border control

Polish border guard officers patrol near the Kuznica-Bruzgi checkpoint on the Polish-Belarusian border amid the migrant crisis, in Kuznica, Poland, December 6, 2021 | Photo: REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
EU ombudman Emily O'Reilly | Photo: EP
About 5,000 Migrants currently live in three camps near the Lithuanian-Belarussian border | Photo: Mindaugas Kulbis/AP/picture-alliance
From file: Hungarian soldiers and a police car patrol along the border fence installed to prevent migrants from entering the country in Hercegszanto, in the vicinity of the border between Serbia and Hungary, November 18, 2020 | Photo: EPA/Tibor Rosta
A soldier patrols near a steel fence built along the Evros River in the area of Feres, at the Greek-Turkish border in Greece on September 1, 2021 | Photo: Dimitris Alexoudis/EPA
Migrants and refugees wait in limbo as they are pushed back and forth across the border between Belarus and Poland | Photo: Maxim Shemetov/REUTERS
Italian infrastructure and sustainable mobility minister Enrico Giovannini during a press conference at the end of a Cabinet meeting, Rome, 2 September, 2021 | Photo: ANSA/FABIO FRUSTACI
Under the EU proposal, refugees could be held in closed camps at the border for up to 16 weeks | Photo: Kacper Pempel
© Pascal Rossignol, Reuters | French police patrol the Slack dunes on the English Channel at Wimereux, near Calais, France, November 25, 2021.
Polish serviceman sprays tear gas during clashes between migrants and Polish border guards at the Belarus-Poland border near Grodno, Belarus, on Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021 | Photo: Leonid Shcheglov/AP/picture-alliance
It all began in 2014 when Michael Kurzwelly started a choir with asylum seekers and locals from Frankfurt and Słubice | Photo: Michael Kurzwelly
A handout photo made available by Belta news agency shows children looking at Polish police and military police through barbed wire at the Belarusian-Polish border near the Bruzgi-Kuznica checkpoint, in the Grodno region, Belarus, 17 November 2021 | Photo:ARCHIVE/EPA/MAXIM GUCHEK/BELTA HANDOUT