Syrian refugees take shelter in ancient temple dedicated to Zeus

Gods help us: Syrian refugees take shelter in 1,900-year-old temple dedicated to Zeus rather than live in overcrowded camp A group of displaced Syrian refugees have set up camp amid Roman ruins in the area of Baqirha, near Turkey Abdelaziz al-Hassan said he chose the location over the overcrowded refugee camps after fleeing conflict  He, along with his wife and children, […]

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Fears refugees will die in ‘filthy’ camps as food supplies collapse

A charity is concerned refugees and migrants won’t survive in unsanitary makeshift camps in northern France as food and sanitation supplies collapse during lockdown. There are around 1,500 migrants and refugees stuck in cramped unofficial camps in Calais and Dunkirk but the pandemic has ‘ripped a gaping hole’ in NGOs’ ability to help. There are now less than a dozen […]

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