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Launch of the public consultation on EU funding for home affairs

The Commission is carrying out its review of the EU Budget, in preparation for the next Multi-Annual Financial Framework, which will cover funding in the period after 2013. In that context, a fresh look is also being taken at spending priorities and at the existing delivery...


Judgement of the Court of Human Rights on the transfer of asylum seekers under the EU Dublin Regulation

The European Court of Human Right (ECHR) delivered its Grand Chamber judgment in the case of M.S.S. v Belgium and Greece on Friday 21 January 2011. The case concerns the expulsion of asylum seekers in application of the EU Dublin Regulation. The applicant, an Afghan national,...