EU and migration: Is it an acute problem?

It seems that the EU states are focusing on stopping migrants from reaching out Europe. But is this really an acute problem, or not, and why? Should focus be on people who are already in Europe? Read few comments.
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Camps, hubs, disembarkation platforms for migrants: Will this work?

What do you think about the idea of so called “disembarkation platforms” in north Africa and elsewhere to decide asylum requests before claimants get to Europe. Seems to me it is on the edge of international law and what does it solve for the EU, and what kind of reaction do you expect from the states in north? Read few comments.
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Separation of migrant children: Bad on every level

Some people say it is un-American, even FLOTUS said that she hates to see children separated from their families. What do you think about and how do read a controversial policy of Trump administration that splits up families who enter the USA non-legally? Read few comments.
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Germany: Does migration row have a potential to tear apart CDU/CSU alliance?

Some observers calls current situation’s the greatest challenge ever to Chancellor Angela Merkel’s authority. Would you say that her row with CSU over migration policies can really tears German coaliton appart or not, and why? And if it can what would this mean for Germany? Read few comments.

Chancellor Angela Merkel. Credit: https://www.bundeskanzlerin.de

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EU migration quota system: A room for compromise?

Amid EU migration proposal of Estonian presidency would you say it might lead to a compromise among EU member states and  how important it would be? Read few comments.
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Slovakia and Hungary lost the case against refugee quotas. What does it mean?

As probably expected Slovakia and Hungary lost the challenge against the provisional mechanism for the mandatory relocation. What is your view on the verdict and maybe if there are some legal instruments how to push Slovakia and Hungary to accept this and to take asylum seekers. Read few comments.

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EU refugee quotas: Any lessons learned?

While we probably need some burden sharing system regarding refugees what are the lessons learned from this relative failure of migrant quotas for the future of solving refugee crisis and changing the EU asylum system? Read few comments.

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