UN Announces 'Refugee Resettlement' Flights From Africa to Germany
The United Nations International Organization for Migration (IOM) announced the "first ever" charter flight bringing migrants directly from Africa to Germany, with more to come.
IOM Ethiopia enthusiastically shared video of 154 Somali 'refugees' arriving at the airport in Kassel, Germany, earlier this week.
"It happened! In FIRST EVER UN Migration international chartered flight from Ethiopia, 154 refugees departed from Addis Ababa to Kassel Germany under the German Resettlement program," the agency wrote. "A second flight is scheduled to depart mid-November with another 220 refugees."