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Schengen controls extend as calls grow for unified “European Border and...

Internal Schengen border controls will be extended for six months, the European Commission announced on Wednesday. The Schengen Area provides passport-free travel amongst 26 European countries...

EU Commission mulls European asylum reform

Against the backdrop of the refugee influx into Europe, the EU Commission has offered several options for reforming the Common European Asylum System (CEAS). Speaking...

Mediterranean refugee crossings halve in March, figures show

Refugees arrivals from across the Mediterranean halved in March compared to the previous month, according to newly released UNHCR figures. The UN agency reported that...

Europe moves toward a unified migrants policy, but divisions remain

The European Commission has approved funding to help members deal with the influx of migrants, but member states fear not enough is being done.