30.01.2016  

PRO ASYL opposes the refoulement of asylum seekers from Greece to Turkey

PRO ASYL cate­go­ri­cal­ly oppo­ses plans by the Dutch and pos­si­b­ly the Ger­man government to fer­ry asyl­um see­kers from Greece back to Tur­key. “Tur­key is not a safe third coun­try. Through the­se actions, refu­gees’ human rights are effec­tively sus­pen­ded,” says Gün­ter Burk­hardt, PRO ASYL’s mana­ging direc­tor. Tur­key would beco­me “Europe’s refu­gee camp, and the human rights
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