« BackIreland South MEP hopeful of agreement on migration crisis at EU leaders summit

The migration crisis is topping the agenda of the EU leaders summit.

The EU is proposing aid of 6 billion euro to Turkey, which is trying to deal with a massive volume of refugees, on certain conditions.

These include the “one-for-one” plan, under which Turkey no longer facilitates illegal immigrants to reach the Greek Islands.

For every migrant turned back, the EU will accept a properly documented asylum-seeker from Turkey.

Sean Kelly MEP

Ireland South Fine Gael MEP Seán Kelly is hopeful of agreement: