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The Fateful Voyage Across the Med

“Med becomes a no-man’s land for migrants,” by Tom Burgis, Lobna Monieb and James Politi from the Financial Times: Mohanad Luthon was in good spirits when he called his uncle on the evening of September 7, a day into the … Continue reading

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Gazans Fleeing War Face Tragedy in the Mediterranean

“Fleeing Gaza,Only to Face Treachery and Disaster at Sea,” by Fares Akram and Isabel Kershner for the New York Times: Samir Asfour, 57, held a mobile phone that never stopped ringing in one hand, a cigarette in the other. His … Continue reading

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Israel Begins Deporting African Migrants

“Israel launches African migrant deportation drive” by Dan Williams, for Reuters: Israel launched a high-profile deportation drive against African migrants on Sunday with an airlift of South Sudanese whose government said they would be welcomed back as economic assets. The … Continue reading

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