Balkan Region Report –October 2020

In October, the Border Violence Monitoring Network published 40 reports of pushbacks and police violence at European Union borders. These cases, which relate the experience of 1003 people-on-the-move, are a testament to the brutal border systems in place at internal and external EU borders. Respondents experienced a range of physical, psychological and structural violence, which is examined in detail in this report.

Full titleUnspecified
PublisherBorder Violence Monitoring Network
Media typeWebsite
Topics Border and Surveillance Technology & Industry, International governmental organisations, IGOs (UNHCR, IOM)
Regions Europe

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