European borders: Restrictions remain in Schengen zone

In spite of the drop in numbers of refugees arriving in Europe, a number of European countries have cited security controls to keep restrictions in place on movement across their borders.

Border checks within Europe’s passport-free Schengen zone are continuing – despite rules allowing certain restrictions coming to an end.

It’s two years since the peak of the refugee crisis, but some countries say security remains an issue.


Al Jazeera's Paul Rhys reports from Malmo, one of the busiest crossing points, between Denmark and Sweden.