If Schengen fails: Four scenarios threatening passport-free zone

November 26, 2015 12:56 pm

If the Schengen accord finally buckles under the weight of Europe’s migration and security crises, the world’s biggest border-busting experiment will probably end as it began: with a long traffic jam.

Juncker says euro at risk if Schengen passport-free travel unravels

November 25, 2015 12:58 pm

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Wednesday Europe's single currency will be jeopardised if its Schenge...

Filipino who changed year of birth on passport gets suspended sentence

November 25, 2015 12:57 pm

A Filipino ship crew member was handed down a suspended sentence after changing the year of birth on his passport to keep working for longer on board a merchant vessel. Fausto Gamboa, 59, admitted to the charges of altering his passport and consci...

JFK passport mistake only let 13 unchecked travelers in, not 150: border agency

November 24, 2015 12:59 pm

The agency charged with monitoring travelers entering the U.S. said Monday it inflated the number of international travelers mistakenly allowed to walk out of JFK without showing passports. U.S. Customs and Border Protection initially said 150 pas...

Paraguay detains Syrian man carrying Greek passport

November 24, 2015 12:59 pm

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Paraguay has detained a Syrian man who tried to enter the South American country carrying a Greek passport, the immigration office said on Tuesday.

Crime boss hunted by Real IRA secures passport despite travel ban

November 23, 2015 1:01 pm

Alan Ryan The gangster, whose passport is under a different name, wants to leave Ireland over f...

Frenchman caught with fake passport

November 21, 2015 1:03 pm

A Frenchman caught in Bangkok on Friday night with a fake passport had been living in Thailand for five years, police said on Saturday. A team of Special Branch and Phra Khanong police apprehended the 35-year-old French national in front of Lumpin...

EU to overhaul passport-free zone after Paris attacks

November 21, 2015 1:03 pm

French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve announced the plan as he and his EU coun...

Three more Syrian men with fake Greek passports arrested on Caribbean island as the extraordinary lengths five others went to in a bid to enter US amid ISIS fears is revealed

November 21, 2015 1:02 pm

Three Syrians apparently attempting to sneak into the United States by traveling with fake Greek passports have been arrested on the Caribbean island of St Maarten, authorities said. The men were detained on November 14, but officials said they ha...

UN Refugee Boss: Terrorist’s Passport Was PLANTED To Shift Blame To Migrants

November 20, 2015 1:05 pm

attractive muslim The world reacted with horror to the terrorist atrocities in Pa...