How Italy’s Migrant ‘Hotspots’ Undermine the Right to Seek Asylum
‘Even if I died in the sea it is better than this’: How Italy’s migrant ‘hotspots’ undermine the right to seek asylum. Dispatch from Sicily.
June 12, 2016
Inside The Hungarian Court Prosecuting Migrants
Inside the Hungarian court where refugees are being prosecuted. My report for VICE News from Szeged, in Southern Hungary, on the impact of the government’s new, punitive, border regime.
October 1, 2015
Revealed: Refugees Sentenced to Expulsion are Languishing in Hungarian Detention Centres
Refugees sentenced to expulsion are languishing in Hungarian detention centres. My exclusive for Balkan Insight on the plight of the refugees prosecuted by Hungarian courts.
October 1, 2015
Refugees Find New Struggles Upon Reaching Austria
I spent the weekend with refugees stuck in Spielfeld, Southern Austria, one of the latest frontiers in Europe’s deepening border crisis. Published at Muftah Magazine.
October 27, 2015
Border Closures Leave Refugees Stranded in the Balkans
Last week Hungary closed its border with Croatia. I spoke to refugees in Šentilj, on the Slovenian/Austrian border about the terrible few days that followed. Published at Muftah Magzine.
October 24, 2015
Kosovars Lose Hope in German Repatriation Camps
Refugees or economic migrants? I reported from a German repatriation centre in Bavaria where people from the Balkans are being sent home as part of new clamp-down on the right to migrate. Published by Balkan Insight.
August 28, 2015
"Asylum Dumping" in Rural Slovakia
Racism, boredom and families pulled apart. My report from Gabcikovo, in Slovakia on a controversial practice Amnesty International has called “asylum dumping”. Published at Al Jazeera.
October 19, 2015
Chaos in Calais
A “Reporter’s Notebook” segment I did for BBC Radio on the refugees at Britain’s border. Written and filed from Calais and broadcast on August 1st 2015. Listen on Soundcloud here.
July 29, 2015
"Death to Arab" Marches Sweep Through Israel
During the 2014 war in Gaza, “Death to Arabs” marches swept across Israel. Why is racism engulfing the country? Read my report for VICE here
August 1, 2014
What Happens to Your Town Once A Far-Right Party Comes to Power?
The far right are taking over towns in France. I travelled round the country to find out what’s happening. Read my piece in the New Statesman here.
May 27, 2014