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Brussels accused of 'weakening asylum rights' to deal with Belarus border crisis

Video Credit: euronews (in English) - Duration: 02:07s - Published
Brussels accused of 'weakening asylum rights' to deal with Belarus border crisis

Brussels accused of 'weakening asylum rights' to deal with Belarus border crisis

The European Commission is facing backlash after it proposed to give Poland, Latvia and Lithuania more flexibility to process asylum applications.


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Europe's high speed rail network is about to get bigger, faster and cheaper, under new EU plans

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