EU forming partnerships with African countries to curb migrations
The European Union, under an agreement published on Monday, will provide funds to Mali to help it create jobs and strengthen border management. In return, the African country will help in fighting people smugglers and accepting deportees from Europe. The EU is stepping up migration collaboration with countries of origin and transit in Africa and the Middle East, to stem the influx of refugees and migrants to its shores. From Brussels CCTV’s Kevin Ozebek gives more perspective on this.