Aylan Kurdi - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Aylan Kurdi


EU chief sees first consensus on migrant crisis

Mar 05, 2016 - 11:15 AM

New official figures show that a record 1 2 million asylum seekers arrived in the EU in 2015 – more than double the figure from the year before

CONSENSUS? Migrants and refugees from Pakistan who arrived at the Greek island of Lesvos, wait at the port of Mytilini, Lesvos island, March 2, 2016. File photo by Panagiotis Balaskas/EPA

Turkey finds drowned bodies of 21 migrants, including children

Jan 05, 2016 - 8:43 PM

The migrants were reportedly seeking to reach the Greek island of Lesbos before dawn aboard a rubber boat but it capsized in bad weather and high seas

MIGRANT CRISIS. 21 migrants were hoping to seek refuge in Greece, among them was a 6-month old pregnant woman.

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Dec 11, 2015 - 2:41 PM

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Kartun Aylan Kurdi di Charlie Hebdo tuai kontroversi

Sep 16, 2015 - 6:49 PM

Majalah satir asal Perancis Charlie Hebdo kembali menuai kontroversi

SATIR. Charlie Hebdo kembali merilis kartun satir. Kali ini menyinggung tentang pengungsi Suriah berusia 3 tahun yang hanyut ke pantai di Turki.

Turn away refugees? Tell it to their faces

Sep 15, 2015 - 10:53 PM

I can’t even think straight when I skip a meal and know so well the joy of a bed at the end of a day That I can fathom Closing borders and giving refugees a chilling reception I cannot

EXODUS. Migrants wait to board a train to Germany at the Keleti Railway Station in Budapest, Hungary, September 1, 2015. Zoltan Balogh/EPA

Tagle on refugees: Don’t play blind, deaf, mute

Sep 12, 2015 - 10:15 AM

Filipinos should ‘return the favor’ because other countries also welcome migrant workers from the Philippines another bishop says

WAKE-UP CALL. Images of 3-year-old Aylan Kurdi, a toddler who died along with other refugees, stir emotions around the world. Photo courtesy of EPA

Bergulir petisi minta Uni Eropa, PBB lindungi pengungsi Suriah

Sep 09, 2015 - 10:45 AM

Aylan menjadi simbol dari penderitaan pengungsi Suriah Kita harus menolong agar tak ada lagi yang menjadi seperti Aylan berikutnya

REKONSTRUKSI. Warga Moroko menirukan posisi balita Suriah, Aylan Kurdi, yang terdampar di sebuah pantai di Turki saat mencoba mencari suaka. Foto oleh EPA

Lima fakta Aylan Kurdi, anak yang membuat dunia menangis

Sep 06, 2015 - 4:49 PM

Dari negara tujuan hingga bagaimana ia menjadi inspirasi bagi para seniman

TENGGELAM. Seorang polisi Turki membawa tubuh anak imigran asal Suriah di pantai di Bodrum, daerah selatan Turki, pada 2 September 2015. Perahu yang ditumpangi anak ini tenggelam dalam perjalanan menuju ke Pulau Kos, Yunani. Foto oleh Dogan News Agency/AFP

Europe tracks army of 30,000 migrant smugglers

Sep 06, 2015 - 10:48 AM

Officials say the deadly business that may be worth billions of dollars is preying on the sheer desperation of growing numbers of people fleeing war and poverty in places

Migrants are found by police officers inside the trunk of a human trafficker's car on the M5 motorway in Szatymaz, 157 kms southeast from Budapest, Hungary, 03 September 2015. ZOLTAN GERGELY/EPA

FOTO: Selamat jalan Aylan Kurdi

Sep 05, 2015 - 2:05 PM

Dukamu adalah dukaku Aylan

Foto oleh EPA

Migrants stream into Austria from Hungary

Sep 05, 2015 - 9:47 AM

2nd UPDATE Hungary has become the newest flashpoint as hundreds of thousands of migrants try to cross its borders on their journey to Western Europe

HELPING MIGRANTS. Migrants sit in the railway station in Tatabanya 57 kms west of Budapest, Hungary, September 4, 2015, after some 200-300 migrants broke out of the Bicske train station. At Bicske in Hungary, police and interpreters on September 3, urged refugees and migrants to leave a train bound for the western town of Sopron and board 20 waiting buses to a nearby camp, but many were promptly brought back to the station platform. Photo by Balazs Mohai/EPA

Millions pour into aid groups after toddler's death

Sep 05, 2015 - 9:02 AM

There is an enormous response from the public the tide of indifference is shifting

Indian artist Sudarsan Pattnaik works on a sand sculpture depicting drowned Syrian boy Aylan Kurdi at Puri beach, some 65 kilometers away from Bhubaneswar, on September 4, 2015. Charities helping refugees saw a surge in donations on September 4 across Europe as people shocked by the heart-rending images of a drowned Syrian boy on a Turkish beach dug deep to help out. The photos of the lifeless body of three-year-old Aylan Kurdi, lying on a beach in Bodrum, Turkey, have triggered a wave of emotion across the continent, despite deep divisions among European governments on how to deal with the crisis. Photo by Asit Kumar/AFP

UN asks EU states to accept 200,000 refugees

Sep 04, 2015 - 2:32 PM

Referring to the pictures of the Aylan Kurdi which had stirred the hearts of the world public Guterres says: Europe cannot go on responding to this crisis with a piecemeal or incremental approach

FIGHTING FOR REFUGEES. Antonio Guterres, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), speaks at a panel discussion, during the World Humanitarian Day, at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, 19 August 2015. File Photo by Martial Trezzini/EPA

Drowned Syrian boy shows need to stop boats – Australian PM

Sep 04, 2015 - 2:13 PM

Under Australia s immigration policy asylum seekers that arrive are sent to the Pacific islands of Nauru and Papua New Guinea to be processed and denied resettlement in Australia even if they are found to be refugees

TONY ABBOTT. Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott speaks during a visit to a conservation volunteering project in Queanbeyan near Canberra, Australia, August 12, 2015. File Photo by Lukas Koch/EPA