Bulgaria, Greece & Cyprus in joint statement on migration situation in eastern Mediterranean

3 October 2019
358 Views

Bulgaria, Greece and Cyprus will make a joint statement on the importance of the migration situation in the eastern Mediterranean at the next meeting of the EU’s justice and home affairs council on October 7 and 8, Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry said.

The Bulgarian media statement said that the three countries had three objectives.

The first was to reiterate that the frontier countries along the Eastern Mediterranean Route are also facing the migration challenges Europe is facing.

The second was to encourage European partners, the European Commission and other European institutions to take action and also address the persistently disproportionate migration challenges facing these countries, the statement said.

The third was to emphasize the need for specific measures at EU level in the context of European solidarity and responsibility, with a fair distribution of burdens, through first-country relocation, a credible return-to-third-party policy and broader support for the EU countries directly concerned.

You may be interested

Mitsotakis-Erdogan phone call after the 6.7 Richter earthquake
POLITICS
shares41 views
POLITICS
shares41 views

Mitsotakis-Erdogan phone call after the 6.7 Richter earthquake

makis - Oct 30, 2020

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis had a telephone conversation with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the aftermath of the…

Nice Muslim terrorist arrived in France from Lampedusa – Watch the moment of his arrest (video)
SLIDE
shares45 views
SLIDE
shares45 views

Nice Muslim terrorist arrived in France from Lampedusa – Watch the moment of his arrest (video)

makis - Oct 29, 2020

A Tunisian man who arrived in Europe with a group of migrants rescued off the coast of Lampedusa in Italy…

Two Greek hotels win TUI top awards
GREECE
shares43 views
GREECE
shares43 views

Two Greek hotels win TUI top awards

Panos - Oct 29, 2020

Two Greek hotels are among the 16 winners of the TUI Global Hotel Awards, a great distinction that boosts the international visibility of the…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.