Daily Archives: July 20, 2014

African Migrants Suffocate on Voyage to Europe

“African migrants suffocate on voyage to Italy,” from AFP (reposted by Al Jazeera): Italian rescuers have found 18 bodies on a boat carrying hundreds of asylum-seekers and another died while being evacuated, the ANSA news agency reports. All were apparently … Continue reading

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Libya’s Borders and Illegal Immigration

“Libya’s porous borders lead to illegal immigration boom,” from the Observers: One of our Observer spoke to undocumented immigrants, many from Sudan, who had just crossed through Libya and were about to try their luck reaching Europe. They described how … Continue reading

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