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May 2016

  • Number of missing migrant children alarming; efforts to find them feeble

    Number of missing migrant children alarming; efforts to find them feeble

    By TERI SCHULTZBRUSSELS – Dietrich Neumann, head of corporate services at Europol, says twice in recent months he wished the police agency’s analysts had been wrong. The first was when the organisation’s director, Rob Wainwright, warned in January that another terror attack in Europe was imminent. “And just two months later we experienced the attacks here in Brussels,” Neumann, told a European Parliament committee on 21 April.The second occasion, Neumann said, was when Europol announced in January that some 10,000 migrant children had simply disappeared within hours of registering as asylum-seekers. That was the first time Europol had attempted to quantify the problem.Unfortunately, that sad trend was substantiated when... Read More »
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