Three-year-old Aylan Kurdi and his older brother, Galip, aged five, from Syria, who reportedly drowned while attempting to reach Kos, Greece from Turkey. Aylan’s body was reportedly found washed up on a beach in Bodrum, Turkey.
Germany taking in 800,000 refugees or 1% of its population. If Ireland was as proportionately generous, we’d take in 50,000, not 600 (.01%)
— Elaine Byrne (@ElaineByrne) September 3, 2015