Progress on the main thrust of the EU's current migrant strategy will be discussed when EU leaders meet without...
Twenty-seven people were rescued, among them a pregnant woman, and the survivors were said to be in good condition
The Interior Ministry said 181,000 migrants arrived in Germany in October alone, a record for a single month.
Merkel said blocking the border with Austria to refugees and migrants would be reckless
"We're terrified. We take turns to sleep and there's always someone keeping guard," a migrant said.
"Austria's behavior is hurting our neighborly relations. We cannot and should not deal with each other this way"
For the time being, the thousands of life vests and boats are deposited at a dump further north.
Border crossings have been fitted with gates of steel and concrete.
Migrants can now find themselves in court within days of crossing the fence.
18 people have paid a total of $68,000 to the group, hoping to be able to work in Canada
Migrants scattered through Balkan countries said they were searching for other routes, possibly through Croatia or Romania
Eleven women and four children were among the victims of the latest migrant shipwreck in the Aegean Sea, where three...
"I will sit here until they open the border. I cannot go back to Syria. Life in Syria is finished, ...
More than 10,000 migrants arrived in Munich on Saturday, leading regional officials to sound the alarm and urge other...