PD MEPs visit Bosnian refugee camps and blockade the border. At the end of the day, the situation was resolved. They are now in Bihar, with the help of Ambassador Minasi, with the IOM and some NGOs already having a brief overview of the migrant situation. Farnesina declares that the difficulties have been overcome as a result of the intervention of our embassies in Zagreb and Sarajevo. The mission anticipates a visit to refugee camps in Croatia and Bosnia until January 1.
MEPs condemned what happened today via social media before the diplomatic intervention. “We are a few hundred meters from the border with Bosnia, but The police prevent us from continuing with a better checkpointA few hours ago, Brando Benefa, along with his colleagues Pierre Francesco Majorino, Alessandra Moretti and Pietro Bartolo, entered the Bojona forest between Croatia and Bosnia.
“Stop the Croatian police before the border with Bosnia. It is our right and our duty to check the border,” Piero Bartolo wrote instead, underlining in another tweet: “I am crossing the borders of Europe through the Balkan route beyond this tape, yet Croatian policea does not allow us to proceed. That is, the four MEPs, in their operations, are not allowed to see the borders of Europe with their own eyes“.
“This is a very serious, unprecedented fact, an unqualified episode – Bartolo saidAdcronos – What was beyond the control of the police? What should we hide from our eyes? After all, if this is the attitude of the four MEPs pursued by the three journalists, is it legitimate to ask what is happening from the cameras on Europe’s border, to these people who only hope for themselves and a better future for their children? “.
Secretary Dem Nicola commented on the incident on Twitter Gypsies, Divides “Very serious Croatian police have blocked the mission of PD MEPs to Bosnia to inspect refugee camps. “Late in the evening, this resolution.