Turkish government uses the refugee crisis for social engineering. Planned refugee camps seem to be located near regions where anti-AKP citizens are in majority. That includes an Alevite village in Maraş. Alevites in Maraş were subjected to a major sectarian massacre in 1978.
Europe’s migrants, Turkey’s problem
POLITICO.euOn March 18, as Turkey and the EU were sealing the deal in Brussels, Turkish security forces were setting up roadblocks and checkpoints along the road leading to the resort town. They started patrolling the beaches and bays around Dikili, and launched …
Thirteen of 202 people returned to Turkey under EU migration deal may not have had chance to claim for asylum
Some of the first people to be deported from Greece under the terms of the EU-Turkey migration deal may not have been given the chance to claim for asylum, the UN refugee agency has said.
Three planes from Turkey, carrying a total of 43 people, land as part of migrant-exchange agreement
The first refugees to be brought into the EU under a migrant-exchange deal with Turkey have arrived in Germany and Finland.