Frontex chief looks beyond EU borders

14.01.13 @ 08:29

EU border control agency Frontex is looking to buy drones and satellite images to monitor migrant behaviour beyond the Union's borders.

Highlights

07.01.13 @ 07:43

Fortress Europe

07.01.13 @ 07:43

EUobserver investigative reports

07.01.13 @ 07:43

About Nikolaj Nielsen

'I have heard about EU austerity, but still I would like to go'

09.01.13 @ 08:46

Poor labour conditions, racism and squalid housing is making African migrants in Istanbul dream of the EU despite its crisis.

Fortress Europe: a Greek wall close up

21.12.12 @ 09:19

A 12.5km fence rolled with barbwire along the Greek Turkish border is part of a larger initiative to secure Europe from migrants seeking a better life.

Amnesty: migrant abuse in Greece is 'humanitarian crisis'

20.12.12 @ 09:27

The poor treatment of migrants and asylum seekers in Greece is a humanitarian disaster, says a report released on Wednesday by Amnesty International.

Istanbul: smuggler capital for EU-bound migrants

07.01.13 @ 07:56

Smuggler groups - kacakci - who get people from Turkey into the EU make more money each time the Union takes steps to protect the border.

Turkish limbo pushing Afghan refugees to EU

03.01.13 @ 11:31

Afghan refugees trapped in legal limbo in Turkey are pursuing new Balkan routes to get into the EU.

Land border sealed, Greek police chief says

27.12.12 @ 08:39

A chief of police in north-eastern Greece says irregular migrants no longer cross into the country from Turkey. Land mines from World War II are among the deterrents.