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SKY News
NATO Warships To Target People SmugglersNATO is sending three warships to the sea between Turkey and Greece to crack do
NATO Warships To Target People Smugglers
SKY News / Posted 2 hours ago
NATO is sending three warships to the sea between Turkey and Greece to crack down on those smuggling desperate people into Europe. German government sources say that Germany, Greece and Turkey asked NATO to start monitoring the Aegean Sea to give a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Erdogan threatens to oust refugeesAnkara - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday threatened to send
Erdogan threatens to oust refugees
iol.co.za / Posted 3 hours ago
Ankara - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday threatened to send the millions of refugees in Turkey to European Union (EU) member states, as NATO agreed to deploy ships to the Aegean Sea to ease the migrant crisis. In a speech in... Read more
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SKY News
NATO Aegean Mission To Stop People SmugglersNATO is sending three warships to the sea between Turkey and Greece to crack do
NATO Aegean Mission To Stop People Smugglers
SKY News / Posted 5 hours ago
NATO is sending three warships to the sea between Turkey and Greece to crack down on those smuggling desperate people into Europe. German government sources say that Germany, Greece and Turkey asked NATO to start monitoring the Aegean Sea to give a... Read more
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FOX News
NATO to send ships to Aegean Sea in effort to halt refugee smugglingNATO will back a German, Greek and Turkish mission to monitor and combat people
NATO to send ships to Aegean Sea in effort to halt refugee smuggling
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
NATO will back a German, Greek and Turkish mission to monitor and combat people smuggling across the Aegean Sea between Turkey and Greece. Defense Secretary Ash Carter made the announcement Thursday after a meeting of defense ministers at alliance... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NATO to support asylum seeker operation in Aegean Sea: PentagonNATO willing to support asylum seeker naval operation in Aegean Sea, Pentagon s
NATO to support asylum seeker operation in Aegean Sea: Pentagon
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 hours ago
NATO willing to support asylum seeker naval operation in Aegean Sea, Pentagon says NATO is willing to support a German, Greek and Turkish request for a maritime mission to help monitor Turkey's Aegean Sea coast for asylum seeker smugglers, Pentagon... Read more
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Brisbane Times
NATO agrees to Aegean refugee mission, says German defence ministerBrussels: NATO has agreed to start a mission in the Aegean Sea to help slow ref
NATO agrees to Aegean refugee mission, says German defence minister
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Brussels: NATO has agreed to start a mission in the Aegean Sea to help slow refugee flows and to stop people smugglers, German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen said on Thursday. "It is important that we now act quickly," Ms von der Leyen told... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Nato warships ordered to Aegean Sea to help with migrant crisis Secretary general Jens Stoltenberg at Nato headquarters in Brussels (AP) Nat
Nato warships ordered to Aegean Sea to help with migrant crisis
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
Secretary general Jens Stoltenberg at Nato headquarters in Brussels (AP) Nato's European commander has ordered three warships to move immediately to the Aegean Sea to help end the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Nato sends naval patrol to eastern Med to combat people smugglingNato is to intervene in Europe’s migration crisis for the first time, with a na
Nato sends naval patrol to eastern Med to combat people smuggling
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 hours ago
Nato is to intervene in Europe’s migration crisis for the first time, with a naval patrol ordered immediately to the eastern Mediterranean to help combat people-smugglers. Nato planes will also begin carrying out surveillance and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Two alleged people smugglers on trial over Aylan Kurdi's deathAylan's father, Abdullah Kurdi, who survived the sinking of the boat, is also o
Two alleged people smugglers on trial over Aylan Kurdi's death
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
Aylan's father, Abdullah Kurdi, who survived the sinking of the boat, is also on trial in absentia over his role in the disaster. It was not immediately clear what charges he faces. Kurdi, from Kobane in northern Syria, drowned along with his... Read more
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WA Today
NATO agrees to Aegean refugee mission, says German defence ministerBrussels: NATO has agreed to start a mission in the Aegean Sea to help slow ref
NATO agrees to Aegean refugee mission, says German defence minister
WA Today / Posted 7 hours ago
Brussels: NATO has agreed to start a mission in the Aegean Sea to help slow refugee flows and to stop people smugglers, German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen said on Thursday. "It is important that we now act quickly," Ms von der Leyen told... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Nato warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisis2016-02-11 14:05 Brussels - Nato's European commander on Thursday ordered thre
Nato warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisis
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 hours ago
2016-02-11 14:05 Brussels - Nato's European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to move immediately to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of migrants between Turkey and... Read more
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The Age
NATO agrees to Aegean refugee mission, says German defence ministerBrussels: NATO has agreed to start a mission in the Aegean Sea to help slow ref
NATO agrees to Aegean refugee mission, says German defence minister
