As migrant deaths rise, EU mulls policy shift

April 22, 2015 11:00 PM

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Leaders consider amending strict policies that have seen thousands of asylum-seekers drown in the Mediterranean Sea

Its replacement, Triton, is a more politically palatable operation that has shed nearly two-thirds of the cost by abandoning most proactive search-and-rescue operations. The argument underpinning Triton is that if migrants had no expectation of being saved when their rickety ship sank or ran out of ...

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