Article #72 The Unique Case: Hungary and the Ongoing Migrant Crisis

Since the start of the ongoing migrant crisis which has seen millions of people leave their homelands in the Middle East and Northern Africa one thing has been clear, this is the largest mass migration since WW II. Yet, in Hungary and it’s capital Budapest, the migrant crisis is being handled in a unique way.

Migrants sleep in one of the main train stations in Budapest during Friday, September 4th 2015.
(Photo Credit: Elekes Andor via Wikimedia Commons)
Syrian refugees protest at Budapest Keleti railway station as a Hungarian police officer looks on. (Photo Credit: Mstyslav Chernov via Wikimedia Commons)
Migrants adeptly struggle their way through barbwire fencing to cross from Serbia into Hungary illegally during August, 2015. (Photo Credit: Gémes Sándor via Wikimedia Commons)