300 migrants saved

Sunday, May 8, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News May 8,2011

ROME, May 8 (Xinhua) — A boat carrying about 300 migrants was stranded in waters off the southern Italian port of Lampedusa on Sunday and many of them were thrown overboard, but eventually all the migrants were safe, Italian media reported.

The boat seemed at first to be heading for Malta but was escorted by a Maltese patrol ship toward the Read more…

Australia:Faster processing for asylum seekers

Friday, January 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News January 07,2011.

The Federal Government says it will speed up its process to determine if asylum seekers have a valid claim for refugee status in an attempt to minimise the number of court appeals. Read more…