EU-Turkey migration deal

2016

Interviews

Born: 1988
Occupation: Communications Assistant at Club de Madrid and freelance journalist
Location: Germany
Born: 1997
Occupation: BA Student History and Literature Sciences (Ruhr-University Bochum)
Location: Germany
In March 2016, the EU and Turkey agreed upon a deal to restrict the number of migrants and refugees moving from Turkey to the Greek islands. Given the 2015 “refugee/migrant crisis,” the EU looked to its external borders to control movement.