Illegal migration is a serious problem but legal migration can help Europe

Migration is a hot topic that is currently extremely debated in Europe. However, it is essential to clearly distinguish between illegal and legal migration. Illegal migration is a source of many problems for Europe. Non-adequate control of migrants coming to Europe can pose a threat to the security of all of us. Not to mention the fact that Europe has not been very successful in returning illegal migrants to their countries. On the contrary, legal migration sets up with clear rules and can be...

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Author Bio

Tomáš Zdechovský MEP, EPP Group in the EP, Czech Republic, member of the EMPL committee.