In Europe, policies aimed at expelling irregular migrants and rejected asylum seekers are gaining momentum. For many years, Jean-Pierre Cassarino has collected more than 640 bilateral readmission agreements concluded by the EU Member States. He sheds light on an expanding expulsion system which is part and parcel of a broader international framework.
The EU readmission system
What is the nationality of the expelled foreigners?
What are the first countries (non-EU) with the highest number of bilateral agreements?
How does the network of the EU readmission system look like?