Displacement activity

Why would anybody want to leave a nice, safe place like Syria or Somalia?

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British Prime Minister David Cameron at the EU Council in Brussels, March 20.
Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 04/29/2015 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 04/29/2015 12:00 am EDT

“What’s emerging is what we need, which is a comprehensive plan, going after the criminal gangs, going after the traffickers, going after the owners of the boats...and stabilizing the countries from which these people are coming.”

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