IOM chief calls EU to implement more refugee policies

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Director General of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) William Lacy Swing said that the EU needs to adopt policies to ensure the dignified return of refugees who do not qualify for EU asylum.


EU needs to adopt more policies regarding the refugee crisis to fully protect the refugees and help the migrants to have a dignified return in case they do not qualify for asylum, Director General of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) William Lacy Swing said today.

Swing underscored that care needed to be taken when dealing with asylum seekers who do not neatly fit into the category of refugees. “Many of those on the move defy easy categorization. Many will be covered by the 1...


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