Many countries in Africa have enough mineral wealth to have been among the richest in the world, but past history and current social fragmentation has prevented development.
The question’s premise hinges on the assumption that a refugee’s claims become less as soon as the refugee reaches a location that is safe and where the immediate danger has passed.
The BBC is broadcasting opinions that link refugees to terrorism and showing clear bias in its reporting.
The refugee crisis is an ongoing catastrophe, not a single event. However, the public imagination is accustomed to responding to singular events like quakes and floods.
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