Professor of History and Director of Middle Eastern Studies University of Central Florida
Co-Chair, European Council on Foreign Relations
Head of Turkey Division, EEAS
associate professor and director of the Institute of International Relations and Political Science at Vilnius University
Since the European Union reached a migration deal with Turkey in 2016, the gates for Syrian refugees in Turkey who wish to seek a safe haven in Europe have been closed. Today’s approximately 3.7 million Syrians in Turkey live in limbo.
An interview by Erik Eenlo, BNS.