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

A family who was expelled from Austria after entering the country Illegally is held in a detention center on a military base in Hungary. 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, but have few means of dealing with the problem.Györ, Hungary.Photo © J.B. Russell
Fortress Europe - Immigration, December 1998

A family who was expelled from Austria after entering the country Illegally is held in a detention center on a military base in Hungary. 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, but have few means of dealing with the problem. 

Györ, Hungary. 

Photo © J.B. Russell