#European Refugee Crisis

  • Article: France Must Give Migrants in Calais Access to Clean Water and Toilets, UN Says
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    France Must Give Migrants in Calais Access to Clean Water and Toilets, UN Says

    By Carlotta Mohamed|Oct. 18, 2017

    Approximately 700 migrants in Calais temporarily rely on only 10 portable lavatories. Read more

  • Article: 8,500 Migrants Were Rescued Trying to Cross the Mediterranean This Weekend
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    8,500 Migrants Were Rescued Trying to Cross the Mediterranean This Weekend

    By Meghan Werft|April 17, 2017

    The youngest rescued was two weeks old. Read more

  • Article: Football Superstar & Former Refugee Dejan Lovren: 'I Went Through All This, Give Them a Chance'
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    Football Superstar & Former Refugee Dejan Lovren: 'I Went Through All This, Give Them a Chance'

    By Paul Abernethy|Feb. 17, 2017

    Liverpool FC star Dejan Lovren recalls his life as a child refugee. Read more

  • Article: Refugee Crisis Takes Deadly Turn Amid Freezing Temperatures in Europe
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    Refugee Crisis Takes Deadly Turn Amid Freezing Temperatures in Europe

    By Meghan Werft|Jan. 13, 2017

    Poorly sheltered in improvised tents, many of the refugees at risk are unaccompanied boys. Read more

  • Article: 7 Times Pope Francis Proved to Be a True Global Citizen
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    7 Times Pope Francis Proved to Be a True Global Citizen

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 19, 2016

    The Pope spent his 80th birthday with the homeless, then fired off a powerful tweet about refugees. Read more

  • Article: paris mayor refugees permanent camp
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    1st official refugee camp in Paris will be ready in weeks

    By Meghan Werft|June 2, 2016

    “Paris will not stand by and do nothing as the Mediterranean becomes a graveyard of refugees." Read more

  • Article: How can the UK stand by and leave 3,000 refugee children alone in Europe?
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    How can the UK stand by and leave 3,000 refugee children alone in Europe?

    By Yosola Olorunshola|April 26, 2016

    Every child deserves a home. It's time the UK Parliament agreed. Read more

  • Article: Shakespeare gets right what Europe has got so wrong when it comes to refugees
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    Shakespeare gets right what Europe has got so wrong when it comes to refugees

    By Yosola Olorunshola|March 21, 2016

    Shakespeare’s last surviving script makes urgent call for compassion still relevant today. Read more