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Day: June 15, 2022

European Court of Human Rights prevents UK plan to relocate irregular migrants to Rwanda for now

Following a ruling by the European Court of Human Rights, the UK had to abort its attempt to relocate irregular migrants to Rwanda, enabling them to file for asylum there. The new UK policy is meant to break the business model of smugglers, but is now facing legal obstacles. Despite UK courts dismissing legal challenging …

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EU looks at Israel and Egypt to reduce dependence on Russian energy

In order to deal with the energy crisis, the European Commission is looking at Egypt and Israel to increase import of natural gas. It is proposing this to EU member states in a memorandum of understanding.¬†According to a draft obtained by Reuters, the Commission states: “The natural gas to be shipped to the European Union …

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