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Poland opposes mandatory quotas for refugees from Middle East, North Africa


Read alsoPoland to increase number of working visas for Ukrainians"We are extremely involved in reducing tension on the eastern borders of the European Union, have already accepted several dozen or maybe several hundred thousand refugees from Ukraine. At least a few tens of thousands of them have come from the areas affected by war," Morawiecki said. As UNIAN reported, several years ago Europe saw a migration crisis as a result of which the EU countries had to accept about 2.5 million refugees. Brussels introduced quotas for European nations to accept migrants, but not all states, in particular, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, agreed to implement them. In response, President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker said they might face sanctions.


Source: The North Africa Journal January 02, 2018 12:45 UTC


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