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The long road north: thousands of migrants now taking the Balkan route

The next stage in a gruelling journey to Europe takes thousands of Syrians, Afghans and Iraqis from Greece to the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM). In the town of Gevgelia, they "queue anxiously for a passage north":http://www.euronews.com/2015/08/14/balkan-route-now-busiest-irregular-passage-to-eu-for-migrants/ to the Serbian border, with the hope of moving on to Hungary and the open borders of the Schengen Zone. Ahmed was among those in the Gevgelia station. A Syrian refugee, … READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2015/08/17/the-long-road-north-thousands-of-migrants-now-taking-the-balkan-route What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 13 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews

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