Raymond H. Chester

Lieutenant Colonel Raymond H. Chester, U.S. Air Force, is currently assigned to U.S. Strategic Command, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. He has a Bachelors in Information Systems Management from Park University, a Masters in Information Systems Management from Trident University, and a Masters in Military Operational Arts & Science from Air University. Prior to his current assignment, Lt Col Chester served in Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Afghanistan, and numerous CONUS assignments over 28 years of service.

This paper aims to examine the issues of mass migration to Europe, its impact on European security and provide practical policy recommendations.