Greece and Cyprus announce joint initiative for migration
Interior Ministers of Cyprus and Greece have announced a joint initiative on migration to enhance the return policy of irregular immigrants.
The announcement of the initiative took place after a meeting in Athens between Cyprus Interior Minister Constantinos Petrides had with and his Greek counterpart Giorgos Koumoutsakos.
In statements after the meeting, Petrides said that immigrants return policy is a major issue for the European Union.
“Greece and Cyprus will work together, in order to articulate concrete proposals, which will help EU to become more efficient as regards this specific aspect of the migration issue,” he noted.