France will ask EU for tighter travel rules

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France will ask EU for tighter travel rules


France will ask EU to tighten rules on passport checks on member countries' own citizens entering and leaving the Schengen free-travel zone in the wake of the attacks in Paris, to make it harder for European jihadists to return from Syria unnoticed.

At the United Nations, Frances is circulating a Security Council resolution that seeks to unite the international community in combating the Islamic State.

The proposal on travel rules is among several to be presented by France to a crisis meet...


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