Refugees: Turkey and EU, lack of controls on both sides

Des réfugiés à Istanbul en septembre.

refugees in Istanbul in September Photo credit:. YASIN AKGUL / AFP

The European summit of 15 October risks being deprived of the announcement the collaboration of Turkey to halt refugees.

The alarm is brutal. Europeans dreamed to enlist Turkey to halt refugees. But it just let them know that the chances are far from concluding the “action plan” concrete was to be the centerpiece of a decisive EU summit in seven days. Kept away for years, Ankara makes the EU the own coin on the burning issue: the migration challenge and the open boulevard of the Aegean Sea with the 2.2 million Syrians arrived in Turkey. More than 300,000 have taken root in Greece since the beginning of the year due to lack of controls on both sides. Increased …

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