Of course none of these European leaders want to host this migrant center. Even the most avid socialist internationalists among them know what the mass Muslim migrant influx has done to Germany, and to Sweden, and to the United Kingdom, and to Europe in general. They know, and they are responsible. Just refusing this center is not enough. They need to repudiate their suicidal immigration policies. But they don’t dare do that.
“Europe’s migration fiasco: Brussels plan to build EU migrant centre descends into farce as leaders queue to say ‘not in my back yard,'” by Mario Ledwith and David Churchill, Daily Mail, June 30, 2018 (thanks to Lukasz):
A Brussels plan to build EU migrant detention centres descended into farce last night as European leaders lined up to refuse to host them.
The proposal was billed as an attempt to alleviate pressure on frontline Mediterranean countries, where the vast majority of migrants arrive.
But French president Emmanuel Macron said he would not host one of the ‘controlled centres’ and Austrian chancellor Sebastian Kurz mocked the prospect of one being built in his country.
The detention centre proposal was part of a strategy agreed by EU leaders on Thursday night with the aim of ending a brewing immigration row. But key aspects of the plan unravelled within hours of being agreed.
EU diplomats last night poured scorn on the migration deal. One said: ‘It has kept everybody happy, but parts of it are an obvious fudge.’
Another said: ‘This is a bit of paper that will never become reality. It is a mess and will discredit the EU because it is unworkable and everyone knows it is unworkable.’
None the less, the deal appeared to have brought Angela Merkel’s political career back from the brink of collapse. The embattled German chancellor heralded the agreement as an ‘important step’ after it was thrashed out over a marathon dinner in Brussels that ran into the early hours of yesterday morning….
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