Iohannis: Credible measures are needed to prevent long-term migration

Iohannis: Credible measures are needed to prevent long-term migration

Credible measures are needed in support to the economic development of the countries of origin as solution to prevent long-term migration, president Klaus Iohannis said on Thursday, before taking off to the EU extraordinary summit in Brussels summoned in the context of the aggravation of the crisis represented by the North Africa immigrants flow.

“We deeply regret the tragedies that took place and we support the effort of improving the use of instruments the EU has in this field in order to avoid a repeat of such situations, in order to avoid the human lives’ loss,’ president Iohannis said at the Henri Coanda International Airport, before leaving for Brussels.

He said that at the European Council’s extraordinary reunion will be tackled, mainly, the measures the EU and the member states could take in order to alleviate the situation generated by the migratory flows in this region. More…