The Closing of the Hungarian Border, as Seen by Drones

By Annalee Newitz on at

This drone video captures what’s happening right now on the border between Hungary and Croatia. All you can see for kilometres on the road are buses and checkpoints.

It’s yet another instant mega-fence erection, where countries are pouring resources into preventing Syrian refugees from crossing over borders as they flee to the west.

This footage was taken by Drone Media Studio, who write:

Thanks to the relative success of the Serbian one Hungary has started to erect a new border fence along the Hungary-Croatia border ... meanwhile the migrants are being bussed to the Austrian border across the official checkpoints.

Find out more at Drone Media Studio.