For years the EU has been fighting over a fundamental reform of the asylum and migration policy in Europe – and thus also about the Dublin system, which is also a topic of discussion in Switzerland. Among other things, it deals with the politically explosive question of how migrants can be more fairly distributed among the member states. The Union has recently launched a new attempt for a European pact for migration and asylum.

Switzerland should also have a say in this. The German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer (71) today assured Federal Councilor Karin Keller-Sutter (56) at a meeting in Berlin.