In the Finnish border town of Tornio, busloads of refugees arrived every day. As they made their way to a border check, many discarded handfuls of documents that were useless, or perhaps a liability, now that they’d arrived at their final stop.
Nov 29, 2015
Stephanie McCrummen is a national enterprise reporter for The Washington Post. Before that, she was the paper’s East Africa bureau chief. She has also reported from Egypt, Iraq and Mexico, among other places. She is originally from Birmingham, Alabama.