EU accuses Belarus of acting like ‘gangster regime’ as thousands of freezing migrants camp on Polish border

EU accuses Belarus of acting like 'gangster regime' as thousands of freezing migrants camp on Polish border

Poland has accused Lukashenko of attempting to orchestrate a crisis on the European Union’s eastern frontier by funneling migrants to the border in retaliation for sweeping sanctions imposed on Minsk by the bloc and other Western powers in June. Lukashenko’s government has repeatedly denied the claims, blaming the West for dangerous, sometimes fatal, border crossings … Read more

Migrants camp overnight at Polish border after tense day

Migrants camp overnight at Polish border after tense day

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish riot police and coils of razor wire faced off Tuesday against migrants, including families with young children, who were camped just across the border in Belarus, amid a tense standoff on the European Union’s eastern border.Polish authorities reported that the situation on the border was calm overnight and earlier Tuesday, … Read more