Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

On the Scene: Refugees Rush to Cross Borders Before Tightening

Refugees and governments are suddenly in a rush to get the wave of people landing in Greece from the Middle East and Africa to their destinations, with Germany topping the list. There's a sense that on Tuesday everything will change. Hungary will put into force new laws that will make illegal crossing punishable by three years in prison and other countries are reportedly moving soldiers to borders to crack down on illegal immigration. In the meantime, Hungary is allowing refugees to pass...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter