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Latest updates: May 15 Israel’s bombardment in #Gaza continued for a fifth consecutive day, with Israeli air raids hitting a refugee camp where several Palestinians, including children, were killed. Follow this thread for the latest ⤵
Turkish social media was heartbroken over the viral photo of a Syrianrefugee shoeshine boy staring in from the outside of a southeast Turkey gym (left). So the gym gave the 12-year-old Muhammad Hussein a free lifetime membership. (right, DHA photo)
Remember Tani Adewumi, the Nigerianrefugee kid I wrote about 2 years ago who won the NY State chess championship while in a homeless shelter? Now well housed (thanks to you readers!), he just won a championship and is officially a National Chess Master as a 10-yr-old 5th grader!
Britain was the colonial power in Sudan, which is the centre of a huge refugee crisis; you need an exit visa to leave Sudan, and have to be 18 to get one, so an unaccompanied minor is not a "migrant", they are a refugee looking to claim asylum, which is legal, & should be safe.
Any human being can spread the virus, whether they’re a citizen or a permanent resident or a green card applicant or a refugee. Disease doesn’t discriminate, but this administration certainly does.