Philippines

  • Late News on Refugee Conference Philippines Offer to Accept ‘considerable’ Immigrants

    An offer to permit a “considerable number of involuntary immigrants” to settle in Mindanao, southernmost of the Philippine Islands, was raised for discussion at an all-day session of the Intergovernmental Refugee Committee today. Mindanao, 37,000 miles square, is one of the largest of the islands. The soil is exceedingly fertile and well-suited for the cultivation… More ▸