AYS News Digest 27.1.2017— the road to safety is longer than most people think.

“How can you judge us?” Photo Credit: Abdulazez Dukhan

FEATURE

Tragedy in Sweden highlights the long, perilous road from harm.

Let this remain a sobering reminder that the road to security for refugees is much, much longer than the physical journey to their location. For as long as the policy for resettlement in European countries remains tenuous and oriented towards pushing out “undesirables,” these stressors will remain and refugees will remain in unsafe circumstances.

Photo Credit: Abdulazez Dukhan

GENERAL

GREECE

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Firewood distribution in Belgrade by People in Motion

ITALY

AUSTRIA

Family celebrates the good news. Photo Credit: Bordercrossing Spielfeld

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