Austria has sent 50 extra police officers at the Brenner crossing to enforce the border controls at the area which links Austria with Italy.

The news were reported by the Italian news agency, ANSA, which said that the deployment of the police officers took place on Tuesday and they instantly started the controls at all the border passages.

According to the local Italian police, the Austrian police officials started controlling the traffic watching out for migrants and refugees trying to en...

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