How can we understand the paradox whereby migrant deaths and increased resources develop concomitantly?
The answer is no. It is not only within Europe that defects in European liberal democracy are aiding the rise of rightwing populism.
By securitizing migration, EU leaders have appeared to address the needs of European audiences more than those of Libyan stakeholders.
The EU can and must show leadership in managing refugee movements effectively in accordance with international law.
The last thing the region needs is more “attention” from the European Union.
The European Union is an obstacle to Balkan Development. The desire to get into the European Union is an even bigger obstacle.