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Scenario-building one year after the EU-Turkey Statement
What is on the horizon for migration between the Middle East and the EU over the next six months?
In January and February 2017, ACAPS conducted a scenario-building exercise to support the work of the Mixed Migration Platform (MMP). The exercise focused on migration between the Middle East and EU, exploring possible developments in migration via Greece and Turkey over the next six months.
No way in, no way out
Apprehensions raise significant protection concerns along Turkey’s southern border
Up to 16,000 people have been displaced from Aleppo since government forces began a “renewed push” into the eastern part of the city on 15 November. Many have fled north towards the border with Turkey, and more can be expected as the fighting intensifies.
Mixed Migration Platform
A new data and information resource on mixed migration flows in the Middle East
Migration is not a new phenomenon. Despite this, the recent movement of tens of thousands of people, primarily from Middle Eastern, African and Asian countries, to Europe has captured the public’s attention in new and staggering ways.