Secretary General

Thorbjørn Jagland visits Altınözü refugee camp near Turkey’s Syrian border


Thorbjørn Jagland visits Altinozu refugee camp near Turkey’s Syrian border
Thorbjørn Jagland 

Hatay, 06/02/2013 - By invitation of Turkish Justice Minister Sadullah Ergin, Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland, visited the Altınözü refugee camp near the Syrian border where he exchanged views with refugees and officials. Turkey, a founding member state of the Council of Europe, currently hosts some 170.000 Syrian refugees.

Secretary General – Interview 






Read also:


Secretary General makes official visit to Turkey

"Freedom of expression strengthens democracy", says Jagland in Ankara

Turkey and the Council of Europe



Other news

Press Releases