Croatian border policemen keep watch at Maljevac border crossing with Bosnia and Herzegovina | Photo: Fehim Demir/archive/EPA
Screenshot from the program 'Monitor' aired on German broadcaster WDR about pushbacks at the Croatian border | Photo: Monitor/WDR
The Latvian-Belarus border near Robeznieki, Latvia, September 28, 2021 | Photo: Ints Kalnins/ Reuters
Camera footage from 2018 shows Croation authorities, armed with batons, forcing a group of migrants back into Bosnia | Copyright: Border Violence Monitoring Network
The investigation endorses the accounts of asylum seekers saying they have been beaten by masked men during pushbacks | Marko Djurica / Reuters

A Frontex officer in Lithuania in July 2021 | Photo: EPA/STR
The numbers of those crossing borders into the EU via the 'Balkan route' has increased dramatically in 2021 | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/ A. Emric
An example of anti-personnel mines | Source: Wikipedia
An Afghan family in Bosnia near the Croatian border in December 2020 | Photo: Marc Sanye/AP Photo/picture-alliance
Migrants looking to reach rich Western European nations frequently attempt to enter EU member state Croatia from Bosnia | Marko Djurica / Reuters
Frontex is accused of being involved in illegal pushbacks | Photo: DW
The border between Italy and Slovenia | Photo: Cristiana Missori / ANSA / Archive