border control

Young migrants in the northern French port city of Calais. Photo: Picture alliance
An Italian police car | Photo: ARCHIVE/ANSA
The International Organization for Migration has estimated that for every migrant known to have died crossing the Mediterranean, as many as two are lost in the desert | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/J.Delay
More than 200 migrants and refugees have arrived in the UK since October 2018 | Credit: picture-alliance/dpa/empics/PAWire/V. Jones
Migrants along Bosnian-Croatian border face stand-off with Croatian police
Members from the European Mission 'Sophia' operating in the Mediterranean Sea | Photo: EPA/STEPHANIE LECOCQ
Trying to cross the border between Italy and France can be perilous at any time of year, but especially in winter.
The police checks whether the people crossing the border have valid travel documents
Migrants attempting to cross into Croatia holding banners | Credit: PHOTO/ARCHIVE/EPA-EFE/FEHIM DEMIR
From file: Police control at the German-Austrian border crossing Walserberg | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/Revierfoto
Migrants disembark from Frontex ship "Protector" in the night at the port of Pozzallo, Sicily, Italy. Credit: ANSA/ Francesco Ruta
Both leaders emphasized the need to bolster Frontex, the EU's border management agency