Bangladeshi migrants surviving in Rome

Bangladeshi migrants surviving in Rome

“Tourists in groups never buy anything.” Ignoring the large group of American tourists sauntering back towards his stall, Faisal pulls out a photo of a boy from his wallet. “This is Rifat, my son. I send him to an English school,” the 30-year-old migrant from Bangladesh and a school dropout... Continua »
Japan accepted 28 asylum seeker in 2016

Japan accepted 28 asylum seeker in 2016

Keeping the trend of the previous years, Japan rejected more than 99 percent of refugees also in 2016. Justice ministry says it accepted 28 asylum seekers out of a new record of 10,901 applications last year. In the previous year 2015 Japan accepted 27 asylum seekers out of 7,586 applications. In 2014,... Continua »
The Eritreans fleeing to Ethiopia

The Eritreans fleeing to Ethiopia

The disputed border town of Badme is where war broke out between Ethiopia and Eritrea in 1998. It lasted for two years and devastated both countries. In 2002, a Hague boundary commission ruled that Badme was part of Eritrea. It was a ruling that both countries initially accepted. But Ethiopian troops... Continua »
When NGOs save children who don’t want to be saved

When NGOs save children who don’t want to be saved

An interesting article by Neil Howard, from Al-Jazeera.   The Guardian recently featured a heart-rending story about children rescued from trafficking in Togo, paralleling a previous story on the same subject in Benin. Both reports painted a picture that will be familiar to many: ruthless employers exploiting the innocent; parents... Continua »
The twinning between Germany and Islam in the World War

The twinning between Germany and Islam in the World War

An amazing article from AL-JAZEERA.   A refugee camp in a small German town stands on the spot of a mosque built to serve the Muslims fighting for the kaiser. It’s late afternoon in Wunsdorf, a small town 50km south of Berlin. Winter has left the landscape dry and hazy,... Continua »
Sweden, a peaceful and tolerant truck hits the crowd in Stockholm

Sweden, a peaceful and tolerant truck hits the crowd in Stockholm

A truck hit passers-by in a central street in the Swedish capital. A truck hit passers-by in a central Stockholm street, crashing near a department store, at the crossroads of the busiest shopping street in the Swedish capital. There are at least two confirmed dead, police said, which according to... Continua »
Paris: migrant workers to speak French

Paris: migrant workers to speak French

An anti-foreign measures which starts from the defense of the national language. In France, the Ile-de-France Administration (the Paris region) has approved a legislative package to help small and medium-sized French companies in public contracts respect to foreign ones. To arouse curiosity among the new rules, especially is the so-called... Continua »