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  • Article: Libyan Slave Traders May Be Committing Crimes Against Humanity
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    Libyan Slave Traders May Be Committing Crimes Against Humanity

    Dec. 8, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Young African men bound for Europe are frequently caught in trafficking networks and sold for labor. Read more

  • Article: 11 Powerful Pictures That Show Volatility Around the World This Week
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    11 Powerful Pictures That Show Volatility Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  David Brand|Nov. 3, 2017

    Confronting terrorism, mourning the dead and searching for safety. Read more

  • 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: Canada Defends Welcoming Refugee Policy After Terror Attack by Somali Immigrant
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    Canada Defends Welcoming Refugee Policy After Terror Attack by Somali Immigrant

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 3, 2017

    Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says this is not an example of an issue with the system. Read more

  • Article: The Pope Has a Message About Migrants and Refugees: ‘Don’t Be Afraid’
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    The Pope Has a Message About Migrants and Refugees: ‘Don’t Be Afraid’

    By Colleen Curry|Sept. 28, 2017

    Migration is a major political issue in Italy and throughout Europe. Read more

  • Article: Desperate Refugees May Now Be Trying to Cross the Dangerous Black Sea to Reach Europe
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    Desperate Refugees May Now Be Trying to Cross the Dangerous Black Sea to Reach Europe

    By Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 12, 2017

    The passage through the Black Sea could be even more dangerous than other unsafe routes. Read more

  • Article: Angela Merkel Says Opening Borders to Refugees Was The Right Thing To Do — Even If It Cost Her Some Votes
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    Angela Merkel Says Opening Borders to Refugees Was The Right Thing To Do — Even If It Cost Her Some ...

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 28, 2017

    The German chancellor says she would make the same decisions now. Read more

  • Article: #WelcomeToCanada Tweets Blamed By Some For Surge of Asylum Seekers
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    #WelcomeToCanada Tweets Blamed By Some For Surge of Asylum Seekers

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 24, 2017

    Trudeau says that asylum seekers will not be given a free pass, but many say he gave false hope. Read more