Monthly Archives: August 2016

Swiss-Italian Becomes Flashpoint

“Swiss-Italian becomes flashpoint in Europe’s migrant crises,” by Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi for Reuters: Nine months pregnant and desperate to cross from Italy into Switzerland after fleeing Ethiopia, a young woman along with her husband are among hundreds stranded by a … Continue reading

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Greek Islands See Rising Number of Camps

“Greek islands see rising numbers in camps,” from the BBC: Save the Children says the number of migrants arriving in the Greek islands has nearly doubled in recent weeks, putting pressure on overcrowded camps. So far in August 1,367 arrivals … Continue reading

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Child Refugees in Europe

“Europe Is Losing Track of Child Refugees,” by Joseph Ataman for the Wall Street Journal: European governments are losing track of significant numbers of children who have entered the continent without their parents as refugees from war-torn areas in the Middle … Continue reading

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