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UK needs more migrants to avoid Brexit catastrophe | May 23, 2017

The British economy needs 200,000 migrants per year, double the Conservative target, in order to avoid the “catastrophic economic consequences” connected with Brexit.

Poland is to carry out referendum on acceptance of refugees and is ready to have legal proceedings with EU – Ministry of Foreign Affairs | May 23, 2017

Poland is ready for confrontation with the European Union if it is forced to accept refugees according to the quotas.

French President urges EU countries to adhere to migration policy | May 23, 2017

The President of France Emmanuel Macron urged to speed up the adoption of new measured within the framework of the migration policy of the European Union.

5,000 migrants rescued near Libyan coast | May 23, 2017

Nearly 5,000 migrants set off to Italy were rescued near Libyan coast during the period from Thursday to Saturday morning.

Feldman expressed condolences to relatives of Manchester terrorist attack victims | May 23, 2017

Terrorism is now one of the main threats to human life and safety, and the civilized world appeared to be not ready for this scenario.

Poland’s Minister of Interior considers acceptance of refugees worse than EU sanctions | May 18, 2017

It will be better for Poland to be subject to the EU sanctions than to agree to accept refugees according to the quotas.

European Commission threatens to punish some EU countries for refusal to accept migrants | May 18, 2017

The European Commission warned Austria, Hungary and Poland about the legal consequences if the countries are not starting to accept the defined number of asylum seekers, who illegally arrived in Greece and Italy.

Denmark to extend border control for more than 6 months | May 18, 2017

Denmark declared on Tuesday that it may ignore the European Union directive about the cancelation of temporary restrictions on the border during the next 6 months, unless the EU secured its external borders from illegal migrants.

Hungary and Slovakia contest migrant quotas in European Court of Justice | May 15, 2017

The European Court of Justice started the hearing of the case of Hungary and Slovakia concerning the migrant quotas, as both countries stated that the EU’s decision about refugee relocation quotas was made in 2015 with violations.

Latvia is to build 120 km fence on Belarus border for EUR 9.6 mln | May 15, 2017

A 120 km fence will be built on the border between Latvia and Belarus.