ISLAMABAD: Defence Minister Khawaja Asif on Friday claimed that Baloch rebel Brahamdagh Bugti holds an Afghan passport and an Indian visa, ARY New reported.
BERLIN: A Chinese tourist who tried to report a stolen wallet during a visit to Germany unwittingly signed an asylum application that got him stranded as a refugee for two weeks in the country’s burgeoning asylum bureaucracy.
ATHENS: Turkey’s ambassador urged Greece to swiftly return eight military officers who fled across the border after last week’s failed coup, warning the affair could harm bilateral relations.
ALEXANDROUPOLI, GREECE: Eight Turkish military officers who fled to Greece by helicopter after a failed coup were charged on Sunday by a prosecutor with illegal entry and violating Greek airspace, their lawyer said.
ALEXANDROUPOULI, Greece: A Turkish military helicopter landed in Greece Saturday carrying eight officers seeking asylum after a coup bid, Greek police said.
COPENHAGEN: Danish police announced they confiscated cash worth nearly 11,000 euros from migrants under a controversial law allowing authorities to seize valuables from people trying to obtain asylum in the country.
LUXEMBOURG: European Union home affairs ministers will hold emergency talks on September 14 in Brussels on the continent’s escalating migration crisis, the Luxembourg government said on Sunday.
COPENHAGEN: Denmark’s new right-wing government said on Wednesday it would slash benefits for asylum seekers to bring down the number of refugees coming to the country.
BERLIN: Chancellor Angela Merkel is set to join a Muslim community rally Tuesday to promote tolerance, condemn the jihadist attacks in Paris and send a rebuke to Germany’s growing anti-Islamic movement.
BERLIN: A German government minister said Monday Berlin aimed to set up a trauma centre for victims of a mass rape campaign by the Islamic State militant group.