Archive for March 18th, 2016

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March 18, 2016, by VOANews

The European Union and Turkey reached a provisional deal Friday to curb the unprecedented influx of migrants into Europe. EU President Donald Tusk recommended that leaders of the 28-member bloc […]

Europe migrant crisis: Bulgaria, Macedonia hold joint exercise at border

March 18, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Border Police and military personnel from Bulgaria and the Republic of Macedonia began on March 18 a joint exercise aimed at practising responding to ...

EU, Turkey approve migration deal

March 18, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

The European Union and Turkey have reached a landmark deal to ease the EU’s ongoing refugee crisis. The accord is reportedly still to be approve ...

Bulgaria has detained 1124 migrants and refugees since the start of 2016 – IOM

March 18, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

From the start of 2016 to March 16, Bulgarian authorities apprehended a total of 1124 migrants and refugees entering the country irregularly from the ...

  • EU migrant deal with Turkey in sight at Brussels summit
    March 18, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    Gathered for a make-or-break summit on clinching a migrant deal with Turkey, EU leaders have agreed their position. The bloc will now deliver their proposal to Turkish leaders. It was […]

  • EU agrees on deal for sending migrants to Turkey
    March 18, 2016, by VOANews

    European Union leaders have agreed on a plan to send thousands of migrants from Syria and elsewhere to Turkey, in exchange for financial aid and political concessions to Ankara. But […]

  • Slovakia: Fico rules on – with three partners
    March 18, 2016, by The Slovak Spectator

    The unexpected election results in Slovakia produced a ruling coalition that seemed highly unlikely even some days after the elections. Smer, who has been ruling the country for four years on […]