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Iraqi Kurdish diplomat: Helping Middle East now would be cost-effective for Europe

Wed, 2018-05-30 04:32
Europe should engage in the Middle East by providing technical aid and promoting investment and programmes that enhance tolerance and peaceful coexistence, says Falah Mustafa Bakir. "If we don't address the needs of people on the ground, they will become asylum seekers at the doors of Europe," he said in an interview.
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Innovation in animal health: Sifting the tangible actions from the political ideas

Wed, 2018-05-30 04:28
Over the past fifty years, the EU has done a stellar job in moving from a very fragmented national approach to animal disease control to a progressively more harmonised system of animal health measures, disease surveillance, diagnosis and control, writes Roxane Feller.  
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Commission proposes more spending on Italy and south, less on Visegrad Four

Wed, 2018-05-30 04:24
The European Union's executive proposed on Tuesday (29 May) to spend more of the bloc's money on Italy and other southern states hit by the economic and migration crises, while giving less to the Visegrad Four countries refusing to accept refugees.
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MEP: We have to prevent games with multiple identities in Asylum System

Wed, 2018-05-30 04:21
Since 2016, the EU is working on the reform of the Common European Asylum System (CEAS). Particularly tricky is the creation of a new Dublin IV agreement, clarifying which country is responsible for the asylum application of a person. EURACTIV Germany reports.
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