EU: Justice and Home Affairs Council 1-2 December 2005

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JHA Press release for 1 December 2005 (pdf)

"A" Point agenda (adopted without debate)
"B" Point Agenda (pdf)
Background Note (pdf)

"A" Point agenda includes: Code of Conduct : Non-Profit Sector (pdf) Documents on the main agenda include:

1. The European Union Strategy for Combating Radicalisation and Recruitment to Terrorism"
2. The European Union Counter-Terrorism Strategy (pdf)
3. A Strategy for the External Dimension of JHA : Global Freedom, Security and Justice global strategy (pdf)

Plus three press releases (converted from documents) put out 1 December on terrorism (see also EU Counter-Terrorism Strategy above): a. Terrorism: Scoreboard b. Implementation of terrorism Action Plan c. "Radicalism" and recruitment

Also adopted as "A" Points the controversial Directive on asylum procedures (pdf) plus additional document: 14579/05 This includes the proposal to designate countries as "safe" to send people back to, see: EU divided over list of “safe countries of origin” – Statewatch calls for the list to be scrapped

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