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a large part of the Afghan, Pakistani, Syrian and Iraqi refugees reaching Europe are middle-class and educated: people who hope to get by with their technical and language knowledge
A question I'm having is why now? The war in Syria has been going on for 4 years.

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by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Tue Sep 1st, 2015 at 05:10:16 AM EST
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