Pressure grows for common European migration policy
Home affairs ministers from across the European Union are gathering in Brussels for a meeting about immigration.
Discussions are expected to intensify over the future of passport-free travel in Europe's Schengen area.
The plans could be approved at a European summit next month.
The debate has been sparked by the large numbers of migrants arriving from troubled North African nations.
Bethany Bell reports from Brussels.
12 May 2011
- From the section Europe