Tag: migration policy
The millennial chancellor Sebastian Kurz will have talks with the US President on matters of trade and security.
The move makes the future of Merkel's government even more uncertain, since her Christian Democrats party (CDU) relies on the Bavarian conservative CSU to maintain power through a coalition formed three months ago to end a political vacuum.
The proposals, if accepted, represent a significant hardening of the EU’s stance on migration and a concession to Italy.
Salvini said that whether a united European Union “still exists or not” will be decided within a year, adding he is aware his stand on migration could topple German Chancellor Angela Merkel from power.
Sunday's meeting will seek to avert a possible clash on the issue at a June 28-29 EU summit, where leaders will try to agree to a joint migration policy.
Zeid cited clear indications of "well-organised, widespread and systematic attacks" continuing against Muslim Rohingya in Myanmar, "amounting possibly to acts of genocide", while conflict has escalated in Kachin and Shan states.