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EP stops work on Turkey visa waiver- EU Observer

By NIKOLAJ NIELSEN AND ESZTER ZALAN STRASBOURG, BRUSSELS, TODAY, 22:48 MEPs have stopped work on plans to give Turks visa-free access to the EU’s Schengen zone, putting a wider migrant deal in doubt. Group leaders in the European Parliament’s “conference of presidents” quietly suspended work on the file last Wednesday....
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IOM Welcomes Turkey’s New Regulation to Grant Work Permits to Syrians under Temporary Protection

Ankara – The Turkish government today (15/01) announced the new Regulation on Provision of Work Permits for People under Temporary Protection which will grant work permits to Syrians registered with the Directorate General of Migration Management (DGMM) and others under temporary protection in Turkey. “This is excellent news for both Turkey...
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Minister for Europe calls for calm in Turkey

Foreign Office Minister David Lidington said: I condemn in the strongest terms the spate of recent terrorist attacks in Turkey, including the PKK attacks on Turkish security forces in Daglica and Igdir this week. My thoughts are with the families of those killed and with the people of Turkey, as...
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