We need to think outside the box

Cindi writes: “a (police) helicopter circling overhead ... illegal immigrants ... their values and beliefs are very different to our Western views and they may well be armed ...”

Cindi, better to encourage politicians to engage with the problem and converse with the economic migrants to work towards finding a solution.

Can you imagine fleeing your homeland, abandoning your family, paying a fortune to be locked under the deck of an unseaworthy vessel, then cast adrift, without navigation (let alone food and water), onto a stormy ocean?

Until rescued ... for what ...?

Winter will arrive. The situation will not go away.

It is desperate. We need to think outside the box to find a European-wide strategy.

Christianity and Islam together to promote harmony and peace.

Now – there’s a headline!

Annie Maclean

Smeatons Lane

Winchelsea Beach

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