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

An illegal immigrant being held in a detention center on a military base after being expelled from Austria. 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

An illegal immigrant being held in a detention center on a military base after being expelled from Austria. 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