85 Kilometers. That’s the distance an individual would have to travel from Beirut, the Capital & First city of Lebanon, to reach a far, far away land that goes by the name of 1,453 more words
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'It scares me, but only God will decide': Thousands willing to risk their lives for chance at a better life
Abiento knows that perhaps 1,000 migrants have drowned in the Mediterranean since Sunday, yet she is awaiting her turn to make the crossing.
“It scares me, but only God will decide,” said the 21-year-old from Mali. 790 more words
'I saw people slip beneath the waves': Teen survivors tell of terror as migrant boat was smashed to pieces
Two teenage survivors of the Mediterranean’s worst disaster since the Second World War described the terror of being thrown into the sea in pitch darkness, after the boat on which they were travelling smashed into a merchant vessel that had been sent to its rescue. 997 more words