Interior minister calls for sharing of EU migration burden

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By George Psyllides

Russia has contacted certain EU countries including Cyprus, offering to take back Syrian nationals who had fled the war-torn country and shelter them in so-called safe zones in co-operation with President Bashar al-Assad, the Sunday Mail has learned.

It is understood that a letter guaranteeing the safety of those who return was sent by Russia last year and although a taboo for the EU, it is perhaps the only solid proposal presented so far in the migration crisis.

No other information on the matter was immediately available.

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Interior minister calls for sharing of EU migration burden


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