World Refugee Day message from European Greens

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Refugees disembark from Norwegian ship Siem Pilot in the harbour of Salerno, southern Italy, 26 May 2016.

World Refugee Day message from European Greens


Europe’s borders can only be locked at the price of more and more human losses, warned Monica Frassoni, the co-chair of the European Green Party.

“Since the beginning of 2014, more than 10,000 migrants have lost their lives in the Mediterranean in a desperate attempt to reach the European shores and just few days ago the Turkish border guard killed 11 refugees in an indiscriminate shooting,” she said on June 20 to mark World Refugee Day. “We cannot stand by and watch! European leaders...


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