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

EU-Parliament debate about the refugee tragedy of Farmakonisi – European Responsibility

Reco­ver the boat and the dead – con­sult inter­na­tio­nal experts To com­ple­te­ly elu­ci­da­te the 12 deaths off the island Far­ma­ko­ni­si, the refu­gee boat and the ten mis­sing women and child­ren, which pre­s­um­a­b­ly are still insi­de it must be reco­ve­r­ed imme­dia­te­ly. All infor­ma­ti­on drawn from EUROSUR, mili­ta­ry sur­veil­lan­ce sys­tems, the Tur­kish Coast Guard, the radio traf­fic,