Europe’s refugee crisis explained

An excellent article which answers questions about refuges, why are there refugees, why don’t the stay in the region, whats wrong with staying the camps. All the questions people ask. Europe’s refugee crisis, explained – Vox:   ………..There are a few reasons that refugees have become more willing to brave…

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Where is the humanity?

4 Syrians look to the west for help

11855668_10204802300592916_2862223223808167514_nThere is no way to claim asylum except by illegal entry, this father thanks God his family survived a crossing in a tiny dinghy

11892227_950522198322279_2775587375060258468_nA respected scholar is murdered yet the west does nothing

11951191_10207679038559836_161155784752848318_nA mother supports her baby in the water after their boat has sunk

Abdul-and-ReemWith nowhere to leave his daughter to sleep a father carries her as he tries to sell pens to survive

Janis Susan May Patterson author with an Egyptian twist

I have to give a plug to Janis as she so kindly gave my business a plug The recent ARCE newsletter carries an interview with Janis and a preview of her latest book. “Publishing simultaneously under four pseudonyms, the author shares her deep passion for Egypt and writing and then…

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How safe is your holiday? Is Luxor safe?

Do you worry about travel abroad? You should listen to BBC Radio 4 Your and Yours http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio/player/b06087bk They did a phone in on ‘safe holidays’ and I did a prerecorded piece which appears in the first 15 minutes. They contacted me after I sent this email. I have been facing…

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