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Monday, 19 October 2015 - 18:54
Tensions rise as migrant path blocked
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Tensions are building among thousands of migrants heading north through Balkan states as their route to western Europe is stalled by new controls.

Many spent last night in the cold and rain as Slovenia restricted the numbers it allows in from Croatia.

Restrictions on the flow have produced bottlenecks on Croatia's borders with Slovenia and Serbia.

Croatia had asked its northern neighbour Slovenia to accept 5,000 migrants daily, but Slovenia said it would only take half that number.
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