View from Belgrade: the challenge of the Balkan route

Sonja Licht

12. November 2015

View from Belgrade: the challenge of the Balkan route

“Two days of whirlwind diplomacy in response to a fast expanding refugee crisis have seen mandatory quotas for the settlement of refugees imposed through qualified majority voting.”

European Council for Foreign Relations (ECFR) has asked experts in key European capitals how this new reality will develop.

Will member states be able to absorb these migrants?

Where does public opinion on the integration of refugees stand?

And what hope is there of renewed, long-term action to take on the foreign policy implications of resolving the refugee crisis?

Our President, Ms Sonja Licht was among those asked to provide their view. She did it, with specific focus on our region.

Read her opinion piece HERE.