Slovakia prefers its desperate refugees to be Christians, please

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Slovakia ministry says it will take 200 of the hundreds of thousands of refugees, chiefly Muslim, in Turkey and Italy. Picture taken August 10, 2015. Photo courtesy of REUTERS/Osman Orsal

Slovakia ministry says it will take 200 of the hundreds of thousands of refugees, chiefly Muslim, in Turkey and Italy. Picture taken August 10, 2015. Photo courtesy of REUTERS/Osman Orsal

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As a record number people fleeing violence in Africa and the Middle East fill European refugee camps, Slovakia would prefer to take in only 200 and ideally Christians who will stay there, a ministry spokesman said.