border control

A police officer directs the traffic, as they check vehicles at the Czech-Slovak border in Stary Hrozenkov, as part of the security measures put in place after the numbers of migrants travelling to Germany increased, Czech Republic, September 29, 2022 | Photo: REUTERS/Radovan Stoklasa
Refugees from Ukraine have been crossing at land borders of neighboring countries, like Slovakia | Photo: Radovan Stoklasa/Reuters
From file: The Bulgarian coast guard has stepped up its patrols along the coast in recent weeks | Photo: Ray van Zeschau/imago
From file: A border point between Slovenia and Italy in Lipica, Slovenia | Photo: EPA/Igor Kupljenik
Human rights activists fear for migrants attempting to cross illegally into Poland from Belarus this winter | Photo: Oksana Manchuk/BelTA/TASS/picture-alliance/dpa
Detect and deter: one of the electronic surveillance pylons near the Greek-Turkish border that aims to detect migrants and deter them from crossing into Greece | Photo: Giannis Papanikos/AP/picture alliance
A photo of the van in which the migrants were travelling that was released by police | Photo: Kanton Nidwalden
File photo: A section of the border fence between Greece and Turkey, in Alexandroupolis, Greece, August 10, 2021. Picture taken August 10, 2021 | Photo: Reuters/Alexandros Avramidis
Restricted area at the Greek-Turkish border near the Evros river | Photo: Alexandros Avramidis/tagesschau.de
Migrants who launched from the coast of northern France to cross the English Channel are rescued by Britain's Border Force, near Dover, Britain, August 4, 2021 | Photo: Peter Nicholls / Reuters
A gallery entry on highway A10. The blinking light alerts drivers to be alert due to the possible presence of pedestrians on the road | Photo: ARCHIVE ANSA
Barbed wire marking the border between Bulgaria and Turkey in February 2020, when thousands of migrants gathered at Turkey's Pazarkule border crossing with Greece's Kastanies | Photo: AP Photo/Hristo Rusev