Austria to discuss migration with Balkan neighbours

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Austria's Interior Minister Johanna Mikl-Leitner speaks to reporters upon arrival prior to a informal meeting of the EU-ministers of Interior and Justice at the Scheepsvaartmuseum (Maritime Museum) in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 25 January 2016.

Austria to discuss migration with Balkan neighbours


Balkan states have been invited to a meeting on migration in Vienna by Austrian leaders following the country's move to limit asylum applicants to 80 per day.

Interior Minister Johanna Mikl-Leitner and Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz sent invitations to Albania, Bosnia, Bulgaria, Kosovo, Croatia, FYROM, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia, Mikl-Leiter's office said in a statement.

The meeting, to include Defence Minister Peter Doskozil, is planned on February 24 in advance of a separate Europe...


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