UNHCR Sofia Spokesperson Calls on EC to Mobilize its Asylum, Migration and Civil Protection Agencies

UNHCR Sofia Spokesperson Calls on EC to Mobilize its Asylum, Migration and Civil Protection Agencies

Greece Migrants

Sofia, September 7 (BTA) – The European Commission should mobilize its asylum, migration and civil protection agencies, UNHCR Sofia Spokesperson Boris Cheshirkov said in a BTA interview. Urgent and adequate reception capacity is needed in Greece, Italy and Hungary, the interviewee said. “Those countries, as the first countries of asylum, must be seriously assisted because their infrastructure comes under enormous pressure, to say nothing of the economic, political and social burden.” More…