- 22 Oct 2015 9:00 AM
Such a solution would have to be approved by both Turkey and Greece, he added.
Kovács said the police chiefs did not even discuss the possibility of opening a corridor for migrants.
Concerning registration points, they agreed that only migrants who are proven to be eligible for asylum should be allowed into the EU from hotspots. Hotspots should, however, remain open in the other direction, he said.
The spokesman said Hungary is open to “doing its fair share” in returning “the hundreds of thousands of migrants whose asylum requests had been rejected”.
Kovács noted that Hungary has spent over 250 million euros on border protection in recent months.
Source www.hungarymatters.hu - Visit Hungary Matters to sign-up for MTI’s twice-daily newsletter.
MTI photo: Szigetváry Zsolt