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

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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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Credit: Erik Gerhardsson
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Credit: Lorena Fornasir
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Credit: Refugee Rights Data Project
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Credit: Safe Passage

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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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