Daily Archives: August 14, 2014

Spain and Italy Struggle with Surge of Migrants

“Spain, Italy struggle with surge in African migrants,” from the AFP: Spain and Italy said on Wednesday they had rescued more than 2,300 African immigrants in just over 24 hours, plucking people from flimsy vessels as they made a desperate … Continue reading

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Stories of Escaping Syria

“Escape From Syria: On the Road with the Refugees Walking to Europe,” by Alev Scott for Newsweek: In a grim government compound 40 km from Vienna, five young Syrian men are huddled together examining the screen of a battered mobile … Continue reading

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