Letter to Minister Kozlovskis: EU member states must provide safe and legal avenues for refugees and

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Rihards Kozlovskis, Minister for the Interior Presidency of the Council of the European Union

12/06/2015 – Amnesty International writes this letter to you in advance of your meeting with fellow ministers at the Justice and Home Affairs Council of 15-16 June 2015. We understand that migration will be on the agenda, as a follow up to the European Council statement of 23 April 2015 on the migratory situation in the Mediterranean, and the European Commission’s (EC) Communication of 13 May 2015 on a European Agenda on Migration.