EU offers to ease Turkey migrant burden for tighter border controls

Migrants wait to enter a registration camp after crossing the Greece-Macedonia border near Gevgelija on October 6, 2015The EU has offered Turkey a plan under which it would resettle more refugees, but only if Ankara establishes new camps and boosts its coastguard to slow the flow of people to Europe, officials said. Brussels is also ready to give Turkey more money to deal with the burden of 2.2 million refugees under a plan European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker presented to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday. “It is clear that we need Turkey.

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