Contents of FECL No. 49 (December 1996/January 1997):


EUROPEAN UNION: EU plans extra-territorial police and customs operation


EUROPEAN UNION: Dublin Summit: No asylum in the EU for citizens of EU member states


EUROPEAN UNION: Drop in asylum applications in Europe


SCHENGEN: Secretive 'SIRENEs': Maintaining public order and state security


SCHENGEN: Incorporation of 'Schengen' into EU discussed at informal meeting


NORWAY: Minister steps back after new snooping scandal


NORWAY: Mounting resistance against Schengen in Norway: ratification uncertain


DENMARK: Denmark joins 'Schengen'


OPINION: European cooperation: An authoritarian temptation?


OPINION: Appeal to the citizens of Europe for a new immigration policy