The Independent MEP Marian Harkin says
she’s received plenty of correspondence from people in her constituency offering
rooms and accommodation for refugees fleeing the likes of Syria and Libya. Ms
Harkin was speaking in the European Parliament in Strasbourg. During an address
to the Parliament today, the President of the European Commission Jean-Claude
Juncker pleaded for Europe to open its arms and re-settle some one hundred and
sixty thousand refugees. Here’s Marian Harkin.