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EU and Turkey try again on controversial 'one in, one out' deal on migrant crisis

EU and Turkey try again on controversial 'one in, one out' deal on migrant crisis

European Union leaders arrived in Belgium again Thursday hoping to secure a crucial deal with Turkey to stem the flow of migrants arriving on Europe’s shores.

The pressure to create a binding agreement was high going into the two-day summit in Brussels after repeated failed attempts to forge a way forward.

European Council President Donald Tusk warned that more late nights and difficult negotiations lay ahead.

“I am cautiously optimistic, but frankly more cautious than optimistic,” he said in a statement Thursday morning, hours before the leaders were due to arrive for the talks.

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