Tapash Sarkar died in Montenegro recently, after leaving Greece. InfoMigrants spoke with his brother about him | Photo: Private
European Commissioner for Home Affairs Ylva Johansson | Photo: Laima Penek / Lithuanian Government / EPA
The numbers of obstacles on the Balkan route has increased the organized crime around migrant smuggling say researchers | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/ A. Emric
A picture from Frontex' twitter feed to announce the strengthening of operations on the Montenegrin borders | Source: Frontex Twitter
In Bihac, Bosnia, many migrants are sleeping rough | Photo: IFRC
Bosnian police in Sarajevo. Photo: EPA/FEHIM DEMIR
A group of migrants attempting to cross into Croatia gather near the Maljevac border crossing, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Credit: EPA/FEHIM DEMIR
EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos and Minister of the Interior of Montenegro Mevludin Nuhodzic (L) during the signing ceremony of the European Border and Coast Guard Agency Agreement, which will take effect in Montenegro. PHOTO/EPA/OLIVIER HOSLET
Migrants gathering in an abandoned warehouse near the border with Croatia in Adasevac, Serbia Photo: EPA/Koca Sulejmanovic
The Albanian border with Greece
The new migrant route takes a more southern approach to reach the EU.
Two migrants try to get warm from an open fire as they take refuge in an abandoned warehouse near the border with Croatia in Adasevac, Serbia. Credit: EPA/KOCA SULEJMANOVIC