The end of asylum in Europe?
What caused the crisis on the Belarusian-Polish border.
Thursday, 2 December, 6.30 to 8.00 pm
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The border between Belarus and Poland has become the scene of a humanitarian disaster and a political deadlock in recent weeks. Thousands of people trying to reach the European Union without visas became trapped in a power struggle between the regime in Minsk and the Polish government. What courses of action does Europe have to deal with such situations? Does the right of asylum at the EU's external borders still apply, or is it only on paper?