EU-Turkey agreement under way

EPA/ARMANDO BABANI

Migrants stuck at the Greek border with FYROM.

EU-Turkey agreement under way


The EU Commission made today a proposal to implement the EU-Turkey agreement on refugees: 54,000 places would be allocated for the resettlement of Syrians from Turkey. Still, a lot of confusion surrounds the implementation of the EU-Turkey agreement.

With the amendment proposed today, 54,000 places which were foreseen for relocations will now be available for the purpose of resettling Syrians from Turkey to the EU. The Commission insisted that the figure of 54.000 is mandatory, that is: membe...


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