#GreekGov acceptance of the No Way Out in #NorthAegean isles due to EU-Turkey deal causing repetititve resignations in Ministry of Migration
|Posted by moodhacker on November 4, 2016 at 4:05 AM|
The third consecutive resignation within seven months has sent, reportedly, the Secretary General for Migration Policy Mr. Vasilis Papadopoulos, following the example of the previous Secretary General Odysseas Voudouris who resigned nearly two months ago .
The resignation of Mr. Papadopoulos brings to light the "Free Press" explaining that the resignation denounces the situation in the Greek islands "with the ever growing concentration of migrant and refugee population" as well as other "refugee issues."
Its the third resignation Mr. Papadopoulos sent to Alexis Tsipras and the Minister of Internal Affairs Panagiotis Kouroumblis since October 26, by the second been sent on June 17 the Deputy Minister of Migration Gianni Mouzala, and the first being deposited by 20 March, again to the Prime Minister. On his first resignation by March the causes of resignation were explained straight to the Prime Minister, referring straight to the EU-Turkey agreement signed on March 18, the newspaper writes.
In his latest resignation this time, Mr. Papadopoulos is openly citing his disagreement with "the persistence on continuing the resolute implementation of the agreement, which raises issues both in terms of International Law of Refugees and of the consequences on the Greek islands, especially of the North Aegean Sea, with the ever growing concentration of migrant and refugee population. "
The previous General Secretary of Migration Odysseus Voudouris, who has worked for the Doctors Without Borders NGO for years before becoming a secteratry In the ministry next to Yiannis Mouzalas, had included in his resignation acute complaints about maladministration, super-costings and photographic processes for budgets and deals, from the side of the Daputy Minister Gianni Mouzala.
'What the hell is happening in this Ministry which rules the present and the future of our islands and the livs of the people on those islands", asks LesvosVoice media on today's post.
Why do they resign one after the other, and what's behind ?
What are the Secretaries of this Ministry of Migration scared of when talking about the islands of Northern Aegean and finally, Why does is Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras not at all concerned despite the repetitive resignations arriving in the hands?
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