Border crossings in Europe are to be more closely monitored. The area around the town of Freilassing marks the end of the Balkan route for thousands of refugees. Long queues and waiting times are proving a challenge for the region's economy.
As the economic impact of Brexit begins to bite, British and EU officials meet for the third time to formally discuss the terms of the UK's exit from the bloc. No breakthrough on any of the thorny issues is expected.
EU citizens' data will now be checked against wanted lists when they enter the Schengen zone. A threat to our freedom? No, says MEP and foreign affairs expert Elmar Brok in an interview with DW.
More and more EU countries are reintroducing long-abandoned internal border controls to try and stem the influx of refugees. What will be the consequences? Predictions differ.
London will agree to pay up to 40 billion euros to quit the EU, not a cent more, according to a report. It's much less than the EU wants.
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