Hungary and Poland have refused to accept any of the refugees, while Slovakia has taken in only a few. Poland backed the Hungarian and Slovak complaint.
Earlier in August, according to the website of the Hungarian government, Deputy Prime Minister Zsolt Semjen said that Hungary is willing to offer asylum to Aideen Strandsson, a Christian convert who is facing deportation to Iran after being denied asylum in Sweden.
The EU's migration commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos said the court's decision was an opportunity to end in-fighting between member states.
The UN's migration agency reports that 125,860 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea so far this year.
But the Commission says "significant additional efforts" are needed to cut the asylum application backlog and improve processing in Greece so more people can be returned to Turkey.
"In contravention of the founding treaties, the ruling asserts the power of the European Commission over EU member states".
Back in June, dismayed over the failure of some member states to accept asylum-seekers, the European Commission chose to send letters of formal notice to Poland, Hungary, and the Czech Republic, which are the first step toward opening cases against the countries for not living up to their legal obligations.
Slovakia is not included in the legal action.
But he said his government still is not happy with the relocation plan, which he and others from Eastern Europe see as being imposed on their countries by non-elected European Union bureaucrats.
In Bratislava, Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico said his government "fully respects the court's decision" as it wants to remain at the "EU's core" but nevertheless called quotas "politically wrong".
"Our position on quotas does not change", Fico said. Of those, 19,200 were transferred from Greece and 8,212 from Italy. He says he believes his country doesn't face any sanctions from the European Union over its stance.
While Hungary and Slovakia have now failed in their legal challenge to the policy, that doesn't fix the political problem.
The ECJ said in its ruling that the European Union "was not required to act unanimously when it adopted the contested decision".
Trump has been a vocal opponent of the deal, which he and his conservative supporters criticize as being too soft on Iran. IAEA officials said they would not help the Trump administration make a false case for abandoning the agreement.
The proportion of students achieving 5 or more GCSE passes at grades A* to C stands at an unparalleled 77%. GCSE results for A* to C grades have fallen more sharply by 3.8% to 62.8% compared to 66.6% in 2016.
On the side of Google , the competition group already directly to the assistant domestic Echo of Amazon with its own Google Home . It has also started to deliver groceries in some cities via partnerships with cab-hailing services Uber and Lyft.
The storm has affected millions along the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast, leaving many without drinking water or livable homes. Arkansas is sending 1,500 National Guardsmen to Texas to help the state as it recovers from Harvey.
The fighting has killed 89 people and forced thousands of civilians - Rohingya and ethnic Rakhine - to flee their homes. Such attacks deserve to be condemned in the strongest possible terms, " an official statement said .
Iranians took to Twitter to voice their frustrations at Apple, using the hashtag #StopRemovingIranianApps. According to the Times , Apple is not operating any official businesses in Iran due to the us sanctions .
Questions remain about whether the Australians were mentally prepared for their first series on Bangladeshi soil since 2006. Shakib claimed 5-85 and was the obvious man-of-the-match choice for his first innings score of 84 and a 10-wicket haul.
It is cooperating with the US -led coalition that has been conducting an airstrike campaign against the group since mid-2014. The military official said once the transfer is completed, the Lebanese army would take control of the evacuated areas.
Tigers ace Justin Verlander?was also seen arguing with teammate Victor Martinez in the dugout during one of the skirmishes. The Yankees have been doing their part with wins in seven of nine after a 10-2 victory at Detroit on Wednesday.
Tensions were already high after his conviction Friday prompted tens of thousands of his worshippers to stage violent protests. On August 28, the Dera head was found guilty of rape on two counts and sentenced to 20 years of imprisonment.
Well-informed Palestinian sources told Asharq Al-Awsat that no significant breakthrough occurred at the Abbas-Kushner meeting. The report of the planned USA proposal came amid recent signs of disillusionment from Abbas over U.S. peace efforts.
US Second-Quarter Growth Revised to 3% in Momentum Boost
Some are now saying that the devastation from Hurricane Harvey could shave about a half-percentage point off growth this quarter. The data also shows the last time quarterly growth climbed as high as 4.5% was in the third quarter of 2011 when it hit 5.7%.
IPhone 8 and iPhone 7s WILL Launch on September 12
Apple's rumored to launch the smartphone with a button free front facade, following in the Galaxy S8's footsteps. Research firm IDC gave Apple's shares another boost after releasing bullish estimates for the new iPhone .
Stuart Law proud after Windies rally to beat England
I think it's just a matter of belief, really, self-belief - trusting his own technique and trusting his own ability. I know within myself that I should be performing much better than I am, so I was just pleased to get over the line.