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The Extreme Anti-Migrant Measures Of The EU

Overwhelmed with the mass influx of refugees, European countries are tightening regulations. So how's the migrant crisis changing the EU?

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Migrant crisis: Migration to Europe explained in graphics (bbc.com)
"More than a million migrants and refugees crossed into Europe in 2015, sparking a crisis as countries struggle to cope with the influx, and creating division in the EU over how best to deal with resettling people."

Schengen: Controversial EU free movement deal explained (bbc.com)
"The Schengen Agreement abolished the EU's internal borders, enabling passport-free movement across most of the bloc."

Germany sends hundreds of migrants back to Austria every day (dw.com)
"Germany has been refusing an increasing number of migrants at its southern border, Austrian authorities say."

Danish MPs approve seizing valuables from refugees (aljazeera.com)
"Package of measures to deter asylum seekers passed, including confiscation of cash and valuables exceeding $1,450."