Description

Third country nationals who have exhausted all legal possibilities of staying in the EU, such as persons who have overstayed their visa or failed the asylum procedure, are subject to a return decision which is issued by the competent authorities in the Member States. In 2012 over 159 000 third country nationals were returned from the EU to their countries of origin, over 2 000 of those were returned in joint return operations coordinated by Frontex.

Title
Readmissions
Category and subcategories
Language
EN
Publication date
10.12.2013
Document format
Video link