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A man climbs out from a hiding place under a freight train along the Austrian-Hungarian frontier. The new eastern members of the European Union, for decades countries of emigration, are now on the front lines of the fight against illegal immigration into the open borders of Europe.Hegyeshalom, Hungary.Photo © J.B. Russell
Fortress Europe - Immigration, December 1998

A man climbs out from a hiding place under a freight train along the Austrian-Hungarian frontier. The new eastern members of the European Union, for decades countries of emigration, are now on the front lines of the fight against illegal immigration into the open borders of Europe. 

Hegyeshalom, Hungary. 

Photo © J.B. Russell