Issues of the Week with William Morris of the Next Century Foundation

Rethinking Syria

May 08, 2020 William Season 11 Episode 34
Issues of the Week with William Morris of the Next Century Foundation
Rethinking Syria
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Issues of the Week with William Morris of the Next Century Foundation
Rethinking Syria
May 08, 2020 Season 11 Episode 34
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5.6m refugees have fled Syria; 3.8m of these are in Turkey. Some of the Syrian refugees are moving on to Europe and according to the charity Syria Relief, the Turkish-Greek border is ‘Hell on Earth’. The collapse in the oil price and inflation in Syria ensure living standards will continue to plummet which will drive more toward militancy.

But what is going on behind the scenes?

Show Notes

5.6m refugees have fled Syria; 3.8m of these are in Turkey. Some of the Syrian refugees are moving on to Europe and according to the charity Syria Relief, the Turkish-Greek border is ‘Hell on Earth’. The collapse in the oil price and inflation in Syria ensure living standards will continue to plummet which will drive more toward militancy.

But what is going on behind the scenes?

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