Hungary’s Fence Turns Trek Into Waiting Game

15 Aug 2016
Source: 
The Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal reports that along Europe’s longest border fence, a summer encampment of migrants is attempting to wait its way into Hungary. As thousands of migrants roam the Balkans, taking advantage of the warm season in search of a route north, hundreds are camping out at this Hungarian border checkpoint. A metallic gate topped with razor wire here offers entry into the European Union. Once a day, Hungarian authorities open the passage, pick 30 asylum seekers and let them through.

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