CAs the Secretary of State for Asylum and Migration Sammy Mahdi (CD&V) welcomed Tuesday evening, “EU member states are finally speaking with one voice” on the migration aspects of the situation afghan. The European interior ministers have indeed adopted a joint declaration, stating in particular that the EU should increase its support for Afghanistan’s neighbors, in order to ensure that those in need of international protection find it first. place in the region. The EU wants above all to avoid repeating the Syrian migration crisis of 2015.
But behind the scenes of the conception of this joint declaration of the 27 were tinted with marked divisions between the States.