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Nineteen European countries will provide 291 border guards to Frontex to be immediately deployed to Greece and Italy. These officers will work in hotspots to help identify and register incoming irregular migrants.
On October 2, Frontex requested 775 border guards from EU Member States and Schengen Associated Countries, in large part to assist Greece and Italy in handling the record numbers of migrants at their borders.