First migrant group reaches Austrian border after quotas take effect

Nearly 400 migrants arrived Saturday from Slovenia at Austria's main border crossing for asylum seekers, the first to reach the Spielfeld checkpoint since the introduction of a new quota system, an Austrian police spokeswoman told dpa.

Serbia willing to participate in quotas but cannot be refugee 'parking lot'

Serbia is prepared to participate in the European system of quotas to manage the migrant crisis, but will not be a parking lot for refugees, Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said on Wednesday, as quoted by the RTS public broadcaster.