Projects: EU Immigration I: Fortress Europe: Fortress Europe - Immigration

An Albanian Kosovar woman is photographed and registered at the Chiasso Asylum Seekers Center. Thousands of clandestine immigrants who enter Europe illegally through Italy cross the border into Switzerland every year to seek asylum.Chiasso, Switzerland.Photo © J.B. Russell
Fortress Europe - Immigration, December 1998

An Albanian Kosovar woman is photographed and registered at the Chiasso Asylum Seekers Center. Thousands of clandestine immigrants who enter Europe illegally through Italy cross the border into Switzerland every year to seek asylum. 

Chiasso, Switzerland. 

Photo © J.B. Russell