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Refugees

Group: Refugees abused by border forces in Balkans

Rigardu, a German monitoring group, has documented at least 857 instances of violence on Serbia's borders with the EU.

Group: Refugees abused by border forces in Balkans

Slovenia

In limbo: Inside Britain's detention system

Asylum seekers in the UK complain of neglect, abuse and lengthy detentions.

In limbo: Inside Britain's detention system

Europe

German police: Men hauled off plane presented no danger

Three British businessmen, detained after passengers complained they talked about 'terrorism', released without charge.

Men released after easyJet flight 'presented no danger'

Aviation

EasyJet plane diverts over 'suspicious conversation'

UK-bound flight from Slovenia makes emergency stop in Germany as passengers claim men on plane talked about 'terrorism'.

EasyJet plane diverts over 'suspicious conversation'

Humanitarian crises

Slovenia, Croatia 'close Balkan refugee route'

Governments of Slovenia and Croatia place new restrictions on entry, effectively closing doors to refugees.

Refugee crisis: Slovenia, Croatia 'close Balkan route'

Human Rights

Refugees sew lips in Greece-Macedonia border protest

Refugees stranded by recent decision by Balkan nations to screen refugees by country, not merit, go on hunger strike.

Refugees sew lips in Greece-Macedonia border protest

Europe

Slovenia starts erecting razor wire on Croatia border

Government says measure is to direct flow of refugees, rather than reduce numbers, adding that border will stay open.

Slovenia starts erecting razor wire on Croatia border

Europe

Austria to build 'technical barriers' over refugee flow

Vienna, a strong critic of building fences to keep out refugees, says move is solely to bring order to flow of people.

Austria to build 'technical barriers' over refugee flow

Croatia

Slovenia calls on EU to help cope with rush of refugees

Country struggling after 12,000 refugees arrive from Croatia in one day calls for policing assistance.

Human Rights

Slovenia expands army authority to stem refugee influx

Parliament passes law to enable troops to help guard border as record number of refugees seek to pass through country.

Human Rights

Slovenia to deploy army to help stem influx of refugees

Parliament expected to amend laws to enable soldiers to help guard border after drastic rise in refugee influx.

Slovenia to deploy army to help stem influx of refugees

Human Rights

Slovenia to slow refugee flow over fears of bottleneck

Ljubljana says it will only process up to 2,500 refugees a day to ease pressure on both its own and Austria's borders.

Croatia

Slovenia receives refugees after Hungary border closure

Croatian authorities transfer hundreds more refugees to Slovenia after Hungary closes its frontier with Croatia.

Slovenia receives refugees after Hungary border closure

Refugees

Refugees enter Slovenia after Hungary closes border

Buses and refugees on foot en route to northern Europe directed west from Croatia as Hungary seals off southern border.

Refugees enter Slovenia after Hungary closes border

Human Rights

Refugees stuck at Croatia's border with Slovenia

Hundreds demanding entry to Slovenia from Croatia en route to Western Europe stranded in a stretch of no-man's land.