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Latest update : 2016-10-24

EU bargains with Africa over migration

As France begins to dismantle the sprawling refugee camp in Calais, Germany and other EU states want migrants and refugees in their countries to be sent back to Greece. Meanwhile, Italy recently overtook Greece as the country with the most arrivals, notably from Africa. A recent EU summit looked to Africa for solutions, with more talk of setting up partnerships with countries there to prevent and discourage people from making the perilous journey to the EU.

By Eve IRVINE

Our guests

Yannis MOUZALAS

Greek immigration minister

Malin BJÖRK

Swedish MEP, European United Left

Elly SCHLEIN

Italian MEP, Socialists and Democrats

Dominique RIQUET

French MEP, Alliance of Liberals and Democrats

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2017-12-16 culture

Europe's 'soft power': EU Commissioner Tibor Navracsics on European identity

Sport, culture, youth and education: the portfolio handled by EU Commissioner Tibor Navracsics may sound like a lot of fun, but he says it's one of the most important policy...

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2017-12-16 Tax havens

Goodbye to tax havens? New EU blacklist under the microscope

Panama, Barbados, the tiny Marshall Islands... These places have more in common than fine weather and sandy beaches. According to a new list drawn up by European lawmakers,...

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2017-12-11 eurozone

Readying the eurozone for future storms: EU Commissioner Valdis Dombrovskis

Picture a house – built by different teams of workers, over several decades, and only partially finished when a powerful storm strikes. The walls and roof need reinforcing...

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2017-12-11 European Parliament

Russian influence, reforms, corruption: Challenges for Europe's Eastern partners

You’re probably well aware that Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine aren't EU member states. They are, however, part of what's known as the Eastern...

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2017-12-02 European Union

Does Europe have a #MeToo problem?

Europe’s Gender Equality commissioner Vera Jourova speaks to FRANCE 24’s European Affairs Editor Catherine Nicholson about the movement that’s come to be known by its hashtag:...

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