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People in Germany rally in support of refugees, September 17, 2018
Help being given to a boat that overturned off the coast of Libya, rescued by the Italian Coast Guard and the Catalan NGO Activa Open Arms, in a photo that the NGO posted on its Twitter account
Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte and Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz | Credit: ANSA/ETTORE FERRARI
Orban has opposed EU migrant policies since the onset of the refugee crisis in 2015 | Credit: Picture Alliance/dpa/S. Hoppe
Both leaders emphasized the need to bolster Frontex, the EU's border management agency
The EU wants to streamline migration issues across the bloc - including deportations | Credit: picture alliance
The EU hopes to consolidate its asylum procedures with the help of EASO | Credit: Picture Alliance/AP Photo/M. Schreiber
Practical information about asylum procedures and requests directly to your mobile phone
The EU plans on significantly increasing the number of employees working for Frontex
Migrants in Croatia, in tents set in front of the Hungarian wall. PHOTO/ARCHIVE/ANSA/DRAGAN PETROVIC
EU Commissioner for migration and home affairs Dimitris Avramopoulos | Credit: ANSA
Sub-Saharan migrants celebrate as they wait outside of the Temporary Migrant Centre in Ceuta, the Spanish enclave in Morocco, on August 22, 2018, after some 200 people managed to climb over the border fence between Morocco and Spain. Credit: EPA/JOSE M. RINCON