Friday, September 11

Traveling in Europe’s River of Migrants

Refugees, mostly from Syria and Afghanistan, crowded a platform as they waited for a train at Keleti station in Budapest on Thursday.
"Tens of thousands of migrants and refugees, mostly fleeing unrest in the Middle East and Afghanistan, are pushing their way through the Balkans to Hungary. From there, many are continuing their desperate trip to Germany and other countries in northern Europe. A team of New York Times journalists is documenting their journey."
NY Times

A group of Syrian migrants charged their cellphones using a television station's satellite truck outside the Keleti train station last week in Budapest.