Benefits for EU Migrants Brussels Warns Germany against Populism

Officials in Brussels have been highly critical of a German provision that limits access by EU nationals to its unemployment benefits. In an interview, EU Commissioner László Andor criticizes "unscrupulous politicians" seeking to foment populism.
Passengers put their luggage onto a bus departing for Western Europe at the central bus station in Sofia, Bulgaria on Jan. 2.

Passengers put their luggage onto a bus departing for Western Europe at the central bus station in Sofia, Bulgaria on Jan. 2.

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About László Andor
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Interview conducted by Christoph Schult