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originally posted by: SeaWorthy
Why would people with little infants risk this trip?
originally posted by: doobydoll
originally posted by: McGinty
a reply to: McGinty
If there’s proof of trafficking, then the ships shouldn’t be aloud to dock. But they should be escorted safely back and the passengers protected and fed if necessary en route.
This should be funded by the EU and any parties making profits from the fled regions.
The UNHCR and IOM have said that the migrants should not be returned to where they came from .. .
(bold emphasis, mine)
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) have both called on European nations to take in the 43 migrants, arguing that they should not be returned to Libya.
Also .. .
Why safe ports in nearby African countries such as Tunisia are unsuitable was not made clear.
Does anyone know the reason such countries are unsuitable?