Refugees

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
 A photograph taken by the Icelandic coastguard of the Ezadeen. (Photo: AFP/Getty Images)
A ship carrying over 450 migrants, most believed to be Syrian refugees, was rescued by Italian vessels from the Mediterranean Sea on Friday after it was abandoned by its crew in rough waters, set on a collision course for the Italian coast. The incident marks the second time in just four days that a vessel loaded with migrants and refugees has...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
No longer safe from conflict in the very place they'd sought refuge, an...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The number of official Syrian refugees has passed three million, tripling in a...