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''The leaders of France and Italy have said Europe's Schengen open-border treaty should be revised''

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What is your take on this? Should Europe's border controls be tightened up?
3 years ago, April 27th 2011 No: 1 Msg: #134709  

The Schengen treaty allows legal residents of most EU countries, plus Switzerland, Norway and Iceland to travel across the zone with only minimal border checks.


Quote from France and Italy push for reform of Schengen treaty



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3 years ago, April 28th 2011 No: 2 Msg: #134842  
I think the UK should get on board. Reply to this

3 years ago, June 14th 2011 No: 3 Msg: #138285  
Right I'm gonna ask a really daft question...Would this not just make travel more difficult within the EU for EU citizens? Or is this about Italy and France's stance on immigration from non EU countries? Reply to this

18 months ago, January 17th 2013 No: 4 Msg: #165196  
This is really hard for us non-EU residents. So difficult to travel to EU countries. So sad, because I really love Switzerland. Reply to this

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