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EU Reinforces Naval Operations To Thwart Smugglers

“EU Moves Toward Beefing Up Naval Mission Over Mediterranean Migrants,” by Julian E. Barnes for the Wall Street Journal: European Union member states are moving toward expanding the naval mission to intercept smuggler ships carrying migrants from Libya to Europe, … Continue reading

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Over 4,000 Migrants Rescued Off the Coast of Italy

“Migrant crises: More than 4,000 people rescued near Libya coast,” from the BBC: About 4,400 migrants were rescued from boats off the coast of Libya on Saturday, in one of the biggest single-day operations mounted to date, Italy’s coastguard has … Continue reading

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Migrants Stay in Limbo Between Italy and France

“Migrants’ Journeys Stall in Italy, Near the French Border,” by Aurelien Breeden for the New York Times: The train that rumbles along the steep French-Italian coast, shuttling tourists from one picturesque town to another, did not take Abdulhakim Kabeto very … Continue reading

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Migrant Routes Shift to Balkans

“Route of Migrants Into Europe Shifts Toward Balkans,” by Rick Lyman for the New York Times: The surge of migrants into Europe from war-ravaged and impoverished parts of the Middle East, Afghanistan and Africa has shifted in recent months. Migrants … 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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