With the suspicion that two newly-registered refugees carried out the November Paris attacks, this Alert explores – and debunks – fears that refugee flows from the Middle East have become a backchannel for terrorists entering Europe.
In the media/comments
Nicu Popescu was interviewed for the article 'Cum s-a transformat „povestea de succes” a Moldovei în relația cu UE într-un eșec usturător pentru moldoveni'. (In Romanian)
Radio Free Europe
Florence Gaub was quoted in the article 'Comment vaincre militairement l’État islamique ?'.
Associate Analyst José Luengo-Cabrera was interviewed about the crisis in Burkina Faso.
EUISS Alert 30 was mentioned in the article 'Bitcoin: Islamic State's online currency venture'.