The World from Berlin 'North Africa Needs a Marshall Plan'

What to do with the thousands of North African refugees arriving in Italy and Malta? The issue has hopelessly divided the European Union's member states. In Germany and France politicians are calling for greater border controls to keep out the latest wave of migrants. Most editorialists agree that new rules are required for sharing the burden.
A man who fled the unrest in Tunisia leaves the immigration center on the Italian island of Lampedusa to protest against being sent back to his country.

A man who fled the unrest in Tunisia leaves the immigration center on the Italian island of Lampedusa to protest against being sent back to his country.

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-- Mary Beth Warner