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How British community groups are helping refugees integrate – and the government is making it harder.5 min read
Amid rising inequality and social tensions, measures must be taken to protect refugees from the backlash and help them settle instead.
Misrah, an undocumented migrant worker, and her family, left their home in Ethiopia hoping for a better life. Instead, her three children are now dead, drowned during a perilous sea crossing across the Gulf of Aden, when the overloaded boat smuggling them into the country capsized.
One of the core principles of international refugee law is the principle of non-refoulement. Yet, countries keep using brutal tactics to stop asylum seekers crossing borders.
A shipwreck off the Libyan coast has reportedly claimed the lives of 130 people, despite SOS calls for help.