2018

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10 January 2018

After EU agencies jointly test maritime surveillance drones, Frontex moves on to aerostats

The use of drones and manned aircraft for maritime and border surveillance was a key focus of a recently-concluded pilot project involving Frontex, the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) and the European Fisheries Control Agency (EFCA).

10 January 2018

EU: Eurodac: Austria dismisses fundamental concerns over coercive fingerprinting of six-year-olds

Eurodac: Austria dismisses fundamental concerns over coercive fingerprinting of six-year-olds - Letter from human rights organisations offered cursory reply - Council proposals for Eurodac database would see all Member States introduce "administrative sanctions including the possibility to use menas of coercion... for non-compliance with providing biometric data"

 

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