Divided EU leaders convene for emergency talks on migration
Updated : June 25, 2018 06:21 AM IST
Only 41,000 refugees and migrants have made it to the EU across the sea so far this year, UN figures show.
On Saturday, French President Emmanuel Macron said France favoured financial sanctions for EU countries that refuse migrants with proven asylum status.
With Germany being the main contributor to the bloc's joint coffers, the southern gateway countries were promised more money to handle migration, while the reluctant easterners face cuts in development aid.
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