2016, another year of turmoil on the Old Continent’s frontiers… Here is a visual summary of what happened.
Schengen (still) in crisis: internal borders across the EU reinstated
The closing of the Balkan route: migrants stranded in Greece
Nato new mandate: refugees? Alliance vessels in the Mediterranean
Schengen under further strain: tighter border security after Brussels attacks
First refugees under EU-Turkey deal land in Germany
Bad omen: Schengen European Museum ceiling collapse
Brexit dixit: harder borders in the UK?
The Great Wall of Calais: work on the latest European barrier begins …
Frontex redux: The new European Border and Coast Guard launched
Calais’ Jungle is no more…
Migrant deaths in the Mediterranean at a record high