• 15-SEP-2015

  • Brussels, Belgium

  • SOURCE: EPP TV

EU Member States must act to manage ongoing refugees flows

The migration crisis in Europe has grown to unprecedented proportions.

Member States must take common action to deal with refugees. This implies a fairer distribution of asylum seekers and better protection of EU external borders.

Monika Hohlmeier, MEP and the EPP Group Coordinator in the Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Committee of the European Parliament, says the root causes of migration must be addressed.