PISM Strategic File no. 2 (83): Schengen’s Future in Light of the Refugee Crisis
12 FEB 2016 Strategic File

The next issue of PISM Strategic Files by Elżbieta Kaca

The EU actions to secure the border between Greece and Turkey in order to restrain the flow of migrants face several limitations. In this light, the increased and uncontrolled flow of immigrants into the EU has prompted some Member States to call for restoring EU internal borders up to two years. This solution does not mean dismantling the Schengen zone, but modification of Schengen for security reasons, which would not threaten the European project.