Posts tagged as European Border

Estonia does not support strengthening Frontex at expense of border guards

Monday, September 24, 2018

Estonia supports the proposal of European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to strengthen the European Border and Coast Guard Agency, also known as Frontex, but the Ministry of the Interior is of the opinion that this cannot be done at the expense of individual member states’ existing border guards. “The Ministry of the Interior supports Juncker’s initiative, but this idea definitely requires specification,” Janek Mägi, director of the Ministry of the…