Minister Ridiculed After Floating In Mediterranean To See ‘What It’s Like To Be A Migrant’

Norway’s Immigration Minister has been ridiculed after floating in the Mediterranean to see “what it feels like to be a refugee”. Sylvi Listhaug donned an orange survival suit while in a boat off the island of Lesbos before jumping into the sea for a couple of minutes. She was then “rescued” by the ship’s crew. She told broadcaster NTB: “You can’t put yourself into the same situation as the refugees but you can see it from that perspective [and experience] how it is to be in the water that way.” She did admit, however, that migrants “don’t have a survival

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