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Malta also wants to have European migratiedeal with North Africa

Malta also wants to have European migratiedeal with North Africa

The EU needs a migratiedeal connect with Turkey to the influx of refugees from North Africa in to the dams.

According to the Maltese prime minister Joseph Muscat to put the agreement as a brake on the large numbers of boat refugees which, according to him, this spring, through the central Mediterranean are to be expected.

He said this Wednesday in the European Parliament in Strasbourg, where he plans presented for the EU-presidency that Malta in January of Slovakia has taken over for six months. Since the Turkey deal is the number of refugees through the eastern Mediterranean Sea have been drastically reduced.

Malta has for many years been confronted with thousands of refugees, mainly from Libya. Therefore, there will be an asylum agency in Malta to be established, promised the president of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker. There is determine which asylum seekers have a serious chance of making it to the EU to be admitted, and which are to be returned.

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