WORLD EU backs tighter borders and online terror rules

WORLD

EU backs tighter borders and online terror rules

AFP

22:25, November 13, 2020

European Union ministers agreed Friday to reinforce security at the bloc's external borders and to back legislation to impose tougher controls on violent extremism online.

Policemen work near the site of a knife assault in Paris, France, Sept. 25, 2020.  (Photo: Xinhua)

The governments met after the latest Islamist extremist attacks in France, Germany and Austria to review plans for a more coordinated EU anti-terrorism policy.


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