Commission expects Greek reply to allegations of migrants’ mistreatment

By |oktober 30th, 2019|EU migration policy, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, migration crisis, News|

The European Commission expects the Greek authorities to follow up on the allegations of the Turkish ministry of foreign affairs over migrants’ mistreatment and the illegal practice of “pushback”, a Commission spokesperson has said. The tension between Athens and Ankara...

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Italy seizes migrant rescue vessel, another to disembark

By |september 3rd, 2019|Dublin regulation, EU migration policy, Giuseppe Conte, News|

Italian authorities on Monday (2 September) seized the rescue vessel Eleonore, disembarking the around 100 migrants aboard after it entered Italian territorial waters despite a ban.

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Greece calls on EU for fairer distribution of migrants

By |avgust 13th, 2019|EU migration policy, Greece, News|

Greece on Monday (12 August) called on the EU for a fairer sharing of the migrant burden amid deep concern over a sharp increase in arrivals on some islands in recent weeks.

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Minister: EU-Morocco pact is about having relationship we both deserve

By |julij 10th, 2019|EU migration policy, EU-Morocco, global migration pact, Maghreb countries, News|

A week after the EU and Morocco launched plans for an ambitious new trade and political deal at the Morocco-EU Association Council, Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita explained in an exclusive interview how his country wants to build its relationship with...

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Europe’s invisible new border

By |julij 5th, 2019|EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa, EU migration policy, Maghreb countries, News, Sahel, UNHCR|

The EU has quietly outsourced migration control to countries in North Africa and the Sahel. But the human cost is high, and many migrants still remain determined to reach Europe.

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Italy holds Netherlands, EU ‘responsible’ for migrant boat

By |junij 24th, 2019|EU migration policy, Italy, Lybia, Matteo Salvini, migration crisis, News, The Netherlands|

Italy's hardline Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said he would hold the Netherlands and the European Union "responsible" for the fate of 42 migrants that Rome has blocked from disembarking at Italian ports for over a week.

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Migrant deaths in the Mediterranean decreased in 2018, UN agency says

By |januar 3rd, 2019|EU migration policy, immigration, News, refugee crisis, UNHCR|

The number of migrants who died or went missing attempting to cross the Mediterranean fell by more than a quarter in 2018 compared to 2,262 in the previous year, the UN refugee agency said on Thursday (3 January).

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In May 2019, Europe will vote about migration

By |september 27th, 2018|2019 European elections, EU migration policy, Matteo Salvini, News, Pedro Sanchez, Spain|

Shortly after settling in at La Moncloa, Spain's new prime minister, Pedro Sánchez, welcomed the ship Aquarius after it was rejected by the Italian government. But a few months later, his immigration policy changed, writes Beatriz Becerra.

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Europe is no ‘menu à la carte’, Macron tells Visegrad four and Salvini

By |september 20th, 2018|Brexit, Brexit negotiations, EU migration policy, News|

EU leaders poured cold water on Theresa May's Brexit plans at an informal summit in Salzburg on Thursday (20 September) but they remained divided over migration, with French president Emmanuel Macron launching a broadside at the EU's ‘troublesome’ member states.

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EU-Arab States summit and Irish border on EU’s informal meeting agenda

By |september 20th, 2018|Angela Merkel, Arab League, Brexit, EPP Group, EU migration policy, EU summit, future europe, Irish border, News, refugee crisis, Viktor Orbán|

As EU Head of States were gathering 19 September in Salzburg (Austria) for an informal meeting, both Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and President of the EU Council Donald Tusk said they will promote the idea among member states of an EU-Arab States summit on migration next February as well as an additional meeting on Brexit next November.

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