The official national policy of Iceland is to allow 15 people to immigrate; by contrast, 11,000 people said they were prepared to adopt a refugee into their home.
You have to ask yourself: what constitutes a nation? What the politicians impose on their people or what they have found out that people want. I think the latter. Otherwise, we will see more and more of the following, when a boat of 23 Syrians capsized off the Turkish beach of Bodrum.