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The EU wants to clean up its act when it comes to migration but fails to agree on many of the fundamentals | COPYRIGHT: picture-alliance/dpa/J. Stratenschulte
The first anchor center in the Bavarian city of Ingolstadt opened in July 2019 | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/M. Balk
 Former Norwegian minister Svein Ludvigsen | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/Stian Lysberg Solum
Syrian refugees living in a refugee camp near Athens protest outside the migration ministry to demand better living conditions, Athens, Greece, 15 October 2018 | EPA/ORESTIS PANAGIOTOU
A woman in front of an Ofpra agent in Niger in 2018. Credit: Mehdi Chebil.
Migrants disembark from the Mare Jonio ship on the Italian island of Lampedusa on May 10, 2019 | Photo: ANSA/Elio Desiderio
A refugee in Thessaloniki | Photo: DW/Marianna Karakoulaki
A police officer patrols the temporary border fence along the Hungarian-Serbian border near Roszke, 180 kilometers southeast of Budapest, Hungary | Photo: EPA/ZOLTAN GERGELY KELEMAN
Asylum seekers in Germany | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/D.Karmann
Germany's Interior Minister Horst Seehofer | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/K.Nietteld
Migrants along the Hungarian-Serbian border | Photo: Getty Images/AFP/C.Segesvari
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