CONTENTS OF FECL No. 56 (December 1998):


EUROPEAN UNION: EU strategy paper on asylum and immigration: show of "political muscle"?


EUROPEAN UNION: Justice and Home Affairs Council meeting of 24 September


EUROPEAN UNION: EU helps Poland tighten border controls


UNITED KINGDOM: Britain's new anti-terrorism bill: putting law at the service of politics


GERMANY: New powers for the border police: checks anywhere at any time


SWITZERLAND: Kosovo crisis a pretext for militarisation of refugee management


SWITZERLAND: Grim end of a journey to the promised land


THE NETHERLANDS: A question of law or politics: the Sison family asylum case


OPINION: "Zero tolerance" policy on immigration is the real security threat