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Again brutal police violence against people who tried to cross Bosnian/Croatian border

Bosnia, Croatia, June 2nd 2019: Are You Syrious reports about yet again another case of brutal police violence against people who tried to cross the Bosnian/Croatian border at Velika Kladuša. Last month, Youssef died in the border town. One of the people who died because of “hidden violence”.

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#Bosnia: State authorities force closedown of Aid Brigade in #Sarajevo

Sarajevo, Bosnia May 28, 2019: Approximately 20 armed SFA (Service for Foreigners Affairs) and Bosnian police officers forced closedown of Aid Brigade. Aid Brigade provided mutual aid to refugees in the Bosnian capital. Once again a European state is acting against refugees and people who support them.

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Video footage about pushbacks on #EU external Border from #Croatia to #Bosnia

Video footage published on May 15 by journalists from the Swiss media outlet SRF shows Croatian authorities engaged in the process of a collective expulsion. This video further increases the burden of proof against Croatian authorities who continue to deny their involvement in these illegal actions. This footage compliments previous video footage published in December by Border Violence Monitoring (BVM)demonstrating 54 collective expulsions, so-called push-backs, along the Croatian-Bosnian border.

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#NoBorders: Deadly weekend at the European frontiers, but looks like nobody really cares

Death of people on the move, even children, no longer news in Europe. Number of people arriving in Bosnia rising again.

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Cars of Hope collective: Situation on the Balkan route is getting worse

Press release March 09, 2019 ++ Situation on the Balkan route worsens more and more +++ Cars of Hope shifts focus to fugitives in Greece +++ Hunger strike in Athens ended +++

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#Bosnia: Authorities try to force No Name Kitchen to stop working in Velika Kladusa

Statement by No Name Kitchen about the attempt by Bosnian authorities to stop mutual aid operations of No Name Kitchen in Velika Kladusa.
Local authorities have now decided to forbid the volunteers of No Name Kitchen to offer any service or help.

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First footage of illegal push-backs on the Croatian-Bosnian border

Report with a link to loads of video- and other material about illegal push-backs from the EU outer border (Croatia) to Bosnia.

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#NoBorders: Witnessing a push-back at the Croatian border

There were many reports about police violence against refugees in Croatia in the past months. This time an unaccompanied minor from Syria returned to Bosnia with a video recording of a push-back in action.

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#Croatia: Future beyond the police hammer and humanitarian anvil

More than 700 academics, activists, artists, and journalists, as well as some 50 collectives, initiatives, editorial boards, and organizations have reacted to the eruption of hatred against the refugees and migrants channeled through the media and social discussions in Croatia.

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