Home Affairs Committee Visit to Europol

Posted on February 25th, 2016 in Local News

On Thursday 25th February Keith and 8 other members of the Home Affairs Select Committee visited Europol to be briefed on the organisations work relating to counter-terrorism and the migration crisis.

The Committee was briefed on the work of the Liaison Unit, where representatives from all participating organisations work and collaborate; the work of the Counter Terrorism Centre; the work of the Migration Smuggling Centre, only opened on Monday 22nd February; and lastly the Internet Referral Unit.

Keith also held subsequent meetings with the Mayor of the Hague, the National Coordinator for Counter Terrorism and the Royal Marechaussee (Dutch Border Force).