EU immigration

Denmark to limit ‘non-Westerner’ residents in poor areas
Migrants arriving on the Greek island of Lesbos
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Denmark to limit ‘non-Westerner’ residents in poor areas

Government set to move migrants out of 58 neighbourhoods to cut risk of ‘religious and cultural parallel societies’
19 Mar 2021
Is another big refugee crisis looming?
Refugees in Italy
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Is another big refugee crisis looming?

German interior minister says EU should brace for biggest influx so far this decade
7 Oct 2019
What might trigger the collapse of the EU?
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What might trigger the collapse of the EU?

Several factors including Brexit and the rise of the far-right pose a threat to the political union
14 Feb 2019
Far-right ‘axis’ aims to take control of EU
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Far-right ‘axis’ aims to take control of EU

Hungary, Italy and Poland seek anti-immigration majority at upcoming European Parliamentary elections
11 Jan 2019
UK firms facing labour crisis
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UK firms facing labour crisis

British manufacturing suffering biggest skilled worker shortage in 30 years
4 Jan 2019
Will EU citizens need visas to come to UK after Brexit?
UK border controls at Gatwick airport
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Will EU citizens need visas to come to UK after Brexit?

Theresa May hints that preferential immigration treatment will be withdrawn once Britain quits bloc
18 Sep 2018
EU unveils new migration plan amid free movement backlash
Migrants queue to enter the refugee centre near Porte de la Chapelle, northern Paris
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EU unveils new migration plan amid free movement backlash

Fifty thousand refugees will be relocated over two years, even as Schengen rules are tightened
28 Sep 2017

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Tony Blair: ‘Get tough on immigration to stay in EU’
Tony Blair at an event organised by anti-Brexit group Open Britain in February 2017
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Tony Blair: ‘Get tough on immigration to stay in EU’

The former PM defends open-door policy but says circumstances have changed
11 Sep 2017