The Minister for Immigration and Asylum, Jean Asselborn will chair the extraordinary "Justice and Home Affairs" Council on 22 September 2015 in Brussels.
The Council will start at 14:30. Ministers will continue discussions on migration. They will focus on the Commission proposal for the emergency relocation of 120 000 persons in need of international protection from member states exposed to massive migratory flows to other EU member states.
This number would be added to the relocation of 40 000 persons in need of international protection from Italy and Greece, already adopted on 14 September 2015.