„Refugees die along the Balkan Route“

Although we have been facing alerting border violence against refugees for the past two and half years, this past week two documentary movies, the ARD’s titled “Deaths along the Balkan Route” and the Al-Jazeera’s “Revision – At the Line of Separation” and Deutsche Welle’s article „Refugees Die Along the Balkan Route” brought stronger attention to the unlawful practice of pushbacks and tragic ramifications of the lack of safe and legal pathways such as – deaths.

„Neue Balkanroute über Bosnien“

Seit Beginn des Jahres 2018 lässt sich ein massiver Anstieg der Flüchtlingszahlen in Bosnien ausmachen, weshalb bordermontioring.eu im September 2018 Sarajevo und die bosnisch-kroatische Grenzregion besuchte, um ein Bild von der Situation vor Ort zu bekommen. Die Eindrücke dieser Reise und die mittlerweile zahlreichen NGO- und Presseberichte stellen die Basis für die folgenden Ausführungen zur neuen Balkanroute dar.

News from Croatia: Future beyond the police hammer and humanitarian anvil

At this moment more than 700 academics, activists, artists, and journalists, as well as some 50 collectives, initiatives, editorial boards, and organizations have reacted to the eruption of hatred against the refugees and migrants channeled through the media and social discussions in Croatia. There is more support coming in as we speak.