Rape and Murder among Refugees: A Crisis Point for Europe’s Immigration Policy?
Date of Issue2016
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Recent criminal incidents involving rape or murder allegedly by new immigrants is creating dissatisfaction with the welcome given to refugees and stoking right-wing populism and Islamophobia. Europe’s politicians need to carefully balance law and order and immigration, but not give way to anti-immigrant and Islamophobic sentiments.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 034-16
Nanyang Technological University