The European union saw the launch of the European Border and Coast Guard Agency last week. Meanwhile, Italy, feeling increased pressure from a surge in people landing on its coasts, is calling for a deal in the style of the EU-Turkey agreement, this time between the EU and Africa.
Standing at the Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint on the Bulgarian-Turkish border, EU and Bulgarian officials presented the EU’s new agency that is an evolution of Frontex, and will tackle external border management. On sit...


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