Italy: three migrants arrested in teen’s death, fuels Salvini’s anti-immigrant message

Of course it does! From the BBC: Desirée Mariottini killing: Migrants held in Italy over girl’s death     Three migrants from Senegal and Nigeria have been arrested by police investigating the rape and killing of a girl whose death has been seized upon by the populist right. The body of Desirée Mariottini, 16, was […]

Malta takes another 44 migrants from ship Italy refused

But, there is something you, Americans, need to know about Malta. Before giving Malta ‘high-fives’ for humanitarian zeal, consider this: The European island nation has been sending its excess migrants to the US ever since the George W. Bush administration in what is a possibly illegal maneuver by our US State Department. Malta is a […]

Maine: Dunkin’ Donuts apologizes for banning Somali social justice activist from store after altercation

This is a classic case about how change happens! Businesses, eager to prostrate themselves out of fear once confronted by an angry demanding refugee like Hamdia Ahmed, quickly make news by backing down when activists for Muslim immigrant rights cause a stir.  The message to the public: be silent. Even as it is clear, when you […]

Italy’s Salvini calls France an “international disgrace” over border incident

Invasion of Europe news…. Italian Interior Minister says that last Friday French police drove across the Italian border and deposited two (believed to be African) migrants in a rural forested area. The headline at the UK Express blares: France is an ’international DISGRACE!’ Salvini furious over migrant dumping incident   ITALY’S right-wing Deputy Premier and […]

Two weeks in to the fiscal year, Maryland moves to the top of the list for the most refugees resettled

I had told myself that I was going to be more diligent in checking data this year as refugees were being placed by the Trump Administration. The first arrivals were reported here four days ago. So, when I checked just now I was surprised to see that Maryland, which usually comes in in the middle […]

We are still taking ‘refugees’ from safe countries

Every so often I check out the Processing Country data at the Refugee Processing Center (Wrapsnet) maintained by the US State Department. More frequently I report to you about the nationalities entering the US, but processing country data is very different. From processing country data, we learn in which countries supposed ‘refugees’ are processed in […]

Italy and Austria continue to stand up for their people in European migration crisis

Invasion of Europe news…. There is exciting news daily coming from Europe where leaders with backbones are emerging to try to stem the tide of migrants from the Middle East and Africa flooding the continent. First in Italy, Interior Minister Matteo Salvini is pushing back against France and Germany who want to send migrants back […]

First FY19 refugees arrive, mostly Africans distributed to 12 states

Update October 11th:  35 more came since yesterday. 21 of those were from the DR Congo. Total 108 refugees since October 1. We told you yesterday that President Trump signed the Memorandum (the Presidential Determination) capping refugee admissions for FY19 which began on October 1 at 30,000. A total of 73 were admitted yesterday in […]

DR Congo tops the list for highest number of refugees resettled in US in FY18

I’ve previously reported that the African country, DR Congo, holds the distinction of being the country sending (at present) the highest number of refugees to US towns and cities.     Filling Obama’s promise….. And, I told you that Obama’s State Department promised the United Nations that the US would take 50,000 in total over […]

Kansas City Somali family of nine wants Trump to let Dad in to US

Leave it to the refugee industry’s public relations apparatus to get a story planted in the Kansas City Star just as Donald Trump arrived in the state next door for a rally for Kansas Republican candidates including gubernatorial candidate, a leading immigration control advocate, Kris Kobach.  One story is here. (This Somali family lives in […]