The European Union (EU) has adopted a regulation aimed at reinforcing the control of the external maritime borders and prevent tragedies such as the one occurred off the coast of the Italian island of Lampedusa.
Spain’s Interior Minister, Jorge Fernández Díaz, said that the tragedy occurred makes a few days before the island Lampedusa Italian shows that the external borders of the European Union (EU) countries need...
The Iberian network of cross-border entities claiming 600 million EU “diverted” to other borders (in Spanish)
At a meeting in Coimbra (Portugal) the Iberian network of cross-border entities (IRTS) has claimed the â‚¬ 600 million of Community funds Interreg the Government of José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero “drifted” to other borders.
Committee of the European Parliament gives the green light to a system of surveillance of borders (in Spanish)
To detect the entrance of pateras more effectively the Committee on Civil Liberties, justice and Home Affairs of the European Parliament has approved the creation of the European border surveillance system (EUROSUR).