Spending the night on the Serbia-Hungary border with refugee women

SEPTEMBER 16, 2015 | Priyali Sur | INTERNATIONAL Many of the 3,000 refugees who spent last night on the Serbian side of the Roszke Horgos border are women and children. Hungary shut its border with Serbia on Tuesday, saying that refugees had to apply for asylum from a transit center before entering the country. Hungarian authorities said that criminal proceedings would be launched… Continue Reading

Playtime For Refugee Girls in Greece

These were originally published in Women Under Siege http://www.womenundersiegeproject.org/author/profile/priyali-sur By Priyali Sur/Contributor — August 4, 2016 Samos, Greece—“My friend, my friend!” Two little Syrian girls come running toward me as they see the camera around my neck. These two words are part of their limited English vocabulary, a language they are being taught in school… Continue Reading