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UK general election 2015

UK Labour Party leader Ed Miliband pledges tough measures on immigration, including that all NHS workers speak English - @SkyNews

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Italy

Italian PM Matteo Renzi warns thousands of Africans will continue to risk their lives trying to travel to Europe from Libya - @BBCNews

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Italy

Italian police say they have arrested 15 African Muslims who allegedly threw overboard 12 Christian men on migrant boat - @BBCBreaking

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Italy

41 migrants believed missing after inflatable boat sinks in Mediterranean, Italian media reports - @AFP

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South Africa xenophobic unrest

South African President Jacob Zuma condemns deadly wave of violence against immigrants, urges citizens to provide information on incidents to police - @ewnreporter

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Darwin, Northern Territory, AU

Report: Asylum seekers are protesting on the roof of Darwin's Wickham Point Detention Center - @ABCNews24

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Australia

Australian government says refugees held in Nauru will be resettled soon in Cambodia under new agreement - @AP

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Darwin, Northern Territory, AU

Dozens of asylum seekers involved in standoff at detention center near Darwin, Australia, charity says - @rac_sydney

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immigration

Controversial anti-immigration Dutch politician Geert Wilders to attend Dresden, Germany, PEGIDA march - @Reuters, @dpa

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Mediterranean Sea

9 dead as Italy-bound migrant boat capsizes off Libya; Italian coast guard rescues 144 people - @agenzia_ansa

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Libya

Italian and merchant ships have rescued almost 1,000 migrants 3 overcrowded skiffs near Libya and found 1 dead body, Italy's coast guard says - @Reuters

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Médecins Sans Frontières

Médecins Sans Frontières to launch Mediterranean search and rescue mission - web statement

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Norway

Norway's prime minister apologizes for discrimination against Roma population before and after WWII - @Reuters

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White House immigration reform proposals

Federal judge in Texas refuses to lift temporary hold on President Obama's immigration executive actions - @AP

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Italy

Italy rescues 1,500 migrants at sea in less than 24 hours - @Reuters

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Sicily, IT

Report: More than 300 migrants rescued by Icelandic navy ship off coast of Sicily; migrants from 13 different countries were on the distressed ship - @FRANCE24

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Syrian civil war

US admits 648 refugees from Syria's civil war, official says, expects to allow in several thousand more; UN says nearly 4 million people have been displaced by conflict - @Reuters

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Australian blocks travel for 200 suspected militants since August, immigration minister says - @BBCNewsAus

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US immigration reform debate

Court hearing set for April 17 on whether a temporary hold on President Barack Obama's immigration executive action should be lifted - @AP

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New South Wales, AU

New South Wales Police riot squad on standby at Villawood Immigration Detention Centre after disturbances cause property damage overnight - @AusNewsNetwork

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