Great Britain: The management of migrants arriving by boat is unacceptable-report
GB-Migrants-Rapport: Great Britain: The management of migrants arriving by boat is unacceptable-report © Reuters/Henry Nicholls Great Britain: The management of migrants arriving by boat is unacceptable-report London (Reuters)-Great Britain manages in an unacceptable and ineffective way the arrival of migrants who crossed the English Channel "in terrible circumstances", according to the conclusions of a Independent inspection made public Thursday.
A report from the European Fraud Office, revealed by several media, calls into question the old management the supervisory agency Borders in the illegal dismissal of migrants to Greece. © provided by Franceinfo
The former management of The Frontex border surveillance agency was aware of the illegal migrants to Greece and even co-funded repressions. This is revealed by an overwhelming report, including the German weekly Der Spiegel publishes extracts, Thursday, July 28.
Frontex was aware very early on these illegal, sometimes brutal referrals of asylum seekers to Turkey, affirms this still confidential report of the European Fraud Fight (OLAF), also consulted by newspaper Le Monde (paid article) and the Lighthouse Reports investigation site.
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"Instead of preventing pushbacks (repressions without prior study of the refugee asylum application), the former boss Fabrice Leggeri and his collaborators concealed them. They lied to the European Parliament and masked the fact that The agency supported certain repressions with European taxpayers money, "summarizes the German magazine. The conclusions of the investigators had caused to resign from Fabrice Leggeri at the end of April .
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of procedures "incompatible with European law"
during an official visit to Athens, the German Minister of Foreign Affairs Annalena Baerbock estimated that the circumstances of each refoulement were to be clarified. "Even if I can obviously not check in detail what is of each individual case", "there have been pushbacks incompatible with European law," deplored the minister during a visit to the offices of Frontex in the Greek capital.
The Olaf reports in particular that at least six Greek boats, co -financed by Frontex, would have been involved in more than a dozen repressions between April and December 2020, which the former director has always rejected. Asked about the publication, a spokesperson for the European Commission stressed that "a series of measures" had already been set up to settle the issue of the agency's governance, managed since early July by the Lettonne Aija Kalnaja .
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