Archive for September 29th, 2017


To Be an Egyptian Migrant in Rome (and by the Way Make Great Pizza)

Human Wrongs Watch

ROME, Sep 28 2017 (IPS) – “I asked him: do you want to come with us to Greece? He said: ‘Why not?’ So my wife and myself packed up and drove to Athens to open our ‘trattoria’ there.”

Credit: IOM/Ingy Mehanna. Contributor: Christine Beshay. International Organization for Migration

Mario* (63) and his wife Concetta* (57) started telling their story while waiting for the chef to prepare three pizzas and one spaghetti carbonara for this table of four tourists coming from four different countries.

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