EU Migration Commissioner Says New European Border Guard Is Symbol of EU

Avramopoulos

EU Migration and Home Affairs Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos pointed to Thursday as a historic day for the European Union, he added that the new European Border Guard and Coast Guard is a symbol for the EU.

“It is a symbol of a Europe that can be effective and united. It is a symbol of a Europe that can address with determination and in cooperation with its neighboring countries the challenges of the migration crisis and the threats to its security,” he underlined and added: “It is a symbol of the common responsibility to protect our common EU borders. It is a symbol of our determination to continue to move freely, without internal borders.
(Source: ANA-MPA)