Bosnians protest against migrant influx in border town

By |junij 17th, 2019|Balkan route, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, News, refugee crisis, Republika Srpska, Serbia, United Nations|

Several hundred Bosnians protested on Sunday (16 June) against an influx of migrants in the western border town of Bihac, warning of security and health risks from thousands sleeping rough. Bosnia, spared the big migrant wave of 2015, is now...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Bosnians protest against migrant influx in border town

EU officials fear new wave of migrants after Greek court ruling

By |april 19th, 2018|asylum policy, Balkan route, EU-Turkey deal, Greek islands, hotspots, News, refugee crisis|

A top Greek court ruled on Wednesday (18 April) that migrants landing on Greek islands should no longer be held there while asylum claims are assessed, a decision raising alarm among EU officials in Brussels.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU officials fear new wave of migrants after Greek court ruling

Migrants take new Balkan route through Bosnia

By |marec 26th, 2018|arms smuggling, Balkan route, Bosnia and Herzegovina, drug trafficking, News, refuge crisis|

A new Balkan route through Bosnia has opened up for migrants, four years after a crisis in which more than one million people landed on Europe's shores.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Migrants take new Balkan route through Bosnia

Desperate Europe-bound migrants turn to capricious Black Sea

By |september 18th, 2017|Balkan route, Black Sea, border fence, Hungary, News, refugee crisis, Romania|

While the arrival of exhausted migrants may be common on Mediterranean shores, it's a rare sight on the Black Sea coastline. But a string of recent arrivals from Turkey suggests it may be emerging as part of a new 'Romanian route' to western Europe.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Desperate Europe-bound migrants turn to capricious Black Sea

Austria’s ‘Wunderwuzzi’ on course for election win at just 31

By |september 15th, 2017|Austrian elections, Balkan route, extreme right, Heinz Christian Strache, News, populism, refugee crisis, Sebastian Kurz|

Tall, tanned and only 31, Austria's rising political star Sebastian Kurz oozed confidence as he strode to blaring pop music into Graz's main square -- seemingly with good reason.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Austria’s ‘Wunderwuzzi’ on course for election win at just 31

Tusk tells Macedonia, paralysed by political crisis, to focus on EU entry

By |april 4th, 2017|Balkan route, Donald Tusk, ethnic Albanians, ethnic tensions, EU enlargement, EU-Macedonia relations, Gjorge Ivanov, name dispute, Nato, News, political crisis, refugee crisis, Western Balkans|

European Council President Donald Tusk said in Macedonia yesterday (3 April) he hoped the country's leaders would avoid fuelling ethnic tensions and focus on advancing towards EU membership instead.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Tusk tells Macedonia, paralysed by political crisis, to focus on EU entry

Balkan migration route is ‘not closed’

By |marec 13th, 2017|Austria, Balkan route, Hans Peter Doskozil, human rights, Maghreb countries, Migration, News, refugee crisis, Thomas de Maizière|

One year on from when the borders were sealed, refugees are still using South East Europe to enter the EU. But now the journey is more difficult, expensive and brutal. EURACTIV’s partner Der Tagesspiegel reports.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Balkan migration route is ‘not closed’