Harkin says EU has no choice but to work with Turkey on refugee solutions

Marian Harkin

A North West MEP says the EU will have to cooperate with countries like Turkey to solve the refugee crisis, despite concerns about Turkey’s record on human rights, media freedom and other issues.

Marian Harkin was commenting on the recent EU-Turkish proposals to solve the escalating migrant crisis.

The plan suggests resettling a Syrian from Turkey to an EU country for every Syrian returned to Turkey from Greece.

Ms Harkin says the EU has no choice but to work with Turkey to tackle the refugee crisis..........