The EU is not allowed to return refugees to countries where they face persecution. In 2017, the Commission therefore set up a backdoor for refoulement to North Africa. Published text messages now reveal how Frontex is providing aerial reconnaissance for the Libyan coast guard.
Author(s): Matthias Monroy
Full Title: WhatsApp to Libya: How Frontex uses a trick to circumvent international law
Publisher or Journal: Matthias Monroy
Year of Publication: 2021
Document Type: Article