All posts tagged Hungary

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November 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The number of migrants, including refugees, that have arrived in Europe by land and sea since the beginning of 2015 is more than 898 000, according to the International Organization […]

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Eastern Europe is concerned about its own security

November 19, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

More and more Europeans are linking the latest surge of Islamist terrorist attacks to the mass refugee influx in Europe. Security concerns are growing ...

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Hungary ready to sue EU over migrant plan

November 17, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

Hungary’s Justice Minister announced on Tuesday that the country’s parliament had cleared the way for the government to bring the European ...

Large groups of young men are among the hundreds of thousands of people moving from the Middle East and Africa towards Europe. Young men say there’s no future in warzones, so Europe is their only chance. Photo taken in Opatovac, Croatia, Sept.21, 2015. (VOA / H. Murdock)

Paris terrorist attacks: CEE leaders highlight migrant issue

November 15, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

In Central and Eastern Europe, a number of leaders have reacted to the November 13 Paris terrorist attacks by underlining their views that migrants st ...

  • Croatian police guard a camp near the border they say will house refugees for a day or two before they are transferred to the border with Hungary Opatovac Croatia
    Thousands of migrants stranded between Serbia and Croatia
    October 19, 2015, by VOANews

    Several thousand migrants remain stranded Monday along the Croatian-Serbian border.  They spent a cold night with little food after Hungary shut down its crossing into Croatia Saturday. About 2,000 people […]

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    Hungary to close border with Croatia
    October 16, 2015, by VOANews

    Hungary will close its border with Croatia at midnight Friday to contain the flow of thousands of migrants arriving daily in the country, before traveling to northern Europe. Hungarian Foreign […]