There's a crisis of values in Europe, FRA director O'Flaherty said (Photo: Vadim Ghirda)

2015 was 'a bad year' for EU human rights

The EU fundamental rights agency (FRA) in Vienna warned of deteriorating fundamental rights in the EU on Monday (30 May).

"2015 was a undoubtedly a bad year," said FRA director Michael O’Flaherty when presenting the agency's annual report to members of the European Parliament's civic liberties committee (Libe).

The worsening outlook is largely linked to Europe's management of the global refugee...

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