‘Are we in Greece?’: Migrants seize their chance in Europe quest

By |marec 30th, 2020|Greece, migrant crisis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey|

The thousands of migrants at the Kastanies border town between Turkey and Greece are desperate to reach Europe and furious with Greeks who "won't open the gates".

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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EU pledges €700 million to Greece, Bulgaria’s Borissov obtains ‘compliments’

By |marec 4th, 2020|Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, Greece, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, migrant crisis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey, Ursula von der Leyen|

European Union officials on Tuesday (3 March) promised more cash for Greece during a visit to its border with Turkey which tens of thousands of migrants and refugees have been trying for days to breach. The officials urged Turkey to...

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Fact check: Is this a refugee crisis?

By |marec 3rd, 2020|Bulgaria, Greece, migrant crisis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Russia, Syrian war, Turkey|

For many, the dramatic events at the Greek-Turkish border resemble the 2015 refugee crisis, when more than a million refugees, mostly from Syria, crossed into Europe across the Mediterranean or overland. But is this really so? EURACTIV takes a closer...

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Erdogan is bullying Europe because Trump gave him the green light

By |marec 3rd, 2020|Boyko Borissov, Donald Trump, Kurds, migrant crisis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Syria war|

The show which Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is playing now with the migrant crisis is, to a great extent, the result of the green light he got from Trump last October when the US troops withdrew from Syria.

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Borissov meets Erdogan, gets assurance Bulgaria’s border will stay calm

By |marec 3rd, 2020|Andrej Plenković, Angela Merkel, Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, Croatian Presidency, Greece, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, migrant crisis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey|

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov failed on Monday (2 March) in his mediation mission in Ankara which aimed to bring Greece, Turkey and EU leaders to a summit in Sofia to prevent a new refugee crisis in Europe

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‘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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