EACS Situation Room is a center for situation monitoring in crisis situations, which is activated when necessary in the event of major security changes in the world.

We are currently monitoring the “Migration Horizon in the Balkans”, where we are dealing with early indications of a potential crisis.

Situation Room – Balkan migration horizon: Turkey: 5.4.2021

There are more than 4.6 million foreign nationals present in Turkish territory.

The EU and Turkey have agreed to extend a 2016 agreement aimed at preventing irregular migrants from reaching Europe.

The head of the EU Frontex agency warned that after the COVID-19 pandemic many more migrants and refugees will try to reach Europe.

More details in the article at the link.   

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