Austria Is Trying To Stop Migrants From Surging Over Its Border With Hungary

September 15, 2015 9:26 PM

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As the Two-Way previously reported, last night Hungary implemented emergency border-control measures, including a barbed wire fence, in an attempt to seal the border with Serbia and stem the flood of people crossing unauthorized onto the country.

Now, Austria's Interior Ministry has announced similar border-control measures on its frontier with Hungary, and says the emergency action could be extended to the Austria's borders with Slovenia, Italy and Slovakia, if needed.

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