23rd Mar 2023


Luxembourg: EU migrant quotas still 'voluntary'

Luxembourg foreign minister Asselborn said Tuesday the deal to relocate 120,000 more refugees in the EU is based on "voluntary" co-operation by member states. "The distribution key set by the Commission, those famous, so-called, quotas are no longer in the EU legal text", he said, referring to a redistribution calculus.

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How much can we trust Russian opinion polls on the war?

The lack of Russian opposition to the Russo-Ukrainian War is puzzling. The war is going nowhere, Russian casualties are staggering, the economy is in trouble, and living standards are declining, and yet polls indicate that most Russians support the war.

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