Aired on Feb 5, 2015 — PRI’s The World
Abderrazak Cherif spent months and thousands of dollars trying to coax his son back from jihad in Syria. But when he finally succeeded, French authorities whisked the teenager off to jail.
Aired on March 2011 — Deutsche Welle’s Inside Europe
On the French Riviera, which lies next to the Italian border, the local authorities have been cracking down on illegal immigration. But not everyone in the region agrees on the scale of this migration wave – or on how to address the problem.