Bulgaria overwhelmed by war-zones refugees

Government says it will build fence on border with Turkey to keep Syrian and Afghan asylum seekers from entering.

    Bulgaria is being overwhelmed by refugees arriving from Syria and Afghanistan. 

    Now, the government wants to build a fence on the border with Turkey to prevent illegal entry to the country.

    Al Jazeera's Paul Brennan reports from Bulgaria.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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