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Slovenia erecting panel fence along Croatia border

Slovenia started putting up a metal panel fence at its biggest border crossing with Croatia, Bregana-Obrezje, on Thursday and at the Gruskovje-Macelj crossing on Friday, Slovenia's STA news agency said, citing the Interior Ministry.

Hungary to build a second fence on border with Serbia

Hungary plans to build a second fence on its southern border with Serbia that would enable it to keep out any major new wave of migrants, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Friday.

Anti-sex fence going up to keep prostitutes from Berlin neighbourhood

Berlin has paid 36,000 euros (40,000 dollars) to build a so-called anti-sex fence to prevent prostitutes and drug dealers from wandering into a neighbouring residential area, the daily Bild reported Thursday.

Barrier placed at Batina border crossing, Interior Ministry says

The Interior Ministry officially confirmed on Thursday that "technical obstacles" were set up at the Batina border crossing with Serbia.

Croatia builds fence at Serbian border as migrants return

Croatia is building a fence along a part of its border with Serbia to stop migrants still trying to reach wealthy European countries, daily Vecernji List reported Thursday online.

Croatian tourism minister talks Slovenia's panel border fence

Kliman said that Slovenia was putting up a fence for no real reason but out of fear. "It says more about the one putting it up than about us. It won't be a pretty picture for tourists."

Slovenia replacing razor-wire with garden fencing

Slovenian soldiers have begun to take down the razor-wire fence on the section of the border with Croatia along the Dragonja river in Istria, Slovenia's Defence Ministry reported on Wednesday and added that the dangerous razor-wire will be replaced with panels of garden fencing.  

Croatian president hopes Slovenia will soon remove fence on border with Croatia

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic told Slovenian Parliament Speaker Milan Brglez in Zagreb on Wednesday she hoped that the wire fence on the Croatian-Slovenian border would soon be removed, her office said in a press release.

Outgoing interior minister talks migration restrictions

Speaking at a press conference, he told "advocates of the wire fence" that aside from putting it up along the border with Serbia, they must not forget Croatia's 1,000-km-long border with Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Croatia presents new protest note to Slovenia over wire fencing

Slovenia must be aware that it is responsible for the damage it is doing to the people in the border area by denying them their rights, the statement said.

Zagreb protests against Slovenia's wire on Croatia's territory

The note forwarded to Slovenia's embassy in Zagreb reiterates Croatia's demand that the razor-wire fence on Croatia's territory must be removed without delay.

Macedonian army starts building fence on Greek border

Soldiers began driving long metal poles into the ground and rolling out wire, building a barrier similar to that erected by Hungary on its southern border with Serbia and Croatia 

Croatia again delivers diplomatic note to Slovenia

Slovenia is again called on to remove the barbed wire from Croatian territory.

Slovenia continues putting fence along border with Croatia

Slovenian authorities have continued putting a barbed wire fence on the country's border with Croatia in order to direct the refugee influx 

Thousands of migrants passing through Croatia, Austria erecting fence at Spielfeld

Slovenia's media have reported that Austria has started erecting a 3.7-kilometre wire fence along the Spielfeld-Sentilj border crossing between Austria and Slovenia. 

Erjavec says Croatia-Slovenia border not determined yet

"Slovenia is putting up technical barriers on its territory, the border has not been defined yet and we do not know how it runs, that will be known when the arbitral tribunal makes a ruling,"

Slovenia says has no reason to remove fence

"Migrations of such a large scale as this are a big challenge to all countries in the region and it is important that they cooperate most closely in managing migrant flows,"

Milanovic: Slovenia putting up fence for domestic political reasons

The two prime ministers were speaking to the press in Valletta, Malta, where they were attending an EU summit on the refugee crisis. They met briefly on arrival.

Slovenia presented with protest note for barbed wire on Croatian territory

"Slovenia thus violated the territory of the Republic of Croatia which even according to the official Slovenian land records does not belong to the Republic of Slovenia," 

Croatia insists that all honour Juncker plan in dealing with refugee crisis

The Croatian minister said that one of the reasons for convening the meeting would be to clarify the matter of implementing the Dublin Regulation on asylum.

Croatia protests against Slovenia's fence on its territory, Slovenia says didn't cross borderline

"Slovenia has been requested to remove the fence in the shortest time possible," the ministry said in a statement

Croatia accuses Slovenia of putting fence on Croatia's territory near Harmica

The Croatian police directorate said on Wednesday that a part of a razor wire fence which Slovenia was erecting along its border with Croatia encroached upon Croatia's territory

Slovenia set to erect wire fence along 80 kilometres of border

"The fences are not there to seal the border but to make it possible for us to organise the reception of migrants where we can register them," Erjavec told the Slovenian media.

Trucks with wire fencing arrive in Slovenian village on border with Croatia

Trucks carrying wire fencing arrived in the Slovenian village of Veliki Obrez close to the border with Croatia on Wednesday, a day after the government said it would start to put up fences

Slovenia to set up barriers on Croatian border to control migrant influx, says PM

 I want to stress that, by doing that, Slovenia is not closing its borders, only preventing the uncontrolled entry of migrants into our territory

Cerar says Slovenia to use wire, army against 'impossible' refugee influx

"It's easy to say that repression isn't the right answer, but what to do when people keep entering your house? No European state will allow such a situation. 

Austrian Chancellor against barriers on borders

Austria will build "technical barriers" on its border with Slovenia to help control the flow of thousands of migrants crossing daily into Austrian territory

Cerar says will defend Slovenian interests, safety; might put up fence on Croatian border

"As prime minister, I'm willing to do everything to protect Slovenia's interests, the peace and safety of our people," he told reporters ...

Grabar-Kitarovic not excluding possible fence on border

"I would like to avoid the situation where we have to put any kind of physical barrier on the border... I don't know about the fence, ...