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  • Nerves are on edge along Balkan refugee route
    September 30, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    The refugee crisis has put a strain on already difficult relations between Balkan countries. Borders are being shut and fences built. To make matters worse, Croatian parliamentary elections are coming […]

  • Hungary, Austria agree to enhance co-operation on refugees
    September 26, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    Austrian Chancellor Faymann and Hungarian PM Orban have agreed on day-to-day co-operation to control the refugee flow between the two countries. Hungary also announced completion of a fence along its […]

  • Tusk tells EU leaders to end migrant blame game
    September 23, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    European Council President Donald Tusk has called for an end to the “recriminations” and mix-ups at the EU leaders’ summit on refugees. Brussels has launched action against 19 states for […]

  • Greek conservative leader concedes election defeat to Syriza
    September 21, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    Vangelis Meimarakis, the leader of Greece’s conservative New Democracy party, has admitted defeat to Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ leftist Syriza. A party source says Syriza could form the government within […]

  • A tent camp for refugees in the EU capital
    September 16, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    Only a few minutes by metro from the EU quarter in Brussels, a tent camp has sprung up outside the Immigration Office, sheltering refugees who haven’t been able to register […]

  • EU interior ministers fail to agree on refugee deal
    September 15, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    EU interior ministers were supposed to agree on a relocation scheme for refugees. But they split up without even coming to a common conclusion, postponing any decisions to October. In […]