Posts Tagged: migration & refugees

Egyptians organize in Milan against deportations

Dozens of activists occupied Egypt Air office in Milan, Italy, on Thursday, to protest the expected deportation of two Egyptian “illegal migrants” accused of leading protests in support of migrants rights. Update: Here is an excerpt from an email sent to me by Italian journalist Silvia Tagliabue: We have had a strong and courageous fight

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A bloody partnership: Israel and Egypt

One lights the sky with flares, while the other takes aim and shoots: Israel and Egypt are cooperating in hunting down the African refugees, Al-Masry Al-Youm English Edition reports… It also follows revelations that Israeli troops have heightened their cooperation with Egyptian counterparts at the border. According to a government response submitted recently to the

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