Bosnia should close ‘unacceptable’ migrant camp: Council of Europe

By |december 4th, 2019|Bosnia and Herzegovina, Council of Europe, Dunja Mijatović, News, refugee camps, refugee crisis|

Bosnia should urgently close a temporary migrant camp or people will "start to die" during the winter period, a European human rights official warned Tuesday (3 December).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Bosnia should close ‘unacceptable’ migrant camp: Council of Europe

In new capacity of EPP leader, Tusk vows to fight populism

By |november 21st, 2019|Andrej Plenković, anti-immigration, Croatian Presidency, Donald Tusk, Emmanuel Macron, EPP, EU enlargement, Fidesz, illiberal democracy, News, populism, refugee crisis, Viktor Orbán|

Outgoing EU Council president Donald Tusk pledged Wednesday (20 November)  to fight political populism as he was elected leader of Europe's main conservative parties during their group meeting in Croatia.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za In new capacity of EPP leader, Tusk vows to fight populism

Azerbaijan ‘discourages’ human traffickers

By |november 15th, 2019|Azerbaijan, EU-Azerbaijan relations, human trafficking, News, readmission, refugee crisis, visa facilitation|

Azerbaijan is unlikely to become a transit country for illegal migration because the authorities have “discouraged” international human trafficking rings from taking this route, Vusal Huseynov, the chief of the State Migration Service of Azerbaijan, told EURACTIV.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Azerbaijan ‘discourages’ human traffickers

Asylum-seekers in Greece, Italy hotspots face ‘years of limbo’

By |november 14th, 2019|EASO, European Court of Auditors, Frontex, Greece, hotspots, Italy, News, refugee crisis|

Asylum-seekers crowded into "hotspots" in Greece and Italy face limbo that can drag on for years because of legal bottlenecks and poorly performing EU schemes, a report said Wednesday (13 November).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Asylum-seekers in Greece, Italy hotspots face ‘years of limbo’

EU governments ignore Greek request to share refugee burden

By |november 6th, 2019|child refugees, News, refugee allocation, refugee camps, refugee crisis|

Greek minister responsible for migration Michalis Chrisochoidis sent a letter to his EU counterparts to share a burden of 4,000 unaccompanied minor refugees on Greek islands, but just one responded.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU governments ignore Greek request to share refugee burden

Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland ‘breached EU law’ by refusing refugees

By |november 1st, 2019|anti-immigration, Czech Republic, ECJ, European Court of Justice, Hungary, News, Poland, refugee crisis, Viktor Orbán|

The Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland likely broke EU law by refusing to take in asylum-seekers at the height of the refugee crisis in 2015, the top EU court's legal advisor said Thursday (31 October).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland ‘breached EU law’ by refusing refugees

Horror truck investigation highlights need of closer police cooperation

By |oktober 25th, 2019|Brexit, China, human trafficking, News, refugee crisis, UK|

Police were given more time on Thursday (24 October) to question a driver arrested on suspicion of murder after 39 people, believed to be Chinese nationals, were found dead in a refrigerated truck near London, with the investigation focusing on human t...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Horror truck investigation highlights need of closer police cooperation

Erdogan thanks Orban for ‘support at the international stage’

By |oktober 15th, 2019|ethnic cleansing, Hungary, Kurds, News, pan-Turkism, populism, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Syrian war, Viktor Orbán|

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán met in Baku on Tuesday (15 October), on the fringes of the Turkic Council, a group of countries speaking the same family of languages, which Hungary wants to join.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Erdogan thanks Orban for ‘support at the international stage’

Bulgaria PM will ask EU leaders to stop criticising Erdogan

By |oktober 14th, 2019|Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, Common Asylum policy, Donald Tusk, EU summit, Gulenists, human rights, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Syrian war, Turkey|

European Council President Donald Tusk strongly opposed Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Friday (11 October), warning him to stop blackmailing Europe. A day earlier, Erdoğan had threatened to send 3.6 million refugees to Europe if leaders continued to call...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Bulgaria PM will ask EU leaders to stop criticising Erdogan

Greece calls for more NATO ships to patrol Aegean Sea following Turkey’s Syria offensive

By |oktober 11th, 2019|Aegean Sea, Cyprus, Jens Stoltenberg, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Migration, Nato, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Syria, Turkey|

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Thursday (10 October) called on NATO to increase naval patrols in the Aegean Sea after a threat by Turkey to open Europe's doors to more than three million migrants.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Greece calls for more NATO ships to patrol Aegean Sea following Turkey’s Syria offensive