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EU's Tusk defends use of barbed wire against migrants
EU's Tusk defends use of barbed wire against migrants

EU president Donald Tusk defended the use of barbed-wire fences against migrants.

EU's Tusk defends use of barbed wire against migrants
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Climate change 'forcing species to move'

Warming temperatures are causing about half of the world's plants and animals to move location, with every major type of species affected.

Climate change 'forcing species to move'
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10 Macedonians fined in Astana for violating terms of stay

10 citizens of Macedonia have been fined for violating the terms of stay in Kazakhstan.

10 Macedonians fined in Astana for violating terms of stay
UN condemns 'shameful' migrant conditions in Greece
UN condemns 'shameful' migrant conditions in Greece

The United Nations warned that migrants landing in Greece were facing "shameful" conditions, with the crisis-hit country claiming it was unable to cope with the massive influx on its Aegean islands.

UN condemns 'shameful' migrant conditions in Greece
EU launches Mediterranean migrant military mission
EU launches Mediterranean migrant military mission

EU foreign ministers formally approved the launch of the first phase of a military operation to target people smugglers in the Mediterranean.

EU launches Mediterranean migrant military mission
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Kyrgyzstan fears outflow of doctors to Kazakhstan, Russia

Accession to the Eurasian Union is having a negative effect on Kyrgyzstan's healthcare system.

Kyrgyzstan fears outflow of doctors to Kazakhstan, Russia
UK's Cameron vows benefits ban to curb EU migration
UK's Cameron vows benefits ban to curb EU migration

British Prime Minister will promise to ban migrants from the European Union claiming welfare for their first four years in a drive to slash immigration.

UK's Cameron vows benefits ban to curb EU migration
Obama discusses immigration changes with Mexican president
Obama discusses immigration changes with Mexican president

The leaders of the United States and Mexico spoke to discuss President Barack Obama's executive actions to overhaul aspects of America's immigration system.

Obama discusses immigration changes with Mexican president
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Ministry of National Economy observes high outflow of qualified work force from Kazakhstan

Vice Minister of National Economy Madina Abylkassymova reported an increase of qualified work force outflow from Kazakhstan at the Migration Process Tendencies and Social Aspects roundtable meeting.

Ministry of National Economy observes high outflow of qualified work force from Kazakhstan
Details of Obama's immigration plan
Details of Obama's immigration plan

President Barack Obama takes executive action to left the threat of deportation for some five million people.

Details of Obama's immigration plan
Obama to act alone to fix 'broken' US immigration law
Obama to act alone to fix 'broken' US immigration law

US President Barack Obama will lay out a plan to fix the "broken" laws stranding millions of undocumented migrants in limbo.

Obama to act alone to fix 'broken' US immigration law
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Launch of Eurasian Economic Union may trigger growth of salaries in Kazakhstan

Should the neighboring Kyrgyzstan access the Eurasian Economic Union, the issue of migrants may emerge (…) now we are working on suggestions on how to defend the national market: Minister of Healthcare and Social Development.

Launch of Eurasian Economic Union may trigger growth of salaries in Kazakhstan
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Chinese migration to Kazakhstan - threat or myth?

Experts were divided on the question of Chinese migration to Kazakhstan at a round table discussion in Almaty.

Chinese migration to Kazakhstan - threat or myth?
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Kazakhstan Majilis ratifies migrant readmission agreement with Switzerland

Kazakhstan's Majilis has approved the draft law ratifying the agreement between Kazakhstan and Switzerland on readmission of persons residing without authorization.

Kazakhstan Majilis ratifies migrant readmission agreement with Switzerland
Obama, Central American leaders meet on child migrants
Obama, Central American leaders meet on child migrants

President Barack Obama met Friday with three Central American leaders to try to get control of an humanitarian crisis triggered by a tide of child migrants crossing the southern US border.

Obama, Central American leaders meet on child migrants
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Canada expels 20 Hungarians for human trafficking

Canada announced the extradition of 20 Hungarians convicted in what authorities described as the largest human trafficking case in Canadian history, for forcing eastern European refugee claimants into slavery.

Canada expels 20 Hungarians for human trafficking
Mediterranean migrant boat death toll rises to 30
Mediterranean migrant boat death toll rises to 30

The death toll from the latest Mediterranean migrant boat disaster rose to 30 on Sunday, as Malta said it had found 29 bodies in the vessel's hold and Italy said a Syrian baby had died.

Mediterranean migrant boat death toll rises to 30
Honduras calls for curbing crime to fight child migration
Honduras calls for curbing crime to fight child migration

Honduras called for international efforts to fight organized crime to deter minors from leaving Central America to illegally enter the United States, where rights officials warned youths can face abuse.

Honduras calls for curbing crime to fight child migration
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Brain drain worries Kazakhstan's PM Massimov

Kazakhstan’s Prime Minister Karim Massimov named brain drain as one of the main challenges to the economy of Kazakhstan.

Brain drain worries Kazakhstan's PM Massimov
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Popular destinations for in-migration in Kazakhstan

Kazakh Ministry of Labour named the regions most popular among internal migrants in Kazakhstan.

Popular destinations for in-migration in Kazakhstan