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UK politicians put migrants in the crosshairs

For hundreds of years, ships set sail from Chatham’s Royal Dockyards to extend and enforce British power and influence around the globe. Now the world has come to Chatham. Shop fronts on the southern English port town’s busy high street advertise foods from Romania, Bulgaria, Poland and Turkey and SIM...
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After latest Lampedusa tragedy, Ban calls for action to protect human rights of migrants

Following reports of a second ship capsizing off the coast of the Italian island of Lampedusa, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today called on the international community to protect the rights of migrants and take action to prevent such tragic incidents.   “The Secretary-General is deeply saddened to hear reports of the loss of...
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