Category: Balkans


Croatian officials deny misconduct in police treatment of irregular migrants

No misconduct has yet been identified in the police treatment of irregular migrants in a mountain hut on Mount Risnjak, said...
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Thousands of migrants require humanitarian assistance in Bosnia, aid agency said

Thousands of migrants from Asia and North Africa are sleeping rough in parks and abandoned buildings, the International...
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Two migrants die from heatstroke and suffocation in tanker truck near Serbia-Hungary border

Two migrants have died and two others are in serious condition, after they were found unconscious in a tanker truck near the...
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Migrants in Hungary’s border transit zones denied food, said rights group

A human rights group in Hungary has accused the Hungarian government of systematically denying food to migrants in border transit...
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False news sparks violent clashes between migrants and police near the Greece-Macedonia border

Greek police used tear gas and stun grenades when attempting to halt the advance of some 2,000 migrants as they tried to reach...
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Bosnian authorities arrest Afghan migrants suspected of links to terrorism and people smuggling

The Bosnian service for foreign affairs said on 19 February that since the beginning of 2019, six Afghan migrants have been...
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