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EU ministers push forward ’emergency brake’ for visa-free travel

Ministers at the Council of the European Union announced plans for an 'emergency brake' on visa-free travel, after France and Germany proposed curbing travel...

Visa-free travel for Turks going to Europe

The European Commission will press ahead with visa-free travel for Turkish citizens under conditions related to the migrant influx, as part of a controversial EU-Turkey deal. This...

Europe warns Turkey of “serious backsliding on fundamental freedoms”

MEPs slammed Turkey on human rights progress in a report on Thursday, 14th of May. The resolution, passed by 375 votes, criticised Turkey’s compliance...

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...

Poland revokes pledge to accept refugees after Brussels attacks

Prime Minister Beata Szydło has stated that Poland will not take any refugees, a day after the terror attacks on Brussels. In January, Szydło announced that 400...

NATO warns Russia over Turkish airspace intrusion, Syria bombing campaign

NATO has warned Russia after jets intrude on Turkish airspace, and Russia continues Syrian bombing campaign.