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Macron (l.) and Conte (r.) are inching forward to a solution in the redistribution of migrants | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/R. De Luca
Ursula von der Leyen speaks at the European Commission and announces her new team | Photo: Reuters / Y. Herman
Incoming President of the EU Commission Ursula von der Leyen wants to bolster FRONTEX | Photo: picture-alliance/Photoshot/Zhang Cheng
Incoming European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen | Photo: EPA/Olivier Hoslet
Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte, flanked by Foreign Affairs Minister Luigi Di Maio, during his address to the Lower House ahead of a vote of confidence in Rome, Italy, on September 9, 2019 | Photo: ANSA/Angelo Carconi
Huts in a refugee camp in Cyprus | Photo: DW/M. Karakoulaki
A refugee camp in Islahiye, Gaziantep province, Turkey | Photo: picture alliance/L.Pitarakis
European Parliament president David Sassoli | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/PATRICK SEEGER
Migrants and refugees wait in line to receive supplies from the Red Cross at the Vucijak camp outside Bihac, Bosnia | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/A.Alic
Refugees play football in the Moria refuge camp, on the island of Lesbos in Greece | Photo: EPA/PETER KLAUNZER
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
An officer patrolling for the European border patrol agency Frontex | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/Christian Charisius