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The Summit of Shame

Thursday’s EU Heads of Government Summit was a summit of shame. Through its conclusions, the European Council showed once more that, collectively, it lacks the moral spine to address the xenophobic fringes of European society. 471 more words

European Union

EU to Increase Funding for Sea Patrols

“EU to Triple Funding for Sea Patrols in Migration Crises,” by Mathew Dalton and Valentina Pop for Wall Street Journal:

The European Union agreed to triple funding for patrols in the Mediterranean and send ships from its member states’ navies to stem the soaring deaths of migrants trying to reach Europe’s shores from Africa.

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Haftar does not object to military operation in Libya

Commander of the Libyan government in Tabruk General Khalifa Haftar said on Friday that he does not object to a military operation in Libya, similar to the one carried out by the… 297 more words

WORLD NEWS

Hundreds suspected to be dead after boat capsized in Mediterranean

Authorities started searching for survivors Sunday after a boat carrying hundreds of migrants capsized in the Mediterranean Sea north of Libya, The New York Times… 107 more words

In Our Time

I am sorry...

I usually don’t write about a topic like this because my blog is about the amazing experience that is travel. But I really need to get this off my chest. 509 more words

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What's the best way to solve the Mediterranean migrant crisis?

WATCH ABOVE: The captain of a boat the capsized in the Mediterranean Sea with hundreds of migrants on board, appeared in an Italian court on Friday. 822 more words

World

Going by Jet plane...

Another trip and anniversary coming up. I am really shocked how fast this month has slipped by?! Our company will be leaving tomorrow afternoon to return to S.C. 93 more words

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