giovedì 11 maggio 2017

Church cautious on charges that migrant care has become a racket
(Claire Giangravé) So far, the Catholic Church in Italy and the Vatican are taking a cautious stance on a burgeoning scandal involving charges that NGOs are hauling migrants excessive distances to bring them to Italian ports, in order to cash in on public funding for their care. Some believe what's happening is a racket, but other Catholic voices defend the NGOs and hail their humanitarian commitment. (...)