Austria deploys policemen to Bulgaria-Serbia border

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Twenty Austrian policemen are to take part at the surveillance of the Bulgaria-Serbia border at the instruction of Austria’s Minister of Interior Wolfgang Sobotka. A statement of the Austrian Federal Ministry of the Interior reads that the closure of the so-called Balkan Migrant Route is of key significance for overcoming the migrant crisis in Europe and that the EU members should contribute to that process.

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