Archive for October 27th, 2019

Migrant deaths: Britain faces exclusion from elite EU policing unit

27-Oct-2019 Intellasia | | 10:26 AM

The UK faces being excluded from Europe’s anti-trafficking unit after Brexit, senior MPs and experts warned last night. The unit is coordinating international [...] » More

‘I’m dying’: Relatives await answers in smuggling case

27-Oct-2019 Intellasia | | 10:23 AM

One family received a final text from their daughter saying she couldn’t breathe and was dying. Another grieving family set up a makeshift altar for their missing [...] » More

Rural Vietnamese mourn loved ones feared dead in back of British truck

27-Oct-2019 Intellasia | | 10:22 AM

Several townships in rural Vietnam sank into mourning on Saturday, with communities believing that many of the 39 people found dead in the back of a truck near London this [...] » More

Essex lorry deaths: Appeal to Vietnamese over victims’ identities

Essex lorry deaths: Appeal to Vietnamese over victims’ identities

27-Oct-2019 Intellasia | | 10:20 AM

Efforts to identify 39 bodies found inside a lorry are focusing on the Vietnamese community, police have said, as officers seek to establish whether a “wider [...] » More

Second Vietnamese family fears son among 39 UK truck dead

Second Vietnamese family fears son among 39 UK truck dead

27-Oct-2019 Intellasia | | 10:13 AM

Another Vietnamese citizen is feared among the 39 people found dead in a truck in Britain this week, after his father told AFP Saturday he received a chilling call to say his [...] » More

‘Devastated’ Vietnamese pray for relatives missing in UK

‘Devastated’ Vietnamese pray for relatives missing in UK

27-Oct-2019 Intellasia | | 10:11 AM

A photo of her missing daughter Bui Thi Nhung, an offering of fruit and a bouquet of flowersa makeshift shrine laid by a desperate mother in a remote Vietnamese town many [...] » More

Driver charged as more Vietnamese feared among 39 UK truck victims

27-Oct-2019 Intellasia | | 10:10 AM

British police investigating the deaths of 39 people in a refrigerated truck charged the driver on Saturday with manslaughter and people trafficking, as families in Vietnam [...] » More