Migrants and asylum seekers board a train near the registration camp after crossing the Macedonian-Greek border near Gevgelija on Thursday. Macedonia is a key transit country in the Balkans migration route into the EU
Migrants and refugees queue near a registration camp after crossing the Macedonian-Greek border near Gevgelija on Monday. Macedonia is a key transit country in the Balkans migration route into the EU
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A woman carries a baby as she goes through a police line in front of a reception centre in Opatovac, Croatia today. Scuffles have broken out between Croatian police and asylum-seekers after they were barred from entering a newly opened reception centre meant to register those seeking sanctuary in Europe.
A boy makes a grimace aboard a train transporting migrants and refugees to Serbia after they crossed the Greek-Macedonian border near Gevgelija on Monday
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A migrant walks the last few kilometres from Serbia to Croatia as more migrants continue to arrive by bus on Monday in Sid, Serbia
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A Syrian woman stands holding a banner that reads in Turkish ”we are migrants, we will pass” near the highway on their way to the border between Turkey and Greece.
Hungarian border police stand guard opposite refugees standing behind a fence at the Hungarian border with Serbia near the town of Horgos on Wednesday
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A woman walks on the railway track on her way to a temporary holding centre for migrants after crossing the borderline between Serbia and Hungary near Roszke, southern Hungary today.
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A young girl finds the energy to run towards waiting buses at the Hungarian border with Serbia in Roszke, Hungary. Migrants are rushing to the border due to fears and rumours that the borders will soon close.
Migrant families rest at the former truck custom station on the Austrian side of the border between Hungary and Austria or near Nickelsdorf, Austria
Migrants and refugees wait under the rain to cross the Greek-Macedonian border near the village of Idomeni, in northern Greece on Thursday
Migrants rest on a bench as they wait for trains at Keleti station in Budapest, Hungary on Wednesday
Migrants wrap themselves in blankets to warm up as the sun rises at a collection point in the village of Roszke, Hungary
Migrants break through the cordon of Macedonian police forces, near the town of Gevgelija, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. The Gevgelija-Presevo journey is just a part of the journey that the refugees, the vast majority of them from Syria, are forced to make along the so-called Balkan corridor, which takes them from Turkey, across Greece, Macedonia and Serbia to Hungary, the gateway to the European Union.
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A young migrant boy tries on shoes donated by the people of Hungary at Keleti station in Budapest Hungary. After days of confrontation and chaos, Hungary unexpectedly opened its borders with Austria, allowing thousands of migrants to leave the country and travel onto Germany.
Hungarian policemen stand by the family of migrants protesting on the tracks at the railway station in the town of Bicske, Hungary on Thursday
Migrants storm into a train at the Keleti train station in Budapest, Hungary. Hungarian police withdrew from the gates after two days of blocking their entry
A Syrian migrant carries his children as he walks along a railway track to cross the Serbian border with Hungary near the village of Horgos on Thursday
Migrants from Syria sit along a road as they wait for a bus in the village of Miratovac near the town of Presevo, Serbia. Long lines of migrants, many of them refugees from Syria, snaked through southern Serbia by foot on Monday before jumping on trains and buses north to Hungary and the last leg of an increasingly desperate journey to western Europe
Migrants confront Macedonian police during clashes at the Greek-Macedonian border, on Friday. Macedonian police drove back crowds of migrants and refugees trying to enter from Greece on Friday after a night spent stranded in no-man’s land by an emergency decree effectively sealing the Macedonian frontier.