Slovakia to sue EU over migrant quotas


Participants hold flags and banner during an anti-immigration rally organised by an initiative called 'Stop Islamisation of Europe' and backed by the far-right 'People's Party-Our Slovakia' in Bratislava, Slovakia, 12 September 2015.

Slovakia to sue EU over migrant quotas

The European Union’s controversial quota plan to distribute 160,000 refugees and migrants across the bloc will be appealed by Slovakia.

“The justice ministry, together with representatives of relevant ministries, is working on preparing the lawsuit,” justice ministry spokeswoman Alexandra Donevova told the Agence France-Press (AFP). She said it would be “submitted before December 18”.

Bratislava intends to lodge the suit with the European Court of Justice, which adjudicates in di...

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