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Hunger Striking Illegal Immigrants in Belgium in Critical Condition

Eighty asylum-seekers in Brussels are nearing death after going for eighty days without food. The hunger strikers are protesting the government’s refusal to...

More foreigners granted asylum in 2007

Some 2,122 requests for asylum were approved in Belgium in 2007 - an increase from the previous year. Despite this, there were fewer requests...

France wants African help to fight illegal immigration

France wants to clinch agreements on curbing immigration with some 20 African countries by the end of 2009, Immigration Minister Brice Hortefeux said Wednesday....