European Parliament
Georges Bach - EPP (Luxembourg)


Eli Umans

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European Border and Coast Guard

Due to war, conflicts, and poverty in countries outside of the European Union, migratory flows towards the borders of the European Union have heavily increased over the last couple of years. This has put big pressure on the external borders of our union and has led to rising tensions between the Member States on the question of how to resolve this problem. Certain Member States have reacted to this by reinstalling border controls on internal borders, in contradiction with the ideals o...