During his annual address to the European Parliament Jean-Claude Juncker unveiled measures to strengthen the asylum system in the Union.
European Union leaders have reached a deal aimed at controlling the number of migrants and refugees trying to enter Europe.
As part of the European Union's bid to resolve the refugee crisis, the leaders of 16 European countries pledged to work hard to resolve the crisis.
Several European leaders including those of France, Germany, Italy and Austria will hold talks on Sunday on migration, an issue bringing bitter political divisions to a head in Europe and increasingly in the United States.
The European Union has been using all diplomatic channels to convince US President Donald Trump to stick with the Iran nuclear deal. With Trump deciding to go against the EU's pleas and withdraw his country from the agreement, EU-US relations might be coming to a breaking point.