A large crowd staged a protest outside the station a day after thousands of migrants and refugees were allowed onto trains bound for Germany and Austria.
In this extra scene from People Smuggling in Sicily: Europe or Die, VICE News visits Europe's largest migrant reception center, hidden away in the Sicilian countryside.
In this excerpt from 'People Smuggling in Sicily: Europe or Die,' VICE News meets a former smuggler who provides an insight into the network of people in the business of trafficking, and suggests ways Europe could save migrants' lives.
Germany is planning to disregard EU law and drop the Dublin regulation for Syrian refugees, according to an internal instruction. Some 800,000 migrants are expected to arrive there by the end of 2015.
Europe’s Largest Migrant Reception Center (Extra Scene from 'People Smuggling in Sicily: Europe or Die')
In this extra scene from 'People Smuggling in Sicily: Europe or Die,' VICE News visits Europe’s largest migrant reception center, hidden away in the Sicilian countryside.
what are people on about when they talk about "Triton"? What's a "Eurosur"? Why is Dublin making regulations governing anything?
VICE News travels to Sicily, a main stepping stone into Europe, to follow a police operation to arrest suspected smugglers at a boat landing, and meet a former member of a people trafficking network operating between Libya, Egypt, and Italy.
Several officials in northern Italy announced over the weekend they would refuse to take in any more "illegal immigrants."
One day after 10 more people died at sea while trying to reach Italy, the European Commission announced it would deliver new policy proposals months earlier than planned.
In episode three of Europe or Die, VICE News correspondent Milène Larsson visits Bulgaria to see Europe's newest border fence and speaks to Syrians who, because of the EU's Dublin Regulation, are trapped in one of Europe's poorest countries.
Concluding the second episode of our series, VICE News correspondent Milène Larsson continues her visit to the border between Greece and Turkey to find out what happens to the many migrants who perish while attempting to cross Greece's dangerous Evros...