Talking Europe

After the Lampedusa boat tragedy, time to rethink Europe's immigration policy

1 min

Europeans reacted were shocked by the deaths of several hundred migrants who were trying to reach the shores of the European Union. On a visit to the tiny Italian island of Lampedusa, EU Commission Chief Jose Manuel Barroso said that these tragedies were a bitter wake-up call. But is the EU ready to reform its immigration policy?

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Our guests:

  • Niccolo Rinaldi, Italian MEP, Alliance of Liberals and Democrats
  • Jean Lamberts, British MEP, Group of the Greens

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