Media reactions

2020

March

Die Welt
("The EU has been complacent about the migration pact with Turkey for too long")
06 March 2020
La Libre
("Europe has made a "strategic mistake" with regard to Turkey")
Interview with Gerald Knaus
06 March 2020
Weekendaviser
("If Erdogan could decide")
06 March 2020
Der Spiegel
("'Illner'-Talk about refugees and Erdogan: It's about human beings")
06 March 2020
NRC Handelsblad
(""There is no extortion of the EU by Turkey"")
Interview with Gerald Knaus
05 March 2020
TRT
("Expert: EU must renew migration agreement with Turkey")
05 March 2020
Il Foglio
("How many crises, my Europe")
05 March 2020
Passauer Neue Presse
("Migration expert: "We need a new agreement with Turkey"")
Interview with Gerald Knaus
05 March 2020
NRC Handelsblad
("Interview: 'There is no question of extortion of the EU by Turkey'")
05 March 2020
ZDF
("Erdogan and the refugees - blackmail or self-defence?")
Gerald Knaus in ZDF talkshow "Maybrit Illner"
05 March 2020
FM4
("We need an EU-Turkey deal 2.0")
Interview with Kristof Bender (18:47 - 18:52)
04 March 2020
Deutschlandfunk
("Europe's Refugee Policy: People between the Fronts")
Radio interview with Gerald Knaus
04 March 2020
Perspektif
("Expert calls for new migration agreement with Turkey")
04 March 2020
Het Laatste Nieuws
("More than 24,000 refugees gathering at the Turkish-Greek border")
04 March 2020
El Confidencial
("A geopolitical meme? The EU has no alternative to Turkey's blackmail")
04 March 2020
El Universal
("Europe is exposed to Erdogan's blackmail")
04 March 2020
Die Welt
(""If there is no agreement Germany will be the biggest loser"")
04 March 2020
Merkur
("Markus Lanz about the new refugee crisis: inventor of Turkey deal expects grave consequences for Germany")
04 March 2020
The Washington Post
03 March 2020
Der Standard
("Architect of the EU-Turkey Deal: "Currently there is massive breach of EU law"")
Interview with Gerald Knaus
03 March 2020
Le Monde
("by opening its border Turkey makes Europeans face their responsibilities")
03 March 2020
Islamische Zeitung
("What will become of refugee protection?")
03 March 2020
ZDF
("Markus Lanz 3 March 2020")
Gerald Knaus in ZDF talk show
03 March 2020
ZDF.heute
(""Trust today at zero"")
Interview with Gerald Knaus
03 March 2020
Radioeins RBB
("Turkey and Greece: Ugly pictures from the European external border")
Interview with Gerald Knaus
03 March 2020
Politiken
("The man behind the EU's agreement with Turkey: Even Trump must enviously look at our mistreatment of core values")
03 March 2020
Focus Online
("Interview with Gerald Knaus: 25,000 refugees at the border: architect of EU-Turkey deal sees solution only with Erdogan")
03 March 2020
CBC Radio
Radio interview with Gerald Knaus
02 March 2020
VRT Canvas
("Daily news show (To the point)")
02 March 2020
AD
(""Chaos at Greek border can only be countered with a new Turkey deal"")
02 March 2020
Puls 4 News
("Gerald Knaus: Without cooperation with Turkey impossible to contain irregular migration")
Interview with Gerald Knaus
02 March 2020
Ö1
("Ö1 morning news: Expert: "New Turkey-agreement necessary"")
Interview with Gerald Knaus
02 March 2020
ORF
("ZiB2 - migration researcher: "Also right-wing populists exploit the crisis"")
Interview with Gerald Knaus
02 March 2020
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
("Migration researcher Knaus: "Turkey needs more money"")
02 March 2020
Die Welt
(""If you let everyone in, populists will soon come to power"")
Interview with John Dalhuisen
02 March 2020
BBC World Service
Interview with Gerald Knaus (minute 6:20 - 12:48)
02 March 2020
NRC Handelsblad
("EU and Turkey: harsh against harsh")
02 March 2020
Al Jazeera
TV interview with Gerald Knaus
01 March 2020
ZDF
(""We need a German initiative"")
TV interview with Gerald Knaus
01 March 2020
Nieuwsuur
("Dutch news programme")
interview with Gerald Knaus in English - minute 14:28 - 18:20
01 March 2020
NOS
(""Turkey deal 2.0 needed to stop crisis at Greek-Turkish border"")
01 March 2020
ZDF.heute
("Migration expert Gerald Knaus - "refugee convention at stake"")
Interview with Gerald Knaus
01 March 2020

