Columnnist

Rick Lyman

Bureau Chief The New York Times

Central and Eastern European Bureau Chief The New York Times

Rick Lyman
20 Jul 2015

Route of migrants into Europe shifts towards western Balkans

The surge of migrants into Europe from war-ravaged and impoverished parts of the Middle East, Afghanistan and Africa has shifted in recent months. Migrants are now pushing by land across the western Balkans, in numbers roughly equal to those entering the Continent through Italy.

20 Jul 2015