The second fence of the double fence system along the whole, 155 kilometre stretch of the Hungarian-Serbian border has been completed. At a press conference on Friday in Röszke, the Ministry of Interior’s Parliamentary State Secretary Károly Kontrát said that Hungarian border protection was now stronger than every before. Photos: Gergely Botár/kormany.hu
The problem of mass migration to Europe can only be successfully resolved through international cooperation, the Interior Minister said when he addressed the fifty police personnel whom Hungary is sending to Slovenia to contribute to the efforts aimed at the protection of the EU’s external borders. Photo: Gergely Botár/kormany.hu
Fifty Slovakian policemen have arrived in Budapest to help their Hungarian colleagues at the Serbian border section of Hungary. (Minister of Interior) Sándor Pintér emphasised at a press conference that their presence proofs that Visegrád countries are giving a unified answer to the challenges posed by migration. Photo: Károly Árvai / Prime Minister’s Office
The Röszke border crossing station situated on the M5 motorway was reopened on Sunday morning after five days. The border crossing station was opened by Minister of Interior Sándor Pintér and his Serbian counterpart, Nebojsa Stefanovic.