French debate on setting migration quotas reopened

By |februar 18th, 2019|"great national debate", Dublin System, Emmanuel Macron, France, migrant crisis, News|

The question of setting migration quotas in France has come back to the forefront through the 'great debate' initiated by Emmanuel Macron.

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Germany seals deal with Spain to return registered asylum seekers

By |avgust 9th, 2018|Dublin System, Germany, Horst Seehofer, Migration, News, Pedro Sanchez, refugee crisis, Spain|

Berlin and Madrid finalised an agreement on Monday (6 August) that will see asylum seekers that reach Germany via Spain returned to the Iberian nation.

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Kurz pledges to shield Schengen as border dispute unfolds

By |julij 3rd, 2018|Austrian Presidency, CDU/CSU, Dublin System, European Parliament, migration crisis, News, refugee crisis, Sebastian Kurz|

Austrian Prime Minister Sebastian Kurz prioritised the protection of the external borders during his country's EU Presidency stint, in order to safeguard the Schengen area, as a recent deal between Germany’s conservative parties could lead to a resurrection of the bloc's internal borders.

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EU summit approves tortured conclusions on migration after sleepless night

By |junij 29th, 2018|Angela Merkel, disembarkation platforms, Dublin System, EU summit, EU-Turkey deal, German coalition, Giuseppe Conte, Italy, Lega Nord, News, populism, refugee crisis, secondary movements, Visegrad Four|

EU leaders reached a much-needed deal on steps to tackle migration after resolving a bitter row with Italy's inexperienced prime minister. Extended talks lasted through the night and only wrapped up on Friday morning (29 June). 

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EU summit approves tortured conclusions on migration after sleepless night

By |junij 29th, 2018|Angela Merkel, disembarkation platforms, Dublin System, EU summit, EU-Turkey deal, German coalition, Giuseppe Conte, Italy, Lega Nord, News, populism, refugee crisis, secondary movements, Visegrad Four|

EU leaders reached a much-needed deal on steps to tackle migration after resolving a bitter row with Italy's inexperienced prime minister. Extended talks lasted through the night and only wrapped up on Friday morning (29 June). 

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Conte and Macron compare notes on migration at mini-summit

By |junij 24th, 2018|Alexis Tsipras, asylum policy, Dublin System, Emmanuel Macron, Giuseppe Conte, immigrant quotas, News, refugee crisis|

Sixteen EU heads of state and government held an emergency summit in Brussels on Sunday (24 June) to discuss migration - a crisis with a destructive potential for the EU. No results were announced, but sources said the discussions had largely revolved ...

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If we fail to reform the Dublin Regulation, everybody loses – especially children

By |junij 22nd, 2018|Asylum seekers, border controls, child refugees, Dublin System, migrant children, migrant crisis, News, relocation, unaccompanied minors|

If European leaders won't agree on a working intra-European solidarity mechanism, Europe's free movement zone will be at risk and many more children will lose their lives trying to reach safety and shelter in Europe, writes Karen Mets.

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Tensions build ahead of hastily prepared migration meeting

By |junij 22nd, 2018|Angela Merkel, Austrian Presidency, Bulgarian Presidency, CSU, Dublin System, Emmanuel Macron, EU summit, European asylum policy, German coalition, German elections 2017, Giuseppe Conte, Italian elections 2018, Jean-Claude Juncker, News, refugee crisis, Sebastian Kurz, Viktor Orbán, Visegrad Four|

Jean-Claude Juncker's invitation to a handful of EU leaders for an informal mini-summit on Sunday (27 June) to discuss migration and asylum appears to have raised more issues than the meeting can solve.

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Macron wins Merkel’s backing on budget for eurozone

By |junij 20th, 2018|Angela Merkel, digital tax, Dublin System, Emmanuel Macron, ESM, EU asylum policy, EU summit, eurozone budget, eurozone reform, Ireland, Luxembourg, Mark Rutte, News, refugee crisis, Schengen|

French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday (19 June) won German Chancellor Angela Merkel's backing for reforms that are aimed at bolstering the eurozone against crises, including a vaunted budget for the bloc.

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‘Disembarkation platforms’ outside EU considered to end migrant row

By |junij 20th, 2018|Dublin System, EU asylum policy, EU summit, Libya, News, refugee crisis, Tunisia|

The EU is considering setting up "disembarkation platforms" outside the bloc to process migrants, according to draft summit conclusions seen Tuesday (19 June) by AFP, as Brussels tries to solve a political crisis over immigration.

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