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Emmanuel Macron and Valérie Pécresse share the electorate of the center-right and right | Photo: Reuters
EU Home Affairs Commissioner Ylva Johansson meets French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin at the Informal Meeting of EU Interieror Ministers in France on February 02 and 03, 2022 | Source: European Commission Audiovisual Portal
French President Emmanuel Macron removes his face mask prior making his speech during the informal meeting of interior ministers in Tourcoing, France, February 2, 2022 | Photo: EPA/YOAN VALAT / POOL
Still from a video shot from a drone shows officers of the Specialised Unit for State Border Control apprehending a group of migrants outside of Ljubljana on 29 May 2020 | Source: Screenshot from the Interior Ministry of the Republic of Slovenia
The EU wants 13 countries to show more willingness to cooperate over the readmission of rejected asylum seekers | Photo: Picture-alliance/E. Gubisch
The court yard of the CRA centre in Mesnil-Amelot, near Paris, on April 26, 2019. Photo: Maëva Poulet / InfoMigrants.
Border controls are rare in Germany, as the country is part of the EU's Schengen zone of free movement | Photo:S. Hoppe / Picture-alliance/dpa
Police officers of European Border and Coast Guard on duty at a check point at the Bulgarian-Turkish borders | Photo: EPA/ORESTIS PANAGIOTOU
Reports of alleged pushbacks in the Aegean Sea have been mounting over 2020 | Photo: AegeanBoatReport
The drones are aimed at detecting irregular border crossings | Photo: picture alliance
yprus is the most eastern EU country and located much closer to Syria and Turkey than the rest of the EU | Credit: France24
A group of migrants attempting to cross into Croatia gather around tents erected near the Maljevac border crossing, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 25 October 2018 | Photo: EPA/FEHIM DEMIR