All posts tagged Europe migrant crisis

July 9, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria returned a total of 1755 non-EU nationals to their countries in 2017 after issuing them orders to leave, according to figures released by EU statistics agency Eurostat on July […]

Merkel advocates bilateral, trilateral deals over migrants to EU

June 24, 2018, by Deutsche Welle

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday downplayed expectations that the EU summit next Thursday will be able to come to a full agreement to deal wi ...

Borissov: Bulgaria showed that as a front-line country, it can cope with refugee pressure

June 24, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov, speaking on June 24 ahead of a meeting of EU leaders on migration and asylum, said that Bulgaria had proved t ...

Where do EU countries stand on migration?

June 24, 2018, by Deutsche Welle

For EU member states, trying to find a common solution to irregular migration has exposed the fault lines that divide the bloc. Here’s where s ...