Revamped EU Border Patrol To Have More Resources, Duties

Law360, New York (October 6, 2016, 9:55 PM EDT) — The European Union relaunched its border security agency on Thursday with an ambitious plan to protect against threats and help its member states track, process and repatriate the large numbers of migrants who have tried to gain entry in the past two years.

The new European Border and Coast Guard Agency was launched at a ceremony in Bulgaria on the Turkish border, with plans to increase staffing and spending and create a pool of 1,500 guards with vehicles and other equipment that can be deployed on…

Source: Law360