If necessary, the Czech Republic would be ready to introduce border controls, said Czech Minister of the Interior Jan Hamáček in relation to illegal migration. His German counterpart, Horst Seehofer, expressed a similar opinion on Sunday. According to Prime Minister Andrej Babiš, the Czech Republic is ready to fight illegal migration. “We are assessing the […]
German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer admits that inspections could return to the borders, such as in Saxony, which borders the Czech Republic and Poland. Currently, more strict measures only work at the Austrian-German border, mainly because of the return of migrants.
Austria announced it will extend controls on the border with Hungary and Slovenia to at least May 2019. Even though Austria and both affected neighboring countries are part of the Schengen zone, border controls have been in place since the height of the migration crisis.
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