Refugee crisis will feature at G20 leaders summit: Turkey

Migrants sit in Bodrum, southwest Turkey, after been rescued from a sinking ship trying to reach the Greek island of Kos on August 18, 2015The unprecedented migrant outflow from the Middle East and North Africa will feature high on the agenda at a summit of the world’s top 20 economies in November, a Turkish minister said on Saturday. “The refugee issue is more about geopolitical risks and the humanitarian matters caused by them,” Deputy Prime Minister Cevdet Yilmaz said after a two-day conference in Ankara of G20 finance ministers and central bank chiefs. Turkey, the G20’s president this year, will host the summit in Antalya on November 15-16.

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