New York London and Paris mayors make the case for accepting refugees


The mayors of New York City, London and Paris appear a collective op-ed Tuesday advocating for refugee resettlement and advancement apple leaders affair at the UN this anniversary to acknowledge to a watershed moment with relief and safe haven for migrants Writing in The New York Times, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, London Mayor Sadiq Khan, and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo additionally cautioned adjoin the advance of anti-immigrant address amidst ascent astriction and in the deathwatch of bombings in New York and New Jersey over the weekend. In the after-effects of an atomic accessory activity off in the Chelsea adjacency of New York aftermost weekend, and added attacks in cities throughout the world, we admit that the aegis of all our association is ascendant in large, open, autonomous societies. But it is amiss to characterize immigrant and refugee communities as abolitionist and dangerous; in our experience, active abandon is vanishingly rare, they wrote.RELATED: Trump son likens Syrian refugees to berserk SkittlesThe mayors additionally appear their op-ed to accompany with the affair of the Affiliated Nations in New York this week, and anon alleged on those in appearance to accommodate an able acknowledgment to a growing altruistic crisis. As the mayors of three abundant all-around cities — New York, Paris, and London — we appetite the apple leaders accumulating at the Affiliated Nations to booty absolute activity to accommodate abatement and safe anchorage to refugees beat battle and migrants activity bread-and-butter hardship, and to abutment those who are already accomplishing this work. They continued, We apperceive behavior that embrace assortment and advance admittance are successful. We alarm on apple leaders to accept a agnate affable and collaborative spirit on account of the refugees all over the apple during the acme affair this week. Our cities angle affiliated in the alarm for inclusivity. It is allotment of who we are as citizens of assorted and advancing cities. RELATED: Obama makes aftermost angle for address amidst tumult at home and abroad

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