If he was serious there would be a call for massive naval and coastguard presence with orders to turn around all boats headed to Europe, and an applauding of fences being built up and strengthened along all borders with Russia and the under belly of Europe.
Donald Tusk says ‘alarming’ numbers of migrants are set to enter Europe
Donald Tusk said the “never-ending story” of the migrant crisis will be repeated unless urgent action is taken.
The continent has hurtled into chaos since the crisis began, with around one million migrants having landed on Greek islands.
And the former Polish president has warned there will be no way to send migrants back to the North African country, describing an easy solution as “virtually impossible”.
Large numbers of migrants are set to enter from Libya
Mr Tusk said: “Convenient and easy solutions are hard to find in politics, and in this case, they are virtually impossible.
“What we are faced with is a perpetual, tenuous and multi-dimensional effort. In fact, something like a never-ending story.
“The solutions we are putting into practice are not ideal and will not end our work.”