Europe

France confirms over 8,200 COVID cases in past 24 hours

France confirms over 8,200 COVID cases in past 24 hours

Country’s confirmed cases now total over 7.77 million while death toll exceeds 119,000

Diary.
Current events in Turkey and the world, leaders’ schedules and international events will be on the Diary page
Up to 2,000 migrants, refugees at Belarusian-Polish border, says UN
29.11.2021

Up to 2,000 migrants, refugees at Belarusian-Polish border, says UN

International Organization for Migration says estimated 7,000 migrants, refugees in Belarus, and most do not want to go home

Luxembourg's foreign minister calls for unified European migration policy
29.11.2021

Luxembourg's foreign minister calls for unified European migration policy

Without 'legal migration,' Europe would only remain 'this terrible Australian model' of taking 'illegal immigrants' to a distant island, Asselborn warns

Mediterranean states gather in Barcelona to boost regional integration
29.11.2021

Mediterranean states gather in Barcelona to boost regional integration

Record number of ministers discussing issues like climate crisis, migration, COVID-19 at Union for the Mediterranean forum

Dutch police arrest couple on plane for Spain as they flee COVID-19 quarantine hotel
29.11.2021

Dutch police arrest couple on plane for Spain as they flee COVID-19 quarantine hotel

Spanish, Portuguese nationals arrested onboard plane to Spain

Swiss voters reject referendum to remove some COVID restrictions
29.11.2021

Swiss voters reject referendum to remove some COVID restrictions

62% oppose moves to scrap regulations to combat pandemic, including vaccination pass