22 thoughts on “Syrian(?) refugee little girl and family drown in Greece

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  5. Dear amazing Avaazers,

    Christine delivering petition

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    She did it by getting together with some friends and starting a petition on the Avaaz community petitions website. The petition was good, sensible, and emotionally compelling. She only sent it to a few friends, but they sent it to more, and it soon blew up on twitter, with over 45,000 people signing! The Avaaz team helped Christine get the story on TV and in major newspapers, and government ministers pushed schools to waive fees and launched a plan to make sure no student ever faces expulsion because of war back home again.

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  9. November 15, 2013 by dawnofthegreeks

    At least 12 migrants, including four children, were found dead and 15 managed to get out unharmed on the beach when the boat they were riding capsized in the maritime area Paliaris opposite of Lefkada. According to preliminary information, migrants alerted the police via cell phone that they are in danger. The 15 rescued migrants will be transported as a precaution in hospitals of Preveza and Lefkada.

    more info in Greek: http://www.enet.gr/?i=news.el.ellada&id=398539

    http://dawnofthegreeks.wordpress.com/2013/11/15/twelve-immigrants-dead-off-the-coast-of-lefkada/

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