Migration and Home Affairs

EU Support to Greece: "Operation POSEIDON" follows up on the RABIT mission

On 2 March 2011, the operation of the Rapid Border Intervention Teams (RABIT) deployed at the Greek-Turkish border is coming to an end. The EU will continue to provide operational support to Greece right after the end of the RABIT deployment, through Operation Poseidon Land.

For more information:

  • MEMO/11/129: Statement of Cecilia Malmström, European Commissioner for Home Affairs
  • MEMO/11/130: Frontex and the RABIT operation at the Greek-Turkish border
Wednesday, 2 March, 2011