migrants migrants
Martin Kaste/NPR

For Local Cops In Germany, No Talk Of 'Sanctuary Cities'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/633874608/633891498" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Women grieve as the coffin of one of the 24 migrants who drowned while trying to reach Italy, is buried in Santa Maria Addolorata Cemetery on the outskirts of Valletta, Malta, on April 23, 2015. The migrants died as a smuggler's boat crammed with hundreds of people overturned off the coast of Libya. Alessandra Tarantino/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Alessandra Tarantino/AP

'I Do This For The Families': The Daunting Task Of Identifying Missing Migrants

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/625320993/626929932" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Migrants wait to disembark from the rescue ship Aquarius in the Sicilian harbor of Catania, Italy, on May 27. This past weekend the ship picked up more migrants, but was turned away from ports in Sicily and the nearby country of Malta. Now it will head for Spain instead. Guglielmo Mangiapane/Reuters hide caption

toggle caption
Guglielmo Mangiapane/Reuters

Deana Quczada of Honduras has been camping with her young children on the street in Tijuana for several days. Going back to the violence in her home country is not an option, she says. Kirk Siegler/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Kirk Siegler/NPR

The Mexican ambassador to the United States, Gerónimo Gutiérrez, speaks at a news conference at the Mexican Embassy in Washington on March 9, 2017. Aaron Bernstein/Reuters hide caption

toggle caption
Aaron Bernstein/Reuters

Mexican Ambassador To U.S. Predicts Caravan Will 'Conclude' Within Days

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/599227558/599255555" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Rasha al-Ahmad, 25, washes her hands with donated bottled water inside a tent her family put up next to the Moria refugee camp. Her 1-year-old daughter, Tamar, is next to her. "The biggest challenge is keeping myself and my children clean," she says. Joanna Kakissis for NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Joanna Kakissis for NPR

A poster with billionaire George Soros is pictured in July in Székesfehérvár, Hungary. Attila Kisbenedek/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Attila Kisbenedek/AFP/Getty Images

Hungary's Leader Proposes 'Stop Soros' Laws Against NGOs That Help Migrants

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/588218227/588218829" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

African migrants leaving an Israeli government immigration office in Bnei Brak, Israel. Posters in Arabic and Tigrinya on the wall announce Israel's "voluntary departure" policy for Sudanese and Eritrean migrants. Daniel Estrin/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Daniel Estrin/NPR

Israel Gives African Asylum-Seekers A Choice: Deportation Or Jail

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/587858424/587863899" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A crowd waits to cross the border into Colombia over the Simón Bolívar bridge in San Antonio del Táchira, Venezuela, in July 2016. Ariana Cubillos/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Ariana Cubillos/AP

Venezuela's Deepening Crisis Triggers Mass Migration Into Colombia

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/587242391/587405788" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

In Chinese Cities, Migrants' Work Is Welcome. Their Children Are Not

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/564380188/564538230" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Migrant Justice activists gather to celebrate the signing of an agreement with Ben & Jerry's that took two years to negotiate. Kathleen Masterson/Vermont Public Radio hide caption

toggle caption
Kathleen Masterson/Vermont Public Radio

Benjamin Raphael of Nigeria (left) is a salesman who had never picked up a paint brush before he found asylum in Italy. Sylvia Poggioli/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Sylvia Poggioli/NPR

Painting Their Old Life Helps Them Build A New Life In Italy

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/550164380/556701204" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Case 0435: The remains are presumed to be male and were found Feb. 9, 2012, on the Laborcitas Creek Ranch in Brooks County, Texas. They were exhumed from the Sacred Heart Cemetery in Falfurrias on May 23, 2013. All items were found in the blue backpack. Courtesy of The Texas Observer hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of The Texas Observer

In Texas, A Database Of Exhumed Objects Aims To ID Migrants Who Perished

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/506621697/508151252" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript