Daily Archives: October 16, 2015

Migrant Arrivals Reached 170,000 in September

“EU migrant arrivals 170,000 in Sept. – Frontex,” by Alastair Mcdonald for the Reuters: Some 170,000 irregular migrants entered the European Union in September, the bloc’s border agency Frontex said on Tuesday, taking the total for the year so far … Continue reading

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Europe Tigthens Its Internal Borders

“Migrant Crises Leads to Calls to Tighten Borders in Europe,” by Andrew Higgins for the New York Times: Eager to push the migration crisis back beyond their own frontiers, European leaders agreed late Thursday to strengthen border controls and endorsed … Continue reading

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European Union Boosts Power of Frontex

“E.U. boosts power of border agency to deport migrants,” by Michael Birnbaum for the Washington Post: Stepping up European attempts to clear away hundreds of thousands of migrants whose asylum claims have been denied, E.U. leaders early Friday bolstered the … Continue reading

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