Some residents of a French mountain village are now on trial for helping refugees cross from Italy.
Construction work has begun at the Brenner pass in the Alps as the country prepares for a new influx of migrants. With the Balkan route now closed, officials estimate 300,000 refugees will arrive in Italy by sea.
A French farmer has been convicted for helping migrants cross the Italian border into France. Cedric Herrou is one of several people who have recently faced criminal charges for challenging France’s border control.
Three days after a planned refugee home was set on fire in Bautzen, refugees, helpers, and local authorities have no choice but to keep going. Ben Knight reports from the demonized German state of Saxony.
Italian authorities recently caught more than 40 Sudanese migrants in the Italian town of Ventimiglia on the border with France and deported them. Emanuela Barbiroglio reports from the border.
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