EU Summit: Leaders reach deal with Turkey on migrants

The agreement must now be approved by 28 member states

18th March, 2016
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu Pic Getty

EU leaders have reached a deal with Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu in Brussels.

Migrants who arrive on Greek shores from March 20th will be sent back to Turkey and resettled there and within other European countries.

In return, Turkey will be granted millions in aid, visa free EU travel for it's natives and a speeding up of their EU membership application.

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