February

Deutschlandfunk
("Migration researcher on the situation on the Greek-Turkish border: The EU's silence "can still be corrected"")
Interview with Gerald Knaus
29 February 2020
SRF
("Refugee crisis in idlib - "We urgently need a peace conference"")
interview with Gerald Knaus
28 February 2020
Deutsche Welle
28 February 2020
Redaktionsnetzwerk Deutschland
(""EU-Turkey Statement the only alternative to chaos"")
Interview with Gerald Knaus
28 February 2020
Deutsche Welle
("The Day of 27/02/2020")
video interview with Gerald Knaus on asylum and migration policy (from minute 28:00)
27 February 2020
Falter
("Europe's dead end street")
video debate with Gerald Knaus
27 February 2020
elsaltodiario.com
("Those who cannot be swept under the rug")
27 February 2020
RTL Z
("The EU billions and the ball for an open goal")
27 February 2020
Tiroler Tageszeitung
("EU crisis because of Greek camps is possible, says expert")
26 February 2020
krone.tv
(""We must no longer be dependent on Libya"")
video interview with Gerald Knaus
25 February 2020
MigAzin
("For a partnership between Germany and Nigeria")
17 February 2020
Die Welt
("Spain's "hot deportations"")
14 February 2020
Monitor
("Change yourself")
interview with Kristof Bender
14 February 2020
Lage der Nation
("Thuringia elections, Trump, Lesbos, Assange torture")
interview with Gerald Knaus
07 February 2020
Telepolis
("Libya: More migrants on the way to Europe")
04 February 2020

January

Slobodna Bosna
("SB Interview: Adi Cerimagic, expert for EU integration")
28 January 2020
Nezavisne Novine
("Adnan Cerimagic: Improve the quality of education in Bosnia and Herzegovina")
27 January 2020
Focus
("Dramatic situation in refugee camps: 4 reasons why Europe must act now")
27 January 2020
WDR 5
("Merkel meeting Erdogan: agreement in sight?")
radio interview with Gerald Knaus
25 January 2020
RBB Kulturradio
("Refugee plight in Southern Europe - Municipalities offer help")
Gerald Knaus in radio debate
25 January 2020
Politico
24 January 2020
TRT World
TV interview with Gerald Knaus
24 January 2020
SWR
("Migration expert: 'Saving the refugee deal!'")
radio interview with Gerald Knaus
24 January 2020
SWR2
("Turkey needs the aid as much as it is in the EU's interest")
radio interview with Gerald Knaus
24 January 2020
Deutschlandfunk
("Architect of the refugee deal makes a makes positive assessment")
24 January 2020
BR
("Migration expert Gerald Knaus: 'The refugee deal with Turkey is beneficial to everybody'")
TV interview with Gerald Knaus
24 January 2020
BILD
("BILD interview with the agreement's architect: has the refugee deal with Erdogan failed?")
interview with Gerald Knaus
24 January 2020
NDR
("Knaus: "It's five past twelve on the Greek islands"")
radio interview with Gerald Knaus
24 January 2020
BR24
("Sociologist Knaus in favour of continuing the refugee deal with Turkey")
24 January 2020
Watson
("Why the refugee deal is about to fail - and why the EU is to blame")
interview with Gerald Knaus
24 January 2020
Welt TV
("If people would come to Europe, it would be far more expensive")
TV interview with Gerald Knaus
24 January 2020
Bayern 2 - radioWelt
("Gerald Knaus, migration expert: "We have to create something new"")
radio interview with Gerald Knaus
24 January 2020
ARD Morgenmagazin
("Gerald Knaus, migration researcher, on the refugee agreement with Turkey")
24 January 2020
Monitor online
("EU and Montenegro: 2030 membership in doubt")
23 January 2020
Oldenburger Zeitung
("Migration expert: BAMF should get involved in Greece directly")
23 January 2020
Kurier
("Refugees: How to move on after the Turkey deal")
23 January 2020
n-tv
("Gerald Knaus in "n-tv morning briefing": "right now, nobody has a plan" in refugee policy")
TV interview
23 January 2020
Neue Zürcher Zeitung
("There is only one solution for the migration malaise in the Eastern Mediterranean that is legally correct, humanitarianly acceptable and implementable in realpolitik: the separation of asylum and immigration policy")
22 January 2020
Reporter.al
(" The EU has turned enlargement into a never-ending process")
21 January 2020
ARD
("Report from Berlin")
TV interview with Gerald Knaus
19 January 2020
Osservatorio balcani e caucaso
("Possible models for Europe and the Balkans, between politics and law")
14 January 2020
Neue Zürcher Zeitung
(""On the question of migration European politics has simply failed"")
13 January 2020
Neue Zürcher Zeitung
("The future of migration - Europe's fear and helplessness")
video interview with Gerald Knaus
12 January 2020