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091022d-010 Bilateral meeting between the NATO Secretary General and the Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic
September 4, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

Safe zones that would provide humanitarian aid to people fleeing their homes are a medium term solution to Europe’s migration crisis, argue Slovak officials as they prepare to coordinate policy with […]

Thousands of people flowed from Syria across the Peshkhabour border crossing into Iraq's Dohuk Governorate. Photo: UNHCR/G. Gubaeva

Ankara angry over refugee crisis

September 4, 2015, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

As the European Union is struggling to deal with a chaotic flood of migrants, Turkey, which is home to more refugees than any other country in the wor ...

The Italian Coast Guard rescues migrants bound for Italy File photo.Francesco Malavolta IOM 2014

5000 migrants a day crossed Aegean into Greece in past week – IOM

September 4, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Over the past week, the International Organisation for Migration – Greece estimates that more than 5000 migrants and refugees a day have crossed ...

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Refugees continue to arrive in Macedonia

September 4, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

More than 3000 refugees arrived last night in Macedonia, in order to continue their journey to West European countries. A large part of them have bee ...

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    Hungarians urge ‘quick solution’ for migrant crisis
    September 4, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    Thousands of Budapest citizens and tourists make their way cautiously around thousands of migrants squatting or lying down in the underpass at Budapest’s Keleti train station which also shares a […]

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    Greek political parties gear up for election thriller
    September 3, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Opinion polls published this week suggest the Greek general election on September 20 will be a very close race to call – not just for the front-runners but for smaller […]

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    Migrant crisis slows down Romania’s Schengen agenda
    September 3, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Illegal migration and terrorism have a direct effect on Romania’s Schengen agenda. Foreign Affairs Minister Bogdan Aurescu said on September 2 that the country’s plans for accession to the free circulation […]

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    Migrants resume protests at Budapest railway station
    September 3, 2015, by VOANews

    Hundreds of migrants demanding free passage to Germany protested for a second day Wednesday at Budapest’s main international train station. Riot police outside the Keleti terminal pushed back the migrants, […]