Right-wing governments and movements are using the C-19 crisis to demand refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere are kept or driven out of Europe.
In fact the crisis only strengthens to the case they must be let in, welcomed and integrated.
The Syrian government says the country has no confirmed C-19 cases, but the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports outbreaks in several provinces. It says the regime has issued a gag order to stop medical personnel discussing the issue.
Meanwhile Syria is one of very few countries in the region not to have stopped air travel with Iran — the