Africans: Get to Europe or Die Trying


Last night the BBC’s panorama programme showed a documentary regarding the extraordinary risks that Africans take to travel to Europe in search of a better life. You can watch the show at the URL below:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00mqjjn/Panorama_Europe_or_Die_Trying/

See the links below for details of the programme and a slideshow showing some shocking images:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/8251376.stm

http://news.bbc.co.uk/panorama/hi/front_page/newsid_8250000/8250327.stm (slideshow)

Some of the would be migrants trek across dangerous desert terrain in search of European “paradise”. This is a trailer from the programme….

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  1. […] Die Trying Shocking documentary about the risks taken by Africans trying to migrate to Europe: https://maxsiollun.wordpress.com/2009…or-die-trying/ __________________ […]

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