European Border and Coast Guard: extracts from the vote on the report by Artis PABRIKS (EPP, LV), Rapporteur and illustrative shots of border control
Event date: 30/05/2016
Meeting of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs on European Border and Coast Guard, in the EP in Brussels. Statement by Artis PABRIKS (EPP, LV), rapporteur. The report is adopted by 40 votes in favour, 10 against and 5 abstentions. Illustrative shots: Coast guard action in the Mediterranean around Greece (Molyvos) - Fence in Melilla (Spain) at the border between Morocco and Spain. General views of the fence separating the two countries. Police guards watching the fence. - Border checkpoint in the Spanish city of Melilla. Border policemen checking cars at the border, checking identity and taking fingerprints. Queue of people waiting to cross the border. Control room at the border police. - Thermal cameras sequences of illegal land crossing at the Greek-Turkish border (Orestiada). Police headquarter in Orestiada.