Fight against Illegal Immigration : Greece, Malta, Italy and Cyprus Demand Concrete Actions
The fight against illegal immigration still has to be invented, according to a letter sent, on 13 January, by four European countries - Greece, Malta, Italy and Cyprus - to the Czech EU Presidency and the European Commission. Two days later, at the informal Home Affairs Council in Prague, the ministers from these same countries, where most illegal immigrants enter the Union in search of a better life, pressed their European partners for concrete common actions to guarantee deportations.
The signatories - Roberto Maroni (Italy), Prokopis Pavlopoulos (Greece), Carmelo Mifsud Bonnici (Malta) and Neoklis Sylikiotis (Cyprus) - urged the Council to "take all measures necessary to …
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Publication information: Article title: Fight against Illegal Immigration : Greece, Malta, Italy and Cyprus Demand Concrete Actions. Contributors: Not available. Magazine title: Europe-East. Publication date: January 29, 2009. Page number: 242800. © 2009 Europolitics. COPYRIGHT 2009 Gale Group.
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