Only 16% of asylum seekers in Greece to be sent to Turkey, despite EU deal

By |februar 12th, 2018|asylum policy, EASO, EU-Turkey deal, Greece, Greek islands, hotspots, human rights, News, refugee crisis, Syrian war, UNHCR|

Only "16% of asylum seekers" who have arrived in Greece are likely to be sent to Turkey despite a controversial EU deal, the former head of Greece's asylum service said Sunday.

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MEP on EU-Turkey deal: Processing of asylum applications is being delayed

By |november 15th, 2017|Barbara Lochbihler, EASO, EU-Turkey deal, Greece, News, refugee camps, refugee crisis|

More than a year since the EU-Turkey Agreement, a European immigration law is still distant but badly needed. The European distribution mechanism does not work due to the lack of receptiveness of many EU member states, MEP Barbara Lochbihler told EURAC...

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EASO: Vast majority of migrants arriving in Italy not eligible for relocation

By |julij 5th, 2017|EASO, Estonian Presidency, EU asylum policy, EU-Turkey deal, Italy, Libya, News, Nigeria, refugee crisis, relocation|

Migration routes have shifted to Italy, and the country is putting pressure on its EU peers to share the burden. But most migrants arriving in Italian ports are ineligible for relocation, as they come from countries with very low recognition rates of a...

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