Tag: border controls

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U.S. Suspends Visa Applications from Turkey

The U.S. embassy in Turkey announced Sunday that it has suspended all non-immigrant visa services to Turkish citizens “effective immediately.”

Theresa May Leaves Downing Street To Attend A Commons Liaison Committee

UK Will Have ‘Control Over Borders’ After Brexit Says May

LONDON (AFP) – Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday insisted that Britain will have “control over our borders” after Brexit, suggesting she would be prepared to quit Europe’s trading zone to achieve it. “The referendum vote was a vote for us

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EU’s Emergency Migrant Crisis Border Controls Will Expire Next Month

The temporary internal border controls enacted to help mitigate the migrant crisis are set to expire in November, and they are unlikely to extended despite several countries requesting an extension. EU Interior Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos has come out saying it

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Milan Overrun by ‘Invasion’ Of Thousands Of Immigrants

As other migratory routes north have closed, migrants have converged on the Italian city of Milan, in what Italian press are describing as an “invasion” of thousands of migrants and fear of thousands more.

BRENNER, AUSTRIA - MAY 07: Riot police clash with protesters during a rally against the Austrian government's planned re-introduction of border controls at the Brenner Pass. Activists protesting Austrian recently-introduced border controls confront police at the Brenner Pass border crossing to Italy on May 7, 2016 in Brenner, Austria. Austrian …

Austria Ramps Up Border Controls Around Brenner Pass

Austrian authorities have more than doubled the number of police officers monitoring traffic in the immediate vicinity of the Brenner border, to prevent unauthorized migrant entries into Austria.

Slovenian soldiers build a razor wire fence on the Slovenian-Croatian border in Gibina, northeastern Slovenia, on November 11, 2015. Slovenia's army began on November 11 rolling out razor wire along the border with Croatia, in a move billed by the government as designed to better manage the influx of migrants. …

Switzerland Proposes Barbed Wire Fence Along Italian Border

Following on news of an increased presence of the Swiss army at the border with Italy to address a possibly uncontrolled influx of migrants during the summer, a senior official has proposed the construction of a barbed wire fence along the border.

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EU Ministers Discussing Border Controls

EU ministers hold emergency talks Friday on tightening border checks after the killing of the ringleader of the Paris attacks in an apartment in the French capital raised troubling questions about the bloc’s security. Abdelhamid Abaaoud, a Belgian of Moroccan