Migration Crisis

About Migration Crisis

The Huffington Post UK's coverage of the European migration crisis, which is seeing hundreds of thousands of people trying to leave the Middle East and North Africa. Many are fleeing conflict and violence, especially from Syria after four years of devastating civil war. Others come from countries including Eritrea, Afghanistan and Nigeria, in the biggest movement of people in Europe since the Second World War. Coverage includes news on political responses to the crisis, the humanitarian issues for the refugees, border controls around Europe and problems at Calais as people try to reach Britain from France.