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Austria searches freight trains in new frontline on illegal migration

Police pick up 100 to 150 illegal immigrants a day in Austria. The majority of those are found on passenger and freight trains.

Steinach am Brenner, Austria

AUSTRIAN police have started searching freight trains travelling from Italy at night to tackle illegal migration and avert further deaths after two stowaways died earlier this month.

A man and a woman from Eritrea who had hidden on a train bringing...

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