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The numbers behind the implementation of the EU-Turkey migration deal

The European Union is working on implementing a challenging new migration deal with Turkey that is mean to stem the flow of migrants trying to reach European shores.

Migrant flow to Greece continues despite start of EU-Turkey deal

The number of migrants reaching Greece hasn't abated, despite an agreement reached between the EU and Turkey to help stem the flow of people entering Europe, which went into effect at midnight Saturday.

EU puts finishing touches to migration deal, Turkey to review Friday

EU leaders put the finishing touches to a contentious new plan to stem migration flows from Turkey to Europe, before submitting the document on Friday morning for consideration by Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu.

The EU's difficult migration deal with Turkey - in quotes

The European Union is in the midst of negotiating a complex deal with Turkey aimed at ending migration flows across the Aegean Sea and into the bloc.

EU president cautious ahead of crunch summit on Turkey migration deal

EU President Donald Tusk warned Thursday that "difficult" talks lay ahead on a contentious plan being negotiated with Turkey to stem migration flows into Europe, hours before the bloc's leaders were set to meet to forge a common approach.

EU leaders seek to seal contentious migration deal with Turkey

Another week, another summit: 10 days after their last meeting, EU leaders will gather in Brussels on Thursday in the hope of striking a deal with Turkey aimed at stemming the flow of migrants into Greece. But many are asking: at what price?

Rights groups slam EU-Turkey migration plan as Balkan borders close

A plan by the European Union and Turkey aimed at tackling migration flows came under fierce criticism from human rights advocates on Tuesday, even as thousands of asylum seekers remained stranded in Greece.

Turkey seeks extra 3 billion euros in EU migration aid

Turkey has demanded an additional 3 billion euros (3.3 billion dollars) from the European Union by 2018, in return for help in tackling migration flows, European Parliament President Martin Schulz said at an EU-Turkey summit Monday.

Leaders weigh in on EU-Turkey dilemma of stemming migration flows

Leaders from the EU and Turkey are grappling for a joint response to the migration surge into Europe at a summit in Brussels.

EU issues 95 million euros in Turkey refugee aid under migration deal

The European Union said Friday that it is ready to hand over 95 million euros (104 million dollars) in refugee aid for Turkey, under a deal that foresees the country curbing migrant flows.