Daily Archives: July 16, 2012

54 Migrants Die of Thirst

“54 Migrants Die of Thirst in Boat Tragedy Off Tunisia”, re-posted by France 24: Fifty-four migrants trying to reach Italy died of thirst when their inflatable boat ruptured in the Mediterranean, according to testimony from the sole survivor, Abbes Settou, … Continue reading

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Greece’s Porous Border

“For Illegal Immigrants, Greek Border Offers a Backdoor to Europe” by J. Michael Kennedy, for the New York Times: At the train station here, an unshaven man with a weary look leaned against the brick wall of a building, taking in … Continue reading

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