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The European Commission is drafting a scheme for direct resettlement of 200,000 refugees from Turkey, Lebanon & Jordan to the EU. This would require agreement on quotas for each EU country (except UK, Denmark and Ireland). But this seems less controversial than the issue of quotas for those refugees who are already inside the EU. […]

Danish activists publish advert in Lebanese newspapers: “Refugees Welcome!”

Danish activists have published their own advert in four major Lebanese newspapers They insist that many Danes welcome refugees and don’t approve of their government’s restrictive policy towards asylum seekers. The Danish government had earlier published its own advert in Lenanon’s Star newspaper, telling asylum seekers not to come to Denmark. http://denikreferendum.cz/assets/pictures/23915/hp_main/B1.jpg?1444410515