Common European Asylum System


No, this is not the “new normal”

The Commission’s latest proposal on how to manage the migration crisis includes a plan that made our jaws drop.

Jun 10, 2016 - Zoltán Kovács

Basic facts about Schengen and the migration crisis that we should all remember

For more than a year and a half, Europe has been confronting a dramatic surge in migration. Prime Minister Viktor Orbán was among the first leaders on the continent to call attention to the growing problem when he began speaking frankly early last year about the practical challenges it would pose.

Jun 6, 2016 - Zoltán Kovács
News in Brief

EU Ministers back Hungary’s migration proposal

“The conclusions of Monday’s meeting of the European Union’s Foreign Affairs Council include every single Hungarian proposal,” Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said following the meeting of EU foreign ministers in Brussels.

May 26, 2016

Will Brussels Ever Wake Up?

Jaws dropped across the European Union last week as the Eurocrats revealed their latest proposal. Whether it was in the way they dehumanized refugees by putting price tags on their heads or accused elected prime ministers of being undemocratic, the tendentious actions of the Eurocrats seem to be deliberately intended to alienate friends and supporters of the European idea. With the Brexit referendum just around the corner, Eurocrats would do well to exercise more restraint.

May 12, 2016 - Zoltán Kovács