Dimitrovgrad

Dimitrovgrad is located in Serbia and is the first town that migrants cross after having traversed the border with Bulgaria. To arrive in Serbia they have to walk through mountains for many hours, but at a certain times of the year the weather can be very harsh. There have been some cases of deaths because
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Thomas

When he walks through the streets of Sofia Thomas is easly noticed. There are not many black people that decide to settle in Bulgaria. In general migrants coming from Turkey, try to cross the country as quickly as possible. They can pay thousands of euro to any passeur, taxi driver, or to the same authority,
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The mayor of Shtit

From the hilltops overlooking the village of Shtit, on the eastern border of Bulgaria, the former mayor of the town shows us the fence that divides Bulgaria from Turkey, built in the last years thanks to European Union funds. A 3m double-fence covered by barbed barbed wire and protected by observation towers and a video
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Push Back

Shtit is small village of one hundred citizens close to the Turkish-Bulgarian border: a few houses, a small hotel-restaurant and a Bulgarian border police station. This place is the starting point for patrols in search of migrants at the border. Border policemen shall allow migrants to seek asylum, though, what most of them tell, is
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