balkan route

Despite fortifications, migrants continue to scale the border between Greece and North Macedonia | Photo:  Imago/ZUMA Press
Migrants and refugees wait in line to receive supplies from the Red Cross at the Vucjak camp | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa
Turkish and Greek coast guards patrol the Aegean Sea | Photo: picture-alliance/AA/A. Balli
Migrants waiting in front of Croatian police officers near the entrance of a reception center close to Croatia's border with Serbia, in Opatovac, Croatia | Photo: EPA/ZOLTAN BALOGH
Migrants gathering in an abandoned warehouse near the border with Croatia in Adasevac, Serbia | Photo: EPA/KOCA SULEJMANOVIC
Police carry out an operation against a criminal operation dedicated to facilitating illegal immigration to Italy along the Balkan route | Photo: ANSA/ State Police
Croatian border policemen keep watch at Maljevac border crossing with Bosnia And Herzegovina as a group of migrants attempting to cross into Croatia. Photo: EPA/FEHIM DEMIR
migrants wait in line at the Slovenian border | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/ERWIN SCHERI
Migrants in a park in Belgrade, Serbia | Photo: ARCHIVE/ANSA/EPA/KOCA SULEJMANOVIC
Bosnian Prime Minister Denis Zvizdic | Photo: EPA/Felipe Trueba
Soldiers securing Bulgaria's borders | Photo: Picture-alliance / dpa / V. Donev
(Migrant children rest on their way to European Union countries, passing through Belgrade, Serbia | Photo: EPA/KOCA SULEJMANOVIC