Sometimes, news items are so obvious, it’s almost painful. And sometimes, the absurdity and simply astound you. This news item is an example – it left me thinking…”gee…you think?” Two points to Human Rights Watch for stating…the obvious.
Egypt must stop shooting African migrants, including Sudanese refugees fleeing Darfur, when they try to make the dangerous trek over the Sinai desert border into Israel, Human Rights Watch said on Wednesday. The US-based rights group, in a report on the perils of African migration between Egypt and Israel, said Egyptian security forces had shot or bludgeoned to death at least 33 mainly African migrants at the Israeli border since July 2007.