7 Mar 2023

UK and EU must work together to tackle migration challenge, says French MEP

Europe Editor and Presenter

The United Nations refugee agency tonight urged MPs and peers to block the government’s new asylum plans – saying they would be a “clear breach of the Refugee convention” and would undermine Britain’s long-standing humanitarian tradition.

We are joined now from Brussels by the French MEP Fabienne Keller – who’s on the parliament’s committee on civil liberties, justice and home affairs.