Migrants in Hungary Remain in Tense Standoff at Bicske Station

September 4, 2015 9:18 AM

29 0

Migrants in Hungary Remain in Tense Standoff at Bicske Station

LONDON — Hundreds of migrants remained locked in a tense standoff with the police on Friday morning at the Bicske station in Hungary, with some barricading themselves in a train to avoid being sent to a nearby camp.

The mayhem in Hungary, which has become an unwilling center of Europe’s migration crisis, has highlighted divisions in Europe over how to grapple with the large influx of migrants from Africa, the Middle East and elsewhere who have come by sea and land through the Balkans in search of a better life.

Also read: Matteo Renzi’s Fate Is at Stake as Italians Vote in Referendum

Read more

To category page

Loading...