listen to the BBC, you might believe that every one of the hundreds of
thousands of migrants clamouring to get into the EU was a Syrian refugee
fleeing the horror of Islamic State or tyrannical president Bashar
new Eurostat figures show the truth: 80 per cent are economic migrants
from as far afield as Pakistan, Nigeria and Albania simply looking for a
Mail does not underestimate the agony and desperation of genuine Syrian
asylum seekers who, of course, deserve care and compassion. That’s why
David Cameron was right to ensure that those granted refuge in Britain
come from camps on the Syrian border, rather than from among those
already in Europe – who may not be Syrian.
Germany – by first extending a welcome to all migrants, then slamming
its borders shut when overwhelming numbers responded to the invitation –
has created chaos for all its neighbours, where untold numbers are now
Through her naive and muddled policy, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has placed the very future of the EU in jeopardy."