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'EU's ability to accept new refugees almost reached its limits,' - Tusk
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According to Tusk, EU soon will not be able to adopt refugees

The President of the European Council Donald Tusk said that the ability of the European Union to accept new refugees almost reached its limits. In particular, he said this at a joint press conference with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Guangzhou (China) before the summit of G20, reports.

'Practical opportunities for Europe to adopt a new wave of refugees, not to mention the irregular economic migrants, are close to its limits,' - said Tusk.

According to him, migrant and refugee crisis is a global challenge that requires a decision by the international community to meet the responsibility and solidarity.

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