Daily Archives: August 7, 2013

Italy accepts migrants rejected by Malta

“Italy ‘agrees to take migrants rejected by Malta,’” from the BBC: A tanker carrying 102 rescued migrants is heading for Italy after Rome reportedly agreed to take them, ending a stand-off between Malta and the ship. Maltese Prime Minister Joseph … Continue reading

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Muslims in France: A Town Attempting to Reduce Barriers

In the suburbs of Trappes, Paris, a Muslim woman dawning a veil was stopped by police officers for an identity check and subsequently ticketed for wearing a traditional veil—a symbolic item that has become a heated national debate about the … Continue reading

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