Immigration in the Eastern Mediterranean as a European Challenge: The Role of Greece and the Necessity for a Common European Immigration and Foreign Policy

Stylianos Ioannis Tzagkarakis, Konstantinos Papadakis, Dimitrios Kritas

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Immigration and refugee flows in the Eastern Mediterranean migration path have been increased since 2015, thus, creating the need for coordinated political reaction from the European Union. Some actions have been achieved, such as the EU-Turkey agreement but their effectiveness is contested, while the burden is mainly shared by the Mediterranean EU member states. At the same time, the challenges for all European countries in terms of refugees integration is becoming more and more eminent, due to the continuing immigration flows to the EU. This article analyses two basic parameters on the necessity of coordinated European policy both in the fields of immigration policy and foreign policy towards the stabilization in the Eastern Mediterranean, mainly by focusing on the role of Greece.

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immigration; refugees; European Union; Eastern Mediterranean

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Data publikacji: 2022-03-04 21:51:48
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