Daily Archives: July 17, 2013

86 Immigrants Rescued Off Lampedusa

“Boat carrying 86 immigrants rescued off Lampedusa,” from Ansa.It: A boat carrying 86 immigrants was rescued by an Italian tanker 100 miles south of Lampedusa and taken to the tiny island by coast guards early on Wednesday. One of the … Continue reading

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A Greek Orthodox Priest Fighting Migrant Push-Back Strategy

“Don’t send them back to war,” by Helena Scott for Amnesty International’s human rights blog, LiveWire: On the island of Lesvos, Greece, Amnesty International’s “When you don’t exist” campaign hosts a week-long action to support the rights of migrants and … Continue reading

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