The volunteer networks on the Greek islands have provided accommodation, hygiene packs, food, dry clothes and help with the next steps for refugees. However, it is claimed that the instincts of the majority of islanders set the tone across Europe towards the refugees’ plight.
Μηνιαίο αρχείο: Ιανουάριος 2016
Well, let’s see just how “impartial” the Forum is. Or just how “accountable” to “all parts of society” it is. The Forum is a gathering of the world’s corporate elites where deals can be made and agendas can be set. “Let no billionaire be unheard” would seem to be a far more accurate slogan for the World Economic Forum to adopt.
While Erdogan speaking after explosion in Sultanahmet which left 10 people dead has given coverage to 44 seconds of his 38-minute speech, has spoken 10 minutes and 27 seconds about 1,128 academics whom he called “crappy so-called academics”.
Moments before an Aegean Airlines flight was due to take off, three Israeli passengers took security into their own hands and demanded that two fellow passengers, from Israel’s Palestinian minority, be removed from the plane.
2015 was a record year for migrants crossing to Europe by sea – and the winter weather is unlikely to slow arrivals for long, writes the BBC’s Paul Adams, on the Greek island of Lesbos.