The Age / Posted 7 hours ago
Brussels: NATO has agreed to start a mission in the Aegean Sea to help slow refugee flows and to stop people smugglers, German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen said on Thursday. "It is important that we now act quickly," Ms von der Leyen told... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NATO agrees to Aegean refugee mission, says German defence ministerBrussels: NATO has agreed to start a mission in the Aegean Sea to help slow ref
NATO agrees to Aegean refugee mission, says German defence minister
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
Brussels: NATO has agreed to start a mission in the Aegean Sea to help slow refugee flows and to stop people smugglers, German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen said on Thursday. "It is important that we now act quickly," Ms von der Leyen told... Read more
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Canberra Times
NATO agrees to Aegean refugee mission, says German defence ministerBrussels: NATO has agreed to start a mission in the Aegean Sea to help slow ref
NATO agrees to Aegean refugee mission, says German defence minister
Canberra Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Brussels: NATO has agreed to start a mission in the Aegean Sea to help slow refugee flows and to stop people smugglers, German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen said on Thursday. "It is important that we now act quickly," Ms von der Leyen told... Read more
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thebee
NATO Aegean Mission To Stop People SmugglersNATO will back a German, Greek and Turkish mission to monitor and combat people
NATO Aegean Mission To Stop People Smugglers
thebee / Posted 7 hours ago
NATO will back a German, Greek and Turkish mission to monitor and combat people smuggling across the Aegean Sea. Pentagon chief Ashton Carter made the announcement after a meeting of defence ministers at the group's headquarters in Brussels, saying:... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Nato ministers approve new force for eastern EuropeNato secretary general Jens Stoltenberg. (AP) Brussels - Nato defence minister
Nato ministers approve new force for eastern Europe
News 24 South Africa / Posted 23 hours ago
Nato secretary general Jens Stoltenberg. (AP) Brussels - Nato defence ministers on Wednesday approved a new multinational force to beef up defences of frontline alliance members most at risk from Russia, the alliance's secretary general... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Dramatic rescue of migrant captured on video Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 01:09 The Turkish Coast Guard releases video of
Dramatic rescue of migrant captured on video
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 01:09 The Turkish Coast Guard releases video of the dramatic helicopter rescue of a migrant clinging to the bow of a boat that capsized as he and 33 others tried to reach... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Nato ministers approve new multinational force | Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 04:51 pm Nato defence mini
Nato ministers approve new multinational force
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 04:51 pm Nato defence ministers have approved a new multinational force to beef up defences of frontline... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Lone Syrian refugee saved from sinking boatThe lone refugee found clinging to a sinking ship. (YouTube) Istanbul - Turkey
Lone Syrian refugee saved from sinking boat
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
The lone refugee found clinging to a sinking ship. (YouTube) Istanbul - Turkey's coastguard said on Wednesday it rescued a lone Syrian refugee who clung to a sinking boat after it went down while trying to cross the Aegean Sea to Greece. The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Dramatic footage shows rescue of lone Syrian clinging to capsized boatDramatic footage shows Turkey's rescue of lone Syrian asylum seeker clinging to
Dramatic footage shows rescue of lone Syrian clinging to capsized boat
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Dramatic footage shows Turkey's rescue of lone Syrian asylum seeker clinging to capsized boat External Link: Turkish coastguard rescue stranded Syrian man Turkey's coastguard has rescued a Syrian asylum seeker who was clinging alone to a sinking... Read more
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Daily Mail
Coastguards rescue migrant clinging on to boat which sunk killing 27Dramatic video shows the moment Turkish coastguards rescue lone migrant clingin
Coastguards rescue migrant clinging on to boat which sunk killing 27
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Dramatic video shows the moment Turkish coastguards rescue lone migrant clinging on to boat which sunk killing 27 people On board the boat were 34 people travelling to the Greek island of Lesbos A total of 27 of them died and six were reported... Read more
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Daily Mail
Three million more migrants to come: Warning over new influx as 76,000 cross Med in past six weeks Think tank Mig
Three million more migrants to come
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
: Warning over new influx as 76,000 cross Med in past six weeks Think tank MigrationWatch said 1.8million illegal border crossings in 2015 362,000 - 28 per cent - of those claiming asylum in Europe were from... Read more
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Daily Mail
Turkey warns it expects up to one million Syrians to arrive at borderTurkey warns it now expects up to ONE MILLION Syrians to arrive at its borders
Turkey warns it expects up to one million Syrians to arrive at border
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Turkey warns it now expects up to ONE MILLION Syrians to arrive at its borders However, deputy Prime Minister wants to host them 'outside' the country They are fleeing a Russia-backed government offensive in city of Aleppo Bashar al-Assad's forces... Read more
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News.com.au
World News Update, what you need to know Ten people have been killed and at least 81 injured after two passenger train
World News Update, what you need to know
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Ten people have been killed and at least 81 injured after two passenger trains collided head-on at high speed in remote countryside in southern Germany. ELSEWHERE: WASHINGTON, Feb 9 Reuters - A satellite... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Number of refugees to Europe by sea soarsTen times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first s
Number of refugees to Europe by sea soars
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first six weeks of the year as in the same period of 2015, and the number of deaths also soared, according to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). The... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Dramatic rescue of migrant captured on video The Turkish Coast Guard releases video of the dramatic helicopter rescue of a
Dramatic rescue of migrant captured on video
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
The Turkish Coast Guard releases video of the dramatic helicopter rescue of a migrant clinging to the bow of a boat that capsized as he and 33 others tried to reach Greece. Rough Cut - Subtitled (no... Read more
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Times of Malta
Watch: Dramatic migrant rescue captured on videoThe Turkish Coast Guard spotted a boat in distress during its daily search and
Watch: Dramatic migrant rescue captured on video
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
The Turkish Coast Guard spotted a boat in distress during its daily search and rescue flights over the Aegean Sea and rappelled down to save a lone migrant clinging to the upturned bow of his sinking boat yesterday. The Coast Guard said 34 people... Read more
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dna
409 refugees have died in Mediterranean in 2016: Aid groupThe International Organisation for Migration says 409 people have died in 2016
409 refugees have died in Mediterranean in 2016: Aid group
dna / Posted 2 days ago
The International Organisation for Migration says 409 people have died in 2016 trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea, and refugee crossings in the first six weeks of 2016 are running at nearly ten times the rate of the same period in 2015. IOM says... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Aid group: Over 400 migrants dead in Mediterranean in 20162016-02-09 18:37 A arrives with other migrants and refugees on a dinghy from t
Aid group: Over 400 migrants dead in Mediterranean in 2016
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
2016-02-09 18:37 A arrives with other migrants and refugees on a dinghy from the Turkish coast to the northeastern Greek island of Lesbos. (AP) Geneva - The International Organisation for... Read more
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Herald Sun
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soars Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soars
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first six weeks of the year as in the same period of 2015, and the number of deaths also soared, according to the International... Read more
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Weekly Times
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soars Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soars
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first six weeks of the year as in the same period of 2015, and the number of deaths also soared, according to the International... Read more
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News.com.au
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soarsTEN times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first s
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soars
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
TEN times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first six weeks of the year as in the same period of 2015, and the number of deaths also soared, according to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). THE... Read more
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News.com.au
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soars Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soars
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first six weeks of the year as in the same period of 2015, and the number of deaths also soared, according to the International... Read more
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Perth Now
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soars Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soars
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first six weeks of the year as in the same period of 2015, and the number of deaths also soared, according to the International... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soars Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soars
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first six weeks of the year as in the same period of 2015, and the number of deaths also soared, according to the International... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soars Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first
Number of migrants to Europe by sea soars
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Ten times as many migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea in the first six weeks of the year as in the same period of 2015, and the number of deaths also soared, according to the International... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Berlin, Ankara seek Nato help to stop traffickersGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davuto
Berlin, Ankara seek Nato help to stop traffickers
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu. (Burhan Ozbilici, AP) Ankara - Turkey and Germany will ask Nato to help police the Turkish coast and stop traffickers from sending migrants on dangerous sea... Read more
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Evening Standard
33 migrants drown off Turkish coastAt least 33 migrants attempting to reach Greece have drowned after two boats go
33 migrants drown off Turkish coast
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
At least 33 migrants attempting to reach Greece have drowned after two boats got into difficulties off the Turkish coast. Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency said 22 died after a boat capsized in the Bay of Edremit, near the Greek island of... Read more
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dna
At least 35 refugees drown after two boats capsize off TurkeyAt least 35 refugees drowned in two accidents in the Aegean Sea on Monday as th
At least 35 refugees drown after two boats capsize off Turkey
dna / Posted 3 days ago
At least 35 refugees drowned in two accidents in the Aegean Sea on Monday as they tried to cross from Turkey to Greece, Turkish media said. 23 died when their boat sank off the district of Edremit in the western province of Balikesir in an apparent... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Thirty-three migrants drown, Turkish coast guard search for 14 more | Irish Examiner Monday, February 08, 2016 - 12:39 pm At least 33 migrants
Thirty-three migrants drown, Turkish coast guard search for 14 more
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, February 08, 2016 - 12:39 pm At least 33 migrants attempting to reach Greece have... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
33 migrants drown as boats sink off Turkey Migrants queue for assistance after arriving in Greece (AP) At least 33 migr
33 migrants drown as boats sink off Turkey
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Migrants queue for assistance after arriving in Greece (AP) At least 33 migrants attempting to reach Greece have drowned after two boats got into difficulties off the Turkish coast. Turkey's state-run... Read more
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Times of Malta
33 migrants drown trying to reach GreeceAt least 33 migrants attempting to reach Greece have drowned after two boats go
33 migrants drown trying to reach Greece
Times of Malta / Posted 3 days ago
At least 33 migrants attempting to reach Greece have drowned after two boats got into difficulties off the Turkish coast. Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency said 22 died after a boat capsized in the Bay of Edremit, near the Greek island of... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
World too focused on Isis to see humanitarian needs in Iraq, says MSF Published: 7 February 2016 9:46 PM Medecins Sans Frontieres says the world i
World too focused on Isis to see humanitarian needs in Iraq, says MSF
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Published: 7 February 2016 9:46 PM Medecins Sans Frontieres says the world is too focused on fighting Isis in Iraq, to see to the country’s overwhelming humanitarian needs. –... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Migrant children plucked from sinking boat Newly-released video shows the dramatic rescue in January of dozens of migran
Migrant children plucked from sinking boat
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 4 days ago
Newly-released video shows the dramatic rescue in January of dozens of migrants, mostly women and children, whose boat was sinking off the Greek island of Lesbos. Rough Cut - Subtitled (no reporter... Read more
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International Business Times
Guernsey minister Jonathan Le Tocq blames island's Islamophobia for refugee snub The chief minister for Guernsey, Jonathan Le Tocq, has blamed the Channel islan
Guernsey minister Jonathan Le Tocq blames island's Islamophobia for refugee snub
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
The chief minister for Guernsey, Jonathan Le Tocq, has blamed the Channel island's "Islamophobia" for its failure to accept any refugees under the UK government's Syrian Vulnerable Persons Relocation Scheme. Although the minister said that the island... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzoneMen from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzone
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
Men from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front of a federal police office at the Tegel airport in Berlin on Wednesday. Photo: AP Baghdad: Night after night, Mohammed al-Jabiry tossed and turned in his bed at a refugee... Read more
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Canberra Times
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzoneMen from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzone
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Men from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front of a federal police office at the Tegel airport in Berlin on Wednesday. Photo: AP Baghdad: Night after night, Mohammed al-Jabiry tossed and turned in his bed at a refugee... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzoneMen from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzone
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Men from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front of a federal police office at the Tegel airport in Berlin on Wednesday. Photo: AP Baghdad: Night after night, Mohammed al-Jabiry tossed and turned in his bed at a refugee... Read more
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WA Today
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzoneMen from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzone
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
Men from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front of a federal police office at the Tegel airport in Berlin on Wednesday. Photo: AP Baghdad: Night after night, Mohammed al-Jabiry tossed and turned in his bed at a refugee... Read more
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The Age
Reverse migration: Iraqis heading home from EuropeMen from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front
Reverse migration: Iraqis heading home from Europe
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
Men from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front of a federal police office at the Tegel airport in Berlin on Wednesday. Photo: AP Baghdad: Night after night, Mohammed al-Jabiry tossed and turned in his bed at a refugee... Read more
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