Tag Archives: Muslim

Slovakia Will Only Accept Christians

“Migrants crises: Slovakia ‘will only accept Christians’,” from the BBC: Slovakia says it will only accept Christians when it takes in Syrian refugees under a EU relocation scheme. The country is due to receive 200 people from camps in Turkey, … Continue reading

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Migrant Funeral in Berlin

“Migrant’s Funeral in Berlin Highlights Refugee Crises,” by Melissa Eddy for the New York Times: A 34-year-old woman was buried in a Berlin cemetery on Tuesday, thousands of miles from her home in Syria and hundreds from the shores of … Continue reading

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Italy Fails to Protect Migrants’ Children

“‘Italy fails to protect migrant children: charity’” from the AFP (reposted by the Local): Save the Children criticised Italy on Tuesday for failing to protect unaccompanied migrant minors, saying over half of new boat arrivals over the past few days … Continue reading

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Libya Faces Waves of Illegal Immigrants

“Libya faces wave of Illegal Immigrants,” by Essam Mohammad for Magharebia: Libyan naval forces in the last week intercepted hundreds of illegal African migrants on boats bound for Europe. Forty-seven harragas from Niger, Ghana and Senegal, including five women, were … Continue reading

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Muslims in France: A Town Attempting to Reduce Barriers

In the suburbs of Trappes, Paris, a Muslim woman dawning a veil was stopped by police officers for an identity check and subsequently ticketed for wearing a traditional veil—a symbolic item that has become a heated national debate about the … Continue reading

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