Author: Peter Carlyon

Securitised Seas: Frontex Complicit In Rights Abuses

Frontex, the European Border and Coastguard Agency, is under pressure. Research by investigative journalism outlets like Bellingcat, Der Spiegel, and SeaWatch has found evidence of numerous rights abuses on Europe’s seas; coastguard ships engaging in illegal pushbacks, firing live ammunition at migrant dinghies, and ‘deporting’ migrants by forcing them into

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Danish Parliament Approves Move To Outsource Asylum Process

On June 3rd, Denmark marked the latest policy development in its increasingly hostile stance towards refugees. Passed by an overwhelming majority, the Danish Parliament amended the Danish Aliens Act to allow asylum seekers to be relocated outside of Europe while their claims are being processed. The move has prompted intense

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