Tuesday 27 June 2017

Misdeeds of the West are at the heart of current refugee crisis

A refugee waits to board a bus in Hungary with her infant
A refugee waits to board a bus in Hungary with her infant
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Did we really need to see the dead body of an innocent child washed ashore on a Turkish beach to be convinced that we are dealing with a humanitarian crisis of biblical proportions?

There had been more than enough evidence to warrant an appropriate political response, but it took the heartrending image of little Aylan Kurdi to shame politicians into significant action.

There can be no greater need in the world than that of coming to the aid of our shattered and dispossessed brothers and sisters.

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