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Marko Djurica

Migrants block Bosnian border, scuffle with Croatian police

Oct 24 2018

MALJEVAC BORDER CROSSING, Bosnia Several people were injured on Wednesday as migrants demanding to cross Bosnia's northwestern border threw stones at Croatian police who responded by firing teargas and using batons to push them back, a Reuters photographer at the scene said.

Migrants block Bosnian border, scuffle with Croatian police

Oct 24 2018

MALJEVAC BORDER CROSSING, Bosnia Several people were injured on Wednesday as migrants demanding to cross Bosnia's northwestern border threw stones at Croatian police who responded by firing teargas and using batons to push them back, a Reuters photographer at the scene said.

Normality returns for some in Damascus after fighting ends

Oct 22 2018

DAMASCUS Some people in the Syrian capital Damascus have been able to enjoy a semblance of normality since fighting in the area ended in May, but in the rubble of shattered, destitute towns nearby, life could not be more different. | Video

Russian police evacuate venues in World Cup host city after bomb threats

Jun 26 2018

ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia Russian police said early on Wednesday they had received multiple bomb threats in the World Cup host city of Rostov-on-Don, causing bars and restaurants to be evacuated across the city.

In Macedonia, scepticism and hope as country set to change its name

Jun 13 2018

SKOPJE The "Republic of Northern Macedonia" - the proposed new name for the country once part of Yugoslavia - is meant to settle a diplomatic standoff with Greece, but will not satisfy some nationalists on either side of the border.

In Rohingya refugee camp, a wedding is celebrated

Dec 28 2017

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh The bride's hands are covered with decorative patterns inked in henna, the groom is perfumed and the guests feast and dance the night away in a colorful tent.

Migrant pressure builds in Serbia despite tighter border controls

Oct 01 2016

VRSKA CUKA, Serbia Across south-east Europe, governments are throwing up barriers to keep out migrants arriving via Turkey, but numbers are still creeping up as rougher seas lead more to try this Balkan route rather than risk a Mediterranean crossing.

Migrants on Serbia-Hungary border go on hunger strike, want to enter EU

Jul 25 2016

HORGOS, Serbia About 150 migrants, mainly from Afghanistan and Pakistan, on Monday started a hunger strike in a field in Serbia on the border with Hungary to demand passage to the European Union. | Video

Migrants in Serbia start march to Hungary and hunger strike

Jul 22 2016

BELGRADE Hundreds of migrants from the Middle East and Asia marched through Belgrade on Friday on their way to Hungary and announced a hunger strike to underline their demand for passage to western Europe.

Winter brings new dangers for migrants crossing frozen Balkan peninsula

Jan 20 2016

PRESEVO/SID, Serbia Migrants braved temperatures as low as -15 degrees Celsius (5 degrees Fahrenheit) on Wednesday to cross frozen Balkan borders en route to western Europe, visibly unprepared for winter and in increasing danger from the cold.

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