'It's DISTRUBING' Fury as Macron plans Libya 'migrant hotspot' scheme

'It's DISTRUBING' Fury as Macron plans Libya 'migrant hotspot' scheme
 

The French president hopes the plans will reduce the number of people risking travel across the Mediterranean in order to reach Europe.
But Emmanuel Macron's plans have provoked outrage with Human Rights Watch and NGOs lashing out at the plans which are facing opposition in his own government. 
Mr Macron said he wants to take in genuine asylum fleeing oppression or war and said he believes the system will help reduce economic migrants. 
Economic migrants will be told they will not be granted asylum while still in Africa - something he hopes will stop them risking their lives crossing the... read more

 
28 July 2017 in World News, Views: 40
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