Daily Archives: June 1, 2014

At least 3,0000 migrants cross into Italian Waters

“At least 3,000 migrants cross into Italian waters,” from Reuters (reposted by Deutsche-Welle): The Italian navy confirmed on Saturday that roughly 3,000 asylum seekers had crossed into Italian waters near Sicily. The influx occurred between Friday and Saturday. In an … Continue reading

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Why Do Africans Risk Their Lives to Reach Europe?

“Migration from Africa: No Wonder They Still Try,” from the Economist: “GET free or die trying,” runs a graffito in English on the wall of a migrants’ detention centre on the outskirts of Tripoli, Libya’s capital. The author was one … Continue reading

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