Austria’s EU Minister: ‘I am not a diplomat’

By |marec 20th, 2020|Austria, COVID-19, EU, EU Council, EU-Turkey deal, Hungary, Karoline Edtstadler, News, Poland, Refugees, Vienna|

A week before the European Council, the coronavirus is dominating the agenda. The EU is struggling to find solutions - but the world is not standing still and other challenges remain acute. Austria's EU Minister Karoline Edtstadler (ÖVP) tells EURACTIV how the virus will affect the summit and explains Austria's position in the crisis.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Austria’s EU Minister: ‘I am not a diplomat’

Erdogan discusses migrant crisis, Syria with Macron, Merkel and Johnson

By |marec 18th, 2020|Angela Merkel, Boris Johnson, Emmanuel Macron, EU-Turkey deal, migrant cris, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Syria war|

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Tuesday (17 March) discussed the migrant crisis and the situation in Syria's rebel enclave of Idlib, with the leaders of France, Germany and Britain.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Erdogan discusses migrant crisis, Syria with Macron, Merkel and Johnson

Brussels warns Erdogan not to hinder efforts to solve EU-Turkey crisis

By |marec 12th, 2020|EU migration policy, EU-Turkey deal, migration crisis, News|

EU spokesperson Peter Stano has warned Turkey to stick to its recent “clear” commitment and stop undermining chances to sort out the ongoing crisis with Brussels by threatening to keep borders open for migrants.   

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Brussels warns Erdogan not to hinder efforts to solve EU-Turkey crisis

Erdogan vows to keep border open, compares Greece’s response to the Nazi

By |marec 11th, 2020|EU-Turkey deal, Greece, migrant crisis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Syrian war, Turkey, Vladimir Putin|

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said Wednesday (11 March) he would keep Turkey's border open for refugees until the EU had met all his demands, while comparing Greece's response to the crisis to the Nazis.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Erdogan vows to keep border open, compares Greece’s response to the Nazi

Stern-faced EU leaders warn Erdogan to respect migrants deal

By |marec 10th, 2020|Charles Michel, EU-Turkey deal, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Nato, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Syria war, Turkey, Ursula von der Leyen|

Stern-faced EU leaders warned President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Monday (9 March) to respect the terms of a previous deal to keep migrants away from Europe's borders, after the Turkish leader came to Brussels to demand more support.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Stern-faced EU leaders warn Erdogan to respect migrants deal

Erdogan holds Brussels talks as situation on Greek border gets nasty

By |marec 9th, 2020|Charles Michel, EU-Turkey deal, Greece, Josep Borrell, migrant crisis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Syria war, Turkey, Ursula von der Leyen, Vladimir Putin|

Migration crisis talks were set to be held between Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and senior EU officials in Brussels on Monday (9 March), as Germany said the bloc was considering taking in 1,500 child refugees.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Erdogan holds Brussels talks as situation on Greek border gets nasty

EU foreign ministers promise more humanitarian aid to Syria

By |marec 6th, 2020|Dacian Cioloş, EU-Turkey deal, European humanitarian aid, Greece, Josep Borrell, News, Russia, Syria, Turkey, United Nations|

The EU is willing to provide more money for migrants stranded in Turkey, but Ankara must refrain from using them as a bargaining chip, the bloc's foreign ministers announced after an extraordinary meeting about the crisis in Syria's northwestern Idlib ...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU foreign ministers promise more humanitarian aid to Syria

‘Millions’ of migrants will soon head to Europe: Erdogan

By |marec 2nd, 2020|EU-Turkey deal, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Syrian war, Turkey|

"Millions" of migrants and refugees will soon head towards Europe, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan warned Monday (2 March), as he maintained pressure on Western countries over the Syrian conflict.

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Austria says it will stop any migrants trying to rush its border

By |marec 2nd, 2020|anti-immigration, Austria, EU-Turkey deal, Greece, Hungary, Karl Nehammer, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Sebastian Kurz, Syria war, Turkey, Western Balkans Route|

Austria will stop any migrants attempting to rush its border if measures to halt them in Greece and through the Balkans fail, conservative Interior Minister Karl Nehammer said on Sunday (1 March).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Austria says it will stop any migrants trying to rush its border

Erdogan drops the ‘human bomb’ on EU

By |februar 29th, 2020|EU-Turkey deal, Greece, Greece-Turkey, Mevlut Cavusoglu, migration crisis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Turkey|

The situation at the Greek-Turkish land border worsened dramatically on Saturday (29 February) following Ankara's official decision to let thousands of migrants enter EU territory.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Erdogan drops the ‘human bomb’ on EU