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Bickering in the Balkans: Officials clash over migrants

...crisis is turning vicious, with officials in the bickering Balkans trading blame and accusations of lying, while also disparaging...resolution, the finger-pointing turned especially nasty in the Balkans.Hungary's decision Sept. 15 to close its border with Serbia...
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Vital U.S. role in Balkans

...government. The unrest threatens to plunge the Balkans into yet another war unless Washington...not as dangerous as another war in the Balkans. The border policing should be stepped...the United States is a key player in the Balkans.
Alaska media experts build up communications in Balkans

...working to establish free and independent news media in the Balkans. The quartet includes a husband and wife team, Suzi and Richard...from small town papers or stations go over smoothly in the Balkans. "I didn't need an expert from the New York Times, but...
Bird Bits: Eurasian collared dove - many times the immigrant

...tail, the Eurasian collared dove originated in the greater India area. In the 16th century, it wandered to Turkey and the Balkans. Increased agriculture and the cultivation of grains in the 1900s saw a rapid spread of these doves through Europe and Asia...
Razor-lined boxcar marks Hungary's new border

...people trying to reach the EU heavyweight via Hungary, the Balkans and Greece. Since Sunday those borders have grown tighter again...of them crossing by train, bus and foot via Greece and the Balkans or by sea from Libya to Italy's southernmost islands - has...
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Long, winding road to Europe turns messy

...reunite with relatives in the Netherlands.The sudden onset of autumn has taken tens of thousands by surprise all along the Balkans route from Greece to Hungary, the main gateway to Western Europe for more than 160,000 asylum seekers already this year...
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European ministers agree to relocate 120,000 refugees they go to. They have to stay in the country they were distributed to," he said.Along the migrant trail through the Balkans in southeastern Europe, the crisis continued and drew old foes into a new dispute.Serbia gave Croatia an ultimatum to reopen...
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Probe: Nuke smugglers sought out terrorist buyers

...ringleaders a chance to escape with their nuclear contraband - an indication that the threat from the nuclear black market in the Balkans is far from under control.Moldovan investigators can't be sure that the suspects who fled didn't hold on to the bulk...
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Border tensions rise between Croatia and Serbia

...actions underscore the pressure exerted by thousands of people from the Middle East, Africa and Asia who are transiting the Balkans in hopes of making their way to countries such as Germany and Austria.Relations began unraveling after Hungary closed its...
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Germany implements temporary border checks to limit migrants

...eastern islands, where they pursue a more than 1,000-mile (1,600-kilometer) odyssey to the heart of Europe via the Balkans and Hungary.But Hungarian authorities have vowed to fortify their southern frontier and - starting Tuesday - prosecute those...
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