Polish Police

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Migrants, mainly coming from Afghanistan and apprehended by Turkish security forces, wait for registration at a deportation centre in the Turkish city of Van which borders Iran and Turkey. Photograph: Emrah Gurel

Towering fences have been constructed along the European Union’s frontiers as member states brace for an increase in migration from Afghanistan. Pol(...)

A nun looks on as pilgrims sleep at the Campus Misericordiae during World Youth Day in Brzegi near Krakow, Poland. Photograph: Agencja Gazeta/Kuba Ociepa

World Youth Day (WYD), an event instituted by St John Paul II as a regular gathering of young people, had about two million participants this year. In(...)

In 2010, a Swedish man was jailed for organising the theft of the Arbeit Macht Frei (Work Makes You Free) sign from the entry gate of Auschwitz. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Two British teenagers on a school trip who were suspected of stealing items that belonged to prisoners at Auschwitz are likely to be fined and release(...)