MSF says it cannot accept EU funding whilst treating the victims of EU policies (Image credit: Reuters)

Europe migrant crisis: Charity rejects EU funds over migrant policy

The medical aid charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) says it will no longer take funds from the European Union in protest at its migration policy.

MSF singled out the EU's deal with Turkey under which Turkey agreed to take back any migrants who crossed the sea to Greece in smugglers' boats.

The number of migrants - many from war-torn Syria - to Europe is at its highest level since World War Two.

The charity received $63m (£44m) from the EU and its members last year. Read more...