- April 23, 2015
Yesterday morning I wrote that there has been no official recognition that the deaths of more than 900 migrants in the Mediterranean last week was in part, a consequence of the EU’s decision to replace Italy’s Mare Nostrum search-and-rescue operation last November. Since then there has been some acknowledgement of this connection, from...
- April 18, 2015
Many people, including myself, have asked how many migrant deaths in the Mediterranean Europe is prepared to tolerate before it takes serious action to try and prevent them. After the events of last week I think we have the answer. It is now becoming horribly and disturbingly clear that there may in fact...