Syria’s Refugees Feel More Welcome in Europe Than in the Gulf

Syrians who want an ‘honorable life’ say that’s something they can hope for in western Europe, not the Gulf states.

Cartoon by Palestinian Artist Mahmoud Abbas

Searching for a new home, Yassir Batal says Germany and its unfamiliar voices and customs are more enticing for his wife and five children than the wealthy Arab states whose culture, religion and language they share.

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