For Migrants Used to Danger, Islamic State Poses New Threat

April 21, 2015 6:37 PM

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Tesfay Kidane's troubles began with a simple request: He wanted to go to his brother's wedding.

Doing mandatory national service in the east African country of Eritrea, Kidane asked his commander for permission for a leave to attend the wedding. The request was denied, starting a chain of events that friends say sent Kidane on a desperate trek across the Egyptian desert, into an Israeli detent...

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