Europe's Deadly Borders An Inside Look at EU's Shameful Immigration Policy

Along the frontiers between Spain and Morocco, Greece and Turkey and Hungary and Serbia, the EU is deploying brutal methods to keep out undesired refugees. Many risk everything for a future in Europe and their odysseys too often end in death.
The EU is doing all it can to keep out refugees.

The EU is doing all it can to keep out refugees.

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Photo Gallery: Protecting Europe's Borders
Foto: Carlos Spottorno/DER SPIEGEL
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Photo Gallery: Protecting Europe's Borders

Photo Gallery: From Africa to Europe
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Photo Gallery: From Africa to Europe

Graphic: Spain's Border Exclaves

Graphic: Spain's Border Exclaves

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Photo Gallery: The Borderlands of Spain
Foto: Dualtagh Herr
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Photo Gallery: The Borderlands of Spain

Photo Gallery: From Asia to Europe
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Photo Gallery: From Asia to Europe

Graphic: Crossing the Aegean Sea

Graphic: Crossing the Aegean Sea

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Photo Gallery: Stuck in Hungary
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Photo Gallery: Stuck in Hungary

Graphic: Hungary's Hot Spots

Graphic: Hungary's Hot Spots

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Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan