Migrants hold out on Hungarian "freedom train"; Orban says millions coming

September 4, 2015 8:58 AM

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Migrants hold out on Hungarian "freedom train"; Orban says millions coming

BICSKE, Hungary Hundreds of migrants, including Syrian refugees, were stranded on a train in Hungary for a second day on Friday, demanding passage to Germany in a standoff with riot police.

They spent the night on packed carriages at a railway station west of Budapest, having left the capital on Thursday morning believing they were heading for Austria, Germany and the end of a sometimes perilous journey from the Middle East, Africa and Asia.

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