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Civil Liberties Committee MEPs stress the importance of safeguarding individual fundamental rights as well as respect for procedural safeguards when applying EU legislation on returns.

MEPs sought on Tuesday clarification over the alleged involvement of Frontex staff in pushbacks of asylum-seekers by the Greek border guard and demanded respect to fundamental rights.

The Dublin Regulation does not attain fair distribution of responsibility among member states nor effective swift access to asylum procedures, say Civil Liberties Committee MEPs

The EU Arrest Warrant is an effective tool against serious cross-border crimes and to bring perpetrators of serious crimes to justice, say MEPs, noting some problems that need addressing.

The Dublin Regulation does not share responsibility fairly among member states nor secure swift access to asylum procedures, say Civil Liberties Committee MEPs.

Debate today on Article 7 developments and the state of LGBTI rights in Poland and Hungary with Commissioner for Justice Reynders and Commissioner for Equality Dalli.

The alleged involvement of Frontex staff in pushbacks of asylum-seekers by the Greek border guard will be the focus of a debate in the Civil Liberties Committee on Tuesday.

The EU must help member states at the external borders to manage migration flows and ensure that those seeking protection are welcomed in line with its core values.

On Thursday from 10:00 to 16:30, MEPs and national MPs will gather virtually to discuss how to manage migration and asylum in Europe.

The Civil Liberties Committee warns against an array of risks for fundamental rights across the EU and calls on the Commission and member states to take action.