69 million page views

Many refugees return to their homelands

Reader comment on item: The Saudi Solution
in response to reader comment: Your Suggestion Will Never Happen

Submitted by dhimmi no more (United States), May 21, 2016 at 08:05

Dr Pipes

I do see a very different outcome At the end of the second world war many European refugees found refuge in the Middle East and places like Cairo had a huge influx of refugees and where are they today? Almost all gone Why did they leave? I will leave it to another post

We know from US immigration that many immigrants return back to their homeland case in point is Italian immigration to the US where I recall reading that almost half went back to Italy

I suspect if war in Syria ends and Daesh is defeated the economy will expand again and many refugees will head back to their homeland

Submitting....

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

Comment on this item

Mark my comment as a response to Many refugees return to their homelands by dhimmi no more

Email me if someone replies to my comment

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

See recent outstanding comments.

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2020 Daniel Pipes. daniel.pipes@gmail.com and @DanielPipes

Support Daniel Pipes' work with a tax-deductible donation to the Middle East Forum.Daniel J. Pipes

(The MEF is a publicly supported, nonprofit organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax-ID 23-774-9796, approved Apr. 27, 1998.

For more information, view our IRS letter of determination.)