Daily Archives: June 11, 2015

Finding solutions to migratory pressures

Key facts for 2014

  • 283 532 detections of illegal border-crossing
  • Syrians represented around a quarter of the total (79 049)
  • 170 664 detections were in the central Mediterranean, 50 834 in the eastern Mediterranean route
  • 441 780 detections of illegal stay in the EU
  • 252 003 third-country nationals were effectively returned to third countries

The growing instability in the EU’s southern read more