Day Balkan Journey on Foot

March 26, 2015 4:14 AM

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A journey by African migrants as they tried to reach the European Union through the Balkans ended largely in defeat after a 10-day, 200-kilometer (125-mile) hike. But weeks later a dogged, lucky few finally reached their EU destination of Hungary.

This is a timeline of the group's daily progress, as monitored by The Associated Press, amid harsh weather, injuries, infighting, exhaustion and police pursuit.

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