AYS Daily Digest 28/10/17: The boy who dreamt to become a pilot

A young Afghan fulfills his dream thanks to a scholarship granted by the US Embassy in Athens / Sappho Square protest enters Day 9, despite National Oxi Day / Remembering the tragedy of those who lost their lives crossing the Aegean two years ago / Terrible video-testimony of living conditions on Chios / Deplorable living conditions of those forced to sleep on the streets in Pordenone and the never-ending process required for them to receive what they are entitled to / Another violent episode aimed at damaging asylum seekers in Sassari / Blankets and sleeping bags urgently needed in Paris / Donations needed for a new shower system in Subotica / German language classes in Belgrade

As you go to sleep tonight .. know that the refugees in this photo are spending their first night on European soil after fleeing war in the Middle East. Credit: Refugee 4 Refugees



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Daily news digests from the field, mainly for volunteers and refugees on the route, but also for journalists and other parties.

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