Paris Attacks Shift Europe’s Migrant Focus to Security

Paris Attacks Shift Europe’s Migrant Focus to Security

"With hundreds of thousands of migrants pouring across its borders, and economic and political pressure growing to enact tighter controls, Europe has nevertheless stayed fairly steady in its response to the humanitarian emergency. But after the attacks on Friday in Paris, fears that Islamic terrorists might infiltrate the migrant flow have deepened across the Continent, and the talk has shifted sharply to security over compassion."

 

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  • Lyman, Rick and Alison Smale. "Paris Attacks Shift Europe’s Migrant Focus to Security", The New York Times, November 15, 2015.
  • Human rights
  • Illegal immigrant
  • Mobility/Immobility
  • Refugee
  • Securitization
  • Security dispositive