Posts Tagged “politics”

Rescue vessel #Aquarius refused permission to dock in Italy (updated)

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Rescue vessel #Aquarius refused permission to dock in Italy (updated)

A ship carrying 629 people rescued from the Mediterranean has been refused permission to dock in an Italian port. The BBC report: A rescue vessel carrying 629 migrants is stranded in the Mediterranean after Italy’s new interior minister refused permission for it to dock. Matteo Salvini, leader of the right-wing League, said Malta should accept…

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Have we already forgotten about the refugee crisis?

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Have we already forgotten about the refugee crisis?

Over on the Joint Public Issues website, Grace Pengelly asks Have we already forgotten about the refugee crisis? The Joint Public Issues Team combines the expertise of the Baptist Union, the Methodist Church, the United Reformed Church and the Church of Scotland. “Can you remember life before the referendum? It seems a long time ago now,…

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