Not all Hungarians support prime minister Viktor Orban's anti-migrant fence. Villagers in Kübekhaza are outraged by his nationalist policies and see the barrier as a disgraceful symbol of his closed-door policy.
Opposition within the CDU to a UN migration pact has grown despite Chancellor Angela Merkel's backing. Critics say the Global Compact for Migration conflates economic migration and refugees.
The Hungarian government of Viktor Orban imposed a 25 percent tax on activities assisting immigration. Billionaire George Soros had already transferred administration from Hungary to Berlin ahead of tougher laws.
The arrival of hundreds of migrants at Spain's southern border has set alarm bells ringing. While the government has weathered the storm so far, a worrying trend is noticeable. Santiago Saez reports from Madrid.
Hungary detains its asylum-seekers in transit zones on the EU's external border. Would that approach work on Germany's border with Austria, as the country's conservative leaders are planning? DW's Bernd Riegert reports.
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