Archive for February, 2016

  • Refugees protest against new Macedonian border controls
    February 28, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    About 300 migrants have staged a sit-in on railway tracks connecting Greece and Macedonia, forcing a train to turn back. Refugees say the country’s entry limits are now too stringent. […]

  • Med Group: Unilateral actions no cure for migrant crisis
    February 27, 2016, by VOANews

    The foreign ministers of European Union countries that border the Mediterranean Sea warned member states Friday against “unilateral actions” in dealing with the massive influx of migrants into the continent. […]

  • Hashim Thaci is elected the new president of Kosovo
    February 27, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The parliament of Kosovo on February 26 2016 elected, with 71 votes in favour and 10 invalid votes, Hashim Thaci, the current leader of the Democratic Party of Kosovo, to […]

  • Film review: Brooklyn
    February 26, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    By the 1950s, the waves of Irish immigrants to the US had slowed a bit from what it had been in the late 1800s, but there was still a steady […]