Austria to Build Slovenia Border Fence to 'Control' Migrant Flow

October 28, 2015 11:37 AM

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Austria to Build Slovenia Border Fence to 'Control' Migrant Flow

Vienna, Austria: Austria will build a fence along its border with fellow EU member Slovenia to slow down the migrant flow, Interior Minister Johanna Mikl-Leitner said today.

Both countries are part of the passport-free Schengen zone and have been key transit countries for tens of thousands of refugees and migrants desperately seeking to reach northern Europe via the Balkans.

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