Readmission Agreement between Turkey and the EU enters into force

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"Thanks to this agreement it will be possible to swiftly return persons who are irregularly residing on the territories of the Parties in full respect of international law and fundamental rights," Malmström said.

Commissioner Malmström said this is important for progress in the visa liberalisation regime

European Commissioner for Home Affairs, Cecilia Malmström, welcomed the today's entry into force of the Readmission Agreement between Turkey and the EU. Commissioner said that this "represents important progress in the perspective of visa liberalisation."

Commissioner Malmström said: "I welcome today's entry into force of the Readmission Agreement between Turkey and the EU. It concludes a long process and represents a significant step forward. Thanks to this...

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