Berto Jongman: Populist Uprising in Europe with Frame Breakdown of Humanitarian Assistance System

Berto Jongman

Berto Jongman

Europe migrant crisis: EU faces ‘populist uprising’

Europe faces a “populist uprising” if it is unable to show people it can control the migrant crisis, former MI6 head Sir Richard Dearlove has said.

Angelina Jolie Pitt: Refugee system breaking down

Ms Jolie Pitt said that more than 60 million people – one in 122 – were displaced globally – more than at any time in the past 70 years. “This tells us something deeply worrying about the peace and security of the world,” she said, adding: “The average time a person will be displaced is now nearly 20 years.”

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May 18

Graphic: World Hunger Map 2015

Hunger Map 2015

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Tip of the Hat to Contributing Editor Berto Jongman

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Apr 28

Mongoose: Is Israel Uniting Muslims Against Apartheid of Palestinians?

Mongoose

Mongoose

Indonesia Leader Calls on Muslim World to Unite on Palestine

Indonesia’s president on Monday urged a summit of Muslim nations to be part of the solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict rather than part of the problem. President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, who heads the most populous Muslim nation, said the entire world is concerned by the deterioration of the situation in Palestine and criticized what he called Israel’s “unilateral and illegal policies.” Officials from 57 countries are meeting in the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, for a special summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation that is focused on Palestine and Jerusalem.

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Mar 8