Migrants and refugees walk along a railroad track, as they approach the blocked railroad crossing at the Serbian-Hungarian border on foot, near the Northern-Serbian town of Horgos, on September 15, 2015. AFP PHOTO / ELVIS BARUKCIC
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
Germany cut its train link with the Austrian city of Salzburg Wednesday, shutting down the main route into its territory for tens of thousands of people caught in Europe's worst migration crisis in decades.Germany announced border controls on Sunday that have slowed a rush of people over its border, relieving pressure on officials who have struggled to cope with the influx.A rush of people into Austria -- almost all of whom hope to reach Germany -- has also slowed to a trickle since Tuesday, when Hungary barricaded its southern border against migrants trying to cross its territory.Austria introduced stricter border controls of its own on Wednesday, following Germany's lead.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE