En EU-Turkey readmission agreement- undermining the rights of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers

On 21 June, 2012, Commissioner Cecilia Malmström met the Turkish ambassador in Brussels to officially initial – in other words preliminarily agree on – a readmission agreement between the European Union (EU) and Turkey. Once the signature and ratification steps are completed, the agreement will allow both parties to return foreign nationals irregularly entering and/or residing on their territories.

An EU-Turkey Readmission Agreement-Undermining the rights of Migrants, Refugees and Asylum Seekers? | Euromedrights


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