Rape and Murder among Refugees: A Crisis Point for Europe’s Immigration Policy?
Date of Issue2016-02-15
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