Both Germany and Italy hit out Austria’s move to raise a 250-meter anti-refugee barrier across road links with Italy at the Brenner Pass border crossing in the Alps.
After a Thursday meeting in Rome, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said that the decision of the Austrian government to erect a barrier at Austria’s Alpine border with Italy is “unjustified.”
“We expressed our total opposition to, and, in some ways, our shock over the position that has be...
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