Monthly Archives: December 2014

Seventeen Migrants Die in the Mediterreanean

“Seventeen migrants die in Mediterranean – Italian navy,” from the BBC: Seventeen migrants have died while attempting to cross the Mediterranean in a small inflatable boat, according to the Italian navy. The navy said it had recovered 16 bodies aboard … Continue reading

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Journey from Eriteria to Europe

” A voyage through hell: One asylum seeker’s epic journey from Eritrea to a new life in Europe,” by Zekarias Kebraeb for the Independent: After illegally crossing the border to Sudan, Zekarias Kebraeb stayed in Khartoum for six months. He … Continue reading

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Pope Says: Mediterranean Becoming Vast Cemetary

“Stop Mediterranean becoming vast migrant cemetery, Pope tells Europe,” by Eleanor Biles for Reuters: Pope Francis told Europe’s leaders on Tuesday to do more to help thousands of migrants risking their lives trying to get into the continent, saying they … Continue reading

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