Citizen care: Europeans reach out to refugees

A young boy sits by food brought by citizens outside the State Office of Health and Social Affairs Berlin where refugees wait to receive help from the administration, August 7, 2015Even before the harrowing image of a drowned Syrian toddler sent shockwaves around the world, EU citizens were launching initiatives on the Internet and social media to provide help and pressure governments into action. By Wednesday, more than 14,000 people had backed her initiative.

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