EU threat of legal action over slow relocation of refugees

EU countries opposed to migrant resettlement quotas have been issued with a warning.

The European Commissioner for migratory issues has given Poland and Hungary one month to comply with the EU’s migrant relocation package or face legal action.

There is a target to relocate 160,000 refugees from Greece and Italy by September, but so far less than 20,000 have been moved to other EU states.

At a parliamentary debate of the issue, some MEPs called for punishment against reluctant countries.